Classic Film Guide


1932-1933 Academy Awards (Oscar winners and nominees)

(winners listed first, in bold print)

Best Picture

Cavalcade (1933)

42nd Street (1933)

A Farewell to Arms (1932)

I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932)

Lady for a Day (1933)

Little Women (1933)

The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933)

She Done Him Wrong (1933)

Smilin' Through (1932)

State Fair (1933)


Best Actor in a Leading Role

Charles Laughton, The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933)

Leslie Howard, Berkeley Square (1933)

Paul Muni, I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932)


Best Actress in a Leading Role

Katharine Hepburn, Morning Glory (1933)

Diana Wynyard, Cavalcade (1933)

May Robson, Lady for a Day (1933)


Best Director

Frank Lloyd, Cavalcade (1933)

Frank Capra, Lady for a Day (1933)

George Cukor, Little Women (1933)


Best Writing, Original Story

Robert Lord, One Way Passage (1932)

Frances Marion, The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933)

Charles MacArthur, Rasputin and the Empress (1932)


Best Writing, Adaptation

Victor Heerman & Sarah Mason for Little Women (1933)

Robert Riskin, Lady for a Day (1933)

Paul Green & Sonya Levien for State Fair (1933)


Best Cinematography

Charles Lang, A Farewell to Arms (1932)

George Folsey, Reunion in Vienna (1933)

Karl Struss, The Sign of the Cross (1932)


Best Art Direction

William Darling, Cavalcade (1933)

Hans Dreier & Roland Anderson, A Farewell to Arms (1932)

Cedric Gibbons, When Ladies Meet (1933)


Best Sound, Recording

Franklin Hansen, A Farewell to Arms (1932)

Nathan Levinson, 42nd Street (1933)

Nathan Levinson, Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933)

Nathan Levinson, I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932)

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