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The 50th Annual Academy Awards (1978)

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Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as " Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of cinematographic art for their contribution to creation of movies.
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Apr 3, 1978 (United States)

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Bob Hope
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Jack Albertson
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Irwin Allen
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Edward Anhalt
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Fred Astaire
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Priscilla Barnes
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John Barry
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Anne Baxter
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Robert Benton
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Tony Bill
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Karen Black
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Robert Blalack
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Debby Boone
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Margaret Booth
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Ernest Borgnine
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Marshall Brickman
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Garrett Brown
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Leslie Browne
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Richard Burton
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Ben Burtt
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Red Buttons
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Michael Caine
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Richard Carlson
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Stockard Channing
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Cyd Charisse
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Paddy Chayefsky
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Richard Chew
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Roger Christian
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Joan Crawford
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Bing Crosby
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Quinn Cummings
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Sammy Davis Jr.
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Bette Davis
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Olivia de Havilland
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Ed Di Giulio
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Leslie Dilley
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Melinda Dillon
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Kirk Douglas
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Richard Dreyfuss
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Patty Duke
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John Dykstra
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Richard Edlund
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Kermit Eller
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Mia Farrow
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Farrah Fawcett
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Peter Finch
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Peter Firth
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Louise Fletcher
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Jane Fonda
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Joan Fontaine
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Jodie Foster
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Aretha Franklin
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Peggy Ann Garner
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Greer Garson
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Janet Gaynor
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Susan George
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Ken Grant
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Johnny Green
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Joel Grey
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Mark Hamill
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Marvin Hamlisch
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Goldie Hawn
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Mary Ann Hay
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Charlton Heston
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Paul Hirsch
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William Holden
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Burl Ives
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Charles H. Joffe
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Diane Keaton
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George Kennedy
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Stanley Kramer
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Arthur Laurents
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Michele Lee
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Gloria Loring
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George Lucas
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Marcia Lucas
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Don MacDougall
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Dorothy Malone
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Henry Mancini
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Groucho Marx
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Marsha Mason
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Marcello Mastroianni
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Grant McCune
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Bob Minkler
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Walter Mirisch
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John Mollo
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Rita Moreno
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Zero Mostel
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Jack Nicholson
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Edmond O'Brien
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Eleanor Parker
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Jane Powell
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Elvis Presley
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Deborah Raffin
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Vanessa Redgrave
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Donna Reed
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Debbie Reynolds
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Norman Reynolds
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Cliff Robertson
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Mickey Rooney
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Herbert Ross
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Eva Marie Saint
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Alvin Sargent
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Neil Simon
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Maggie Smith
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Gale Sondergaard
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Camilla Sparv
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Steven Spielberg
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Sylvester Stallone
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Barbara Stanwyck
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John Stears
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Beatrice Straight
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John Travolta
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Claire Trevor
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Cicely Tyson
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Jack Valenti
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King Vidor
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Raquel Welch
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Tuesday Weld
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Ray West
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Billy Dee Williams
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