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The 56th Annual Academy Awards (1984)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Johnny Carson ... Himself - Host
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jane Alexander ... Herself - Nominee & Presenter
Gene Allen Gene Allen ... Himself - President of the Academy
Herb Alpert ... Himself - Performer (as Herb Albert & The Tijuana Brass)
Emile Ardolino ... Himself - Winner
Anna Asp Anna Asp ... Herself - Winner
Richard Attenborough ... Himself - Presenter (as Sir Richard Attenborough)
Kevin Bacon ... Himself - Presenter
Binnie Barnes ... Herself - Wife of M.J. Frankovich
Jennifer Beals ... Herself - Presenter
Mark Berger ... Himself - Winner
Alan Bergman Alan Bergman ... Himself - Winner & Nominee
Ingrid Bergman Ingrid Bergman ... Herself - Accepting Award for Best Foreign Language Film (as Mrs. Ingmar Bergman)
Marilyn Bergman Marilyn Bergman ... Herself - Winner & Nominee
Jay Boekelheide Jay Boekelheide ... Himself - Winner
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 April 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The 56th Annual Academy Awards See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Linda Hunt, who won an Oscar for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for The Year of Living Dangerously (1982), became the first person to win an Oscar for playing a character of the opposite sex. She played a male photographer in the movie. See more »

Quotes

[Accepting the Best Actress award]
Shirley MacLaine: I'm gonna cry, because this show has been as long as my career.
[audience laughs]
Shirley MacLaine: I have wondered for twenty-six years what this would feel like; thank you for terminating the suspense.
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Connections

Edited into Oscar's Greatest Moments (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

There's No Business Like Show Business
(Finale)
Written by Irving Berlin
Performed by Liza Minnelli and Sammy Davis Jr. along with presenters and Oscar winners.
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