Oscar Movies: Thousand Clowns, A (1965)

Oscar Nominations: 4

Best Picture, produced by Fred Coe

Screenplay (Adapted): Herb gardner

Supporting Actor: Martin Balsam

Score: Don Walker

Oscar Awards: 1

Supporting Actor: Martin Balsam

Oscar Context:

In 1965, “A Thousand Clowns” competed for the Best picture with “The Sound of Music,” which won, “Darling,” “Doctor Zhivago,” and “Ship of Fools.”

Great year for Julie Christie, who won best Actress for “Darling,” but was also the star of David Lean’s “Doctor Zhivago.”

Running time: 118 Minutes