Oscar Movies: Pied Piper, The (1942)

 

Oscar Nominations

 

Best Picture

Actor: Monty Woolley

Cinematography

 

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context

 

The big winner in 1942 was William Wyler’s “Mrs. Miniver.”  James Cagney received the Best Actor for “Yankee Doodle Dandy.”

 

Cast

Howard (Monty Woolley)

Ronnie Cavanaugh (Roddy McDowall)

Sheila Cavanaugh (Peggy Ann Garner)

Nicole Rougeron (Anne Baxter)

Major Diessen (Otto Preminger)

Aristide Rougeron (J. Carrol Naish)

Mr. Cavanaugh  (Lester Matthews)

Mrs. Cavanaugh (Jill Esmond)