Oscar Movies: Patriot, The (1929)

The Patriot (1929)

Oscar Nominations: 5

Best Picture (Paramount Famous Lasky), produced by Ernst Lubitsch
Director: Ernst Lubitsch
Actor: Lewis Stone
Writing Achievement: Hans Kraly
Interior Decoration: Hans Dreier

Oscar Award: 2

Writing Achievement

Oscar Context

The Best Picture (or Production, as it was then called) went to another MGM musical, The Broadway Melody.

Frank Lloyd won the Director Oscar for The Divine Lady; Emil Jannings won the Actor Oscar for this as well as The Last Command; Cedric Gibbons was honored for the Interior Decoration of The Bridge of San Luis Rey.