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4th Academy Awards Ceremony (1931)



4th Academy Awards Ceremony

(1931)

Drama / Family / News

November 10, 1931 at Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles, California

Hosted by Lawrence Grant

The 4th Academy Awards were awarded to films completed and screened in 1930 and 1931 by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.   


BEST PICTURE
Cimarron

East Lynne
The Front Page
Skippy
Trader Horn 
 
BEST DIRECTOR
Norman Taurog – Skippy

Clarence Brown – A Free Soul
Lewis MilestoneThe Front Page
Wesley Ruggles – Cimarron
Josef von Sternberg – Morocco 
 
BEST ACTOR 
Lionel BarrymoreA Free Soul

Jackie Cooper – Skippy
Richard DixCimarron
Fredric March – The Royal Family of Broadway
Adolphe MenjouThe Front Page 
 
BEST ACTRESS
Marie Dressler – Min and Bill

Marlene DietrichMorocco
Irene DunneCimarron
Ann HardingHoliday
Norma ShearerA Free Soul 
 
BEST STORY 
The Dawn Patrol – John Monk Saunders

The Doorway to Hell – Rowland Brown
Laughter – Harry d'Abbadie d'Arrast, Douglas Doty and Donald Ogden Stewart
The Public Enemy – John Bright and Kubec Glasmon
Smart Money – Lucien Hubbard and Jose Jackson 
 
BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
Cimarron – Howard Estabrook

The Criminal Code – Seton I. Miller and Fred Niblo, Jr.
Holiday – Horace Jackson
Little Caesar – Francis Edward Faragoh and Robert N. Lee
Skippy – Joseph L. Mankiewicz and Sam Mintz 
 
BEST SOUND RECORDING
Paramount Publix Studio Sound Department

MGM Studio Sound Department
RKO Radio Studio Sound Department
Samuel Goldwyn-United Artists Studio Sound Department 
 
BEST ART DIRECTION
Cimarron – Max Rée

Just Imagine – Stephen Goosson and Ralph Hammeras
Morocco – Hans Dreier
Svengali – Anton Grot
Whoopee! – Richard Day 
 
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Tabu – Floyd Crosby

Cimarron – Edward Cronjager
Morocco – Lee Garmes
The Right to Love – Charles Lang
Svengali – Barney McGill


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