Oscars 1976: What would YOUR ballot look like?

Home // Forums // Movies // Oscars 1976: What would YOUR ballot look like?

Viewing 10 posts - 1 through 10 (of 10 total)
Created
2 months ago
Last Reply
2 months ago
9
replies
703
views
9
users
1
1
1
  • Teridax
    Participant
    Joined:
    Dec 12th, 2014
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202125256

    Imagine you have a friend who is an Oscar voter, but he/she doesn’t care for many of the films this year, so they let you have their ballot! What would your choices be?

    Mine would be:

    Best Picture

    All The President’s Men

    Best Director

    Alan J. Pakula “All The President’s Men”

    Best Actress

    Sissy Spacek “Carrie”

    Best Actor

    Robert De Niro “Taxi Driver”

    Best Supporting Actress

    Piper Laurie “Carrie”

    Best Supporting Actor

    Laurence Olivier “Marathon Man”

    Best Writing, Story and Screenplay – Written Directly for the Screen

    “Rocky” Sylvester Stallone

    Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

    “All The President’s Men” William Goldman

    Best Cinematography

    Owen Roizman “Network”

    Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

    “All The President’s Men” Art Direction: George Jenkins & Set Decoration: George Gaines

    Best Costume Design

    (I have only seen Bound For Glory out of all the nominees, and therefore I abstain.)

    Best Sound

    “Silver Streak” Harold M. Etherington, Donald O. Mitchell, Richard Tyler, and Douglas Williams

    Best Film Editing

    “Rocky” Richard Halsey, Scott Conrad

    Best Music, Original Song

    “Rocky” (Gonna Fly Now) Music by Bill Conti & lyrics by Carol Connors and Ayn Robbins

    Best Music, Original Music Score

    “Taxi Driver” Bernard Herrmann

    Best Original Song Score or Adaptation Score

    (I have only seen Bound For Glory out of all the nominees, and therefore I abstain.)

    Best Animated Short, Live Action Short, Documentary Feature, Documentary Short, and Foreign Language Film

    I abstain, since I have not seen any of the nominees

    Reply
    Teridax
    Participant
    Joined:
    Dec 12th, 2014
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202125258

    So, please feel free to cast your imaginary ballot for what YOU thought was the best of ’76! 😀

    ReplyCopy URL
    Andrew Carden
    Participant
    Joined:
    Jan 16th, 2016
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202125302

    Picture – Network
    Director – Sidney Lumet
    Lead Actor – William Holden
    Lead Actress – Faye Dunaway
    Supporting Actor – Laurence Olivier
    Supporting Actress – Piper Laurie
    Original Screenplay – Network
    Adapted Screenplay – All the President’s Men
    Art Direction – The Last Tycoon
    Cinematography – Network
    Film Editing – Network
    Sound – Rocky
    Adapted Score – Bound for Glory
    Original Score – Obsession
    Original Song – “Gonna Fly Now”

    OSCAR FLASHBACK: 20 Years of Streep (2009) – Julie & Julia

    ReplyCopy URL
    jasonface
    Participant
    Joined:
    Nov 13th, 2015
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202125359

    BEST PICTURE
    All the President’s Men

    BEST DIRECTOR
    Alan J. Pakula, All the President’s Men

    BEST ACTOR
    Robert De Niro, Taxi Driver

    BEST ACTRESS
    Liv Ullmann, Face to Face

    BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
    Jason Robards, All the President’s Men

    BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
    Jodie Foster, Taxi Driver

    BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
    Network

    BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
    All the President’s Men

    BEST ART DIRECTION
    All the President’s Men

    BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
    Network

    BEST FILM EDITING
    Network

    BEST SCORE
    Taxi Driver

    ReplyCopy URL
    Andy Macca McGaw
    Participant
    Joined:
    Dec 22nd, 2015
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202125379

    Best Picture: Rocky
    Best Actor: Robert De Niro (Taxi Driver)
    Best Actress: Faye Dunaway (Network)
    Best Supporting Actor: Jason Robards (All the President’s Men)
    Best Supporting Actress: Jodie Foster (Taxi Driver)
    Best Director: Sidney Lumet (Network)
    Best Original Screenplay: Network
    Best Adapted Screenplay: All the President’s Men
    Best Cinematography: Bound for Glory
    Best Art Direction: All the President’s Men
    Best Costume Design: Fellini’s Casanova
    Best Editing: Rocky
    Best Sound: All the President’s Men
    Best Original Song: Evergreen (A Star Is Born)
    Best Original Score: Taxi Driver
    Best Adapted Score: Bugsy Malone
    Best Foreign Film: Seven Beauties

