Oscar Movies: Magnificent Seven, The (1960)

Elmer Bernstein’s unforgettable theme music, which was deservedly nominated for an Oscar, was later immortalized as the “Marlboro Man” motif in the popular cigarette commercial.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Score (Drama or Comedy): Elmer Bernstein

Oscar Awards: None


Oscar Context:

The winner of the Scoring Oscar was Ernest Gold for “Exodus.