Oscar Movies: Lives of a Bengal Lancer


Oscar Nominations: 7

Picture (produced by Louis D. Lighton)
Director: Henry Hathaway
Screenplay: Achmed Abdullah, John L. Balderston, Grover Jones, William Slavens McNutt, and Waldemar Young
Interior Decoration: Hans Dreier and Roland Anderson
Sound Recording: Franklin Hansen
Film Editing: Ellsworth Hoagland
Assistant Directors: Clem Beauchamp and Paul Wing

Oscar Awards: 1

Assistant Director

Oscar Context

Lives of a Bengal Lancer competed for the Best Picture Oscar with eleven other films: Alice Adams, Broadway Melody of 1936, Captain Blood, David Copperfield, The Informer, Les Miserables, A Midsummer Nights Dream, Mutiny on the Bounty, Naughty Marietta, Ruggles of Red Gap, and Top Hat.

Mutiny of the Bounty won Best Picture, and John Ford won Best Director for The Informer.