Oscar Movies: Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, The (1969)

Oscar Nominations: 2
 
Actress: Maggie Smith
Song: Jean, music and lyrics by Rod McKuen
 
Oscar Awards: 1
 
Actress
 
Oscar Context
 
The winner of Best Song was “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head,” by Burt Bachrach and Hal David from the popular Western, “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.”
 In 1969, Smith competed for the best Actress Oscar with Genevieve Bujold in “Anne of the Thousand Days,” Jane Fonda in “They Shoot Horses, Don’t They?” Liza Minnelli in “The Sterile Cuckoo,” and Jean Simmons in “The Happy Ending.”