We start with the nominees for Best Supporting Actor, after the jump...
West Side Story
first and only nomination; Golden Globe Winner for Best Supporting Actor
Judgment at Nuremberg
fourth and final nomination; BAFTA Award Nominee for Best Foreign Actor, Golden Globe Nominee for Best Supporting Actor
Pocketful of Miracles
second and final nomination
first and only nomination; Golden Globe Nominee for Best Supporting Actor; NBR Winner for Best Supporting Actor
Also in the conversation:
- Tony Randall, Lover Come Back (Golden Globe Nominee for Supporting Actor) - the best flavor in a shit sandwich. **
The Academy gave the award to George Chakiris - it was only the fourth award of the night, following the Documentary categories and Costume Design, but already West Side Story's second Oscar:
And you know what? I'm inclined to agree. My vote goes to:
WEST SIDE STORY
Tomorrow, an international affair with the nominees for Best Original Screenplay: Russia's Ballad of a Soldier, Italy's La Dolce Vita and General della Rovere, and the USA's Lover Come Back and Splendor in the Grass.