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30th Academy Awards Ceremony (1958)



30th Academy Awards Ceremony

(1958)

Drama / Family / News

March 26, 1958 at RKO Pantages Theatre, Hollywood, California

Hosted by Bob Hope, Rosalind Russell, David Niven, James Stewart, Jack Lemmon and Donald Duck 

BEST PICTURE
The Bridge on the River Kwai

Sayonara
Peyton Place
Witness for the Prosecution
12 Angry Men 
 
BEST DIRECTOR
David Lean – The Bridge on the River Kwai

Sidney Lumet – 12 Angry Men
Billy WilderWitness for the Prosecution
Joshua Logan – Sayonara
Mark Robson – Peyton Place 
 
BEST ACTOR
Alec Guinness – The Bridge on the River Kwai

Marlon BrandoSayonara
Anthony QuinnWild Is the Wind
Anthony Franciosa – A Hatful of Rain
Charles LaughtonWitness for the Prosecution 
 
BEST ACTRESS
Joanne Woodward – The Three Faces of Eve

Deborah Kerr – Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison
Lana TurnerPeyton Place
Anna Magnani – Wild Is the Wind
Elizabeth TaylorRaintree County 
 
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Red ButtonsSayonara

Sessue Hayakawa – The Bridge on the River Kwai
Russ TamblynPeyton Place
Vittorio De Sica – A Farewell to Arms
Arthur KennedyPeyton Place 
 
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Miyoshi Umeki – Sayonara

Hope LangePeyton Place
Carolyn Jones – The Bachelor Party
Diane Varsi – Peyton Place
Elsa LanchesterWitness for the Prosecution 
 
BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
Designing Woman – George Wells

I vitelloni – Federico Fellini, Tullio Pinelli and Ennio Flaiano
Funny Face – Leonard Gershe
Man of a Thousand Faces – Ralph Wheelwright, R. Wright Campbell, Ivan Goff and Ben Roberts
The Tin Star  – Barney Slater, Joel Kane and Dudley Nichols 
 
BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
The Bridge on the River Kwai – Michael Wilson, Carl Foreman and Pierre Boulle

12 Angry Men – Reginald Rose
Peyton Place – John Michael Hayes
Sayonara – Paul Osborn
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison – John Lee Mahin and John Huston 
 
BEST DOCUMENTARY
Albert Schweitzer

On the Bowery
Torero! 
 
BEST LIVE ACTION SHORT
The Wetback Hound

A Chairy Tale
City of Gold
Foothold on Antarctica
Portugal 
 
BEST ANIMATED SHORT
Birds Anonymous

One Droopy Knight
Tabasco Road
Trees and Jamaica Daddy
The Truth About Mother Goose 
 
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
The Bridge on the River Kwai – Malcolm Arnold

An Affair to Remember – Hugo Friedhofer
Boy on a Dolphin – Hugo Friedhofer
Perri – Paul J. Smith
Raintree County – Johnny Green 
 
BEST ORIGINAL SONG
"All the Way" from The Joker Is Wild – Music by Jimmy Van Heusen; Lyric by Sammy Cahn

"An Affair to Remember" from An Affair to Remember – Music by Harry Warren; Lyric by Leo McCarey and Harold Adamson
"April Love" from April Love – Music by Sammy Fain; Lyric by Paul Francis Webster
" Wild Is the Wind " from Wild Is the Wind – Music by Dimitri Tiomkin; Lyric by Ned Washington
"Tammy" from Tammy and the Bachelor – Music and Lyric by Ray Evans and Johnny Livingston 
 
BEST SOUND RECORDING
Sayonara – George Groves, Warner Bros. Studio Sound Department

Gunfight at the O. K. Corral – George Dutton, Paramount Studio Sound Department
Les Girls – Wesley C. Miller, MGM Studio Sound Department
Witness for the Prosecution – Gordon E. Sawyer, Samuel Goldwyn Studio Sound Department
Pal Joey – John P. Livadary, Columbia Studio Sound Department 
 
BEST COSTUME DESIGN
Les Girls – Orry-Kelly

An Affair to Remember – Charles LeMaire
Funny Face – Edith Head and Hubert de Givenchy
Pal Joey – Jean Louis
Raintree County – Walter Plunkett 
 
BEST ART DIRECTION
Sayonara – Art Direction: Ted Haworth; Set Decoration: Robert Priestley

Funny Face – Art Direction: Hal Pereira and George W. Davis; Set Decoration: Sam Comer and Ray Moyer
Raintree County – Art Direction: William A. Horning and Urie McCleary; Set Decoration: Edwin B. Willis and Hugh Hunt
Les Girls – Art Direction: William A. Horning and Gene Allen; Set Decoration: Edwin B. Willis and Richard Pefferle
Pal Joey – Art Direction: Walter Holscher; Set Decoration: William Kiernan and Louis Diage 
 
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
The Bridge on the River Kwai – Jack Hildyard

Peyton Place – William C. Mellor
Funny Face – Ray June
An Affair to Remember – Milton Krasner
Sayonara – Ellsworth Fredericks 
 
BEST FILM EDITING
The Bridge on the River Kwai – Peter Taylor

Sayonara – Arthur P. Schmidt and Philip W. Anderson
Pal Joey – Viola Lawrence and Jerome Thoms
Witness for the Prosecution – Daniel Mandell
Gunfight at the O. K. Corral – Warren Low 
 
BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
The Enemy Below – Walter Rossi

The Spirit of St. Louis – Louis Lichtenfield

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
Nights of Cabiria (Italy)

Mother India (India)
The Devil Came at Night (Germany)
Nine Lives (Norway)
The Gates of Paris (France) 
 
ACADEMY HONORARY AWARD

Charles Brackett
B. B. Kahane
Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson
The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers

JEAN HERSHOLT HUMANTARIAN AWARD
Samuel Goldwyn

PRESENTERS
June Allyson (Best Special Effects)
Fred Astaire and Dana Wynter (Best Foreign Language Film)
Ernest Borgnine and Cyd Charisse (Documentary Awards)
Joan Collins (Cinematography Awards)
Gary Cooper (Best Picture)
Wendell Corey and Robert Ryan (Costume Design Awards)
Bette Davis (Honorary Awards)
Doris Day and Clark Gable (Writing Awards)
Anita Ekberg and Vincent Price (Music Awards)
Cary Grant (Best Actor)
Rock Hudson and Jennifer Jones (Short Subjects Awards)
Van Johnson and Dorothy Malone (Best Sound Recording)
Hope Lange and Ronald Reagan (Scientific and Technical Awards)
Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward (Best Film Editing)
Gregory Peck and Eva Marie Saint (Art Direction and Set Decoration Awards)
Lana Turner (Supporting Actor)
John Wayne (Best Actress)

PERFORMERS
Anna Maria Alberghetti, Ann Blyth, Shirley Jones, Tab Hunter, Jimmie Rodgers and Tommy Sands ("April Love" from April Love)
Vic Damone ("An Affair to Remember" from An Affair to Remember)
Kirk Douglas and Burt Lancaster ("It's Great Not to Be Nominated")
Rock Hudson and Mae West ("Baby, It's Cold Outside")
Johnny Mathis (" Wild Is the Wind " from Wild Is the Wind )
Debbie Reynolds ("Tammy" from Tammy and the Bachelor)




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