    ReplyCopy URL
    Kenny
    Blocked
    Joined:
    May 7th, 2017
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202125397

    BEST PICTURE
    Taxi Driver

    BEST DIRECTOR
    Alan J. Pakula, All the President’s Men

    BEST ACTOR
    Robert De Niro, Taxi Driver

    BEST ACTRESS
    Liv Ullmann, Face to Face

    BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
    Jason Robards, All the President’s Men

    BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
    Jodie Foster, Taxi Driver

    BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
    Network

    BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
    All the President’s Men

    BEST FILM EDITING
    All the President’s Men

    BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
    Bound for Glory

    BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
    Taxi Driver

    BEST ORIGINAL SONG SCORE/ADAPTATION SCORE
    Bound for Glory

    BEST SOUND
    All the President’s Men

    BEST ART DIRECTION
    All the President’s Men

    BEST COSTUME DESIGN
    Fellini’s Casanova

    BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
    Seven Beauties

    ReplyCopy URL
    james14
    Participant
    Joined:
    Oct 26th, 2011
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202126028

    Best Picture – Taxi Driver
    Best Director – Sidney Lumet, Network
    Best Actor – Robert De Niro, Taxi Driver
    Best Actress – Faye Dunaway, Network
    Best Supporting Actor – Jason Robards, All the President’s Men
    Best Supporting Actress – Jodie Foster, Taxi Driver
    Best Original Screenplay – Network
    Best Adapted Screenplay – All the President’s Men
    Best Foreign Language Film – Seven Beauties

    ReplyCopy URL
    Andrew D
    Participant
    Joined:
    Aug 19th, 2011
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202127202

    Best picture – network
    Director – network
    Actor – Finch – Network
    Actress- Tie – Faye and Sissy Spacek
    Supporting – beaty for network
    Supporting Actress- Piper Laurie – Carrie

    “So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.”
    ― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

    ReplyCopy URL
    keithw
    Participant
    Joined:
    Aug 17th, 2012
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202127471

    I was in university at the time. I remember, having seen all the films, that these were my choices. in retrospect, some I would change:
    Picture: Taxi Driver
    Actor: Robert DeNiro in Taxi Driver
    Actress: Liv Ullmann in Face to Face
    Director: Sidney Lumet, Network
    Supporting Actor: Jason Robards in All the President’s Men
    Supporting Actress: Lee Grant in Voyage of the Damned
    Original Screenplay: Network
    Adapted: All the President’s Men

    ReplyCopy URL
    Eduardo Galhardo
    Participant
    Joined:
    Nov 14th, 2015
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202132261

    BEST PICTURE
    Taxi Driver

    BEST DIRECTOR
    Ingmar Bergman, Face to Face

    BEST ACTOR
    Robert De Niro, Taxi Driver

    BEST ACTRESS
    Liv Ullmann, Face to Face

    BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
    Jason Robards, All the President’s Men

    BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
    Piper Laurie, Carrie

    BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
    Network

    BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
    All the President’s Men

    BEST FILM EDITING
    Network

    BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
    A Star Is Born

    BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
    The Omen

    BEST ORIGINAL SONG SCORE/ADAPTATION SCORE
    A Star Is Born

    BEST ORIGINAL SONG
    “Evergreen”, A Star Is Born

    BEST SOUND
    A Star Is Born

    BEST ART DIRECTION
    All the President’s Men

    BEST COSTUME DESIGN
    Fellini’s Casanova

    BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
    La victoire en chantant

    ReplyCopy URL
Viewing 10 posts - 1 through 10 (of 10 total)
Reply To: Oscars 1976: What would YOUR ballot look like?

You can use BBCodes to format your content.
Your account can't use Advanced BBCodes, they will be stripped before saving.

Similar Topics
Jake - Aug 22, 2017
Movies
wilfred... - Aug 21, 2017
Movies