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The 56th Annual Academy Awards (1984)

Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »
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Cast

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

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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

Followed by The 78th Annual Academy Awards (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Flashdance... What a Feeling
Written by Giorgio Moroder, Keith Forsey and Irene Cara
Performed by Irene Cara
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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 »

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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