Oscar Movies: Sands of Iwo Jima (1949)

Oscar Nominations: 4

Actor: John Wayne

Motion Picture Story: Harry Brown

Sound Recording: Daniel J. Bloomberg

Film Editing: Richard L. Van Enger

Oscar Awards: 0

Oscar Context:

Broderick Crawford won the Best Actor for “All the King’s Men.”  Douglas Morrow received the Writing Award for “The Stratton Story.”  Sound went to another WWII, “Twelve O’Clock High.”  Harry Gerstad won the Editing Oscar for “Champion.”