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Cavalcade of the Academy Awards (1940)

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Short | 30 min | Documentary, Short

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Updated Apