The 56th Annual Academy Awards (1984)

USA, 9 April 1984
colour, 4:3
mono, English

An American awards show directed by Marty Pasetta.

Plot Summary

Coverage of the 56th Annual Academy Awards.


Director: Marty Pasetta
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Producer: Jack Haley Jr
Key Hair: Dale Miller
Locations: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, L.A. County Music Center, Los Angeles, California, USA

Johnny Carson
Sir Richard Attenborough
Jennifer Beals
Matthew Broderick
James L. Brooks
Dyan Cannon
Frank Capra
Irene Cara
Jackie Cooper
Robert Duvall
Horton Foote
Keith Forsey
Mel Gibson
Gene Hackman
Rock Hudson
Linda Hunt
Shirley MacLaine
George ‘Spanky’ McFarland
Liza Minnelli
Roger Moore
Jack Nicholson
Dolly Parton
Hal Roach
Sissy Spacek
Sylvester Stallone

Alternative Titles

Includes extracts from
One Million B.C. (1940)
Topper (1937)

Extracts included in
The 70th Annual Academy Awards (1998)
Oscar’s Greatest Moments (1992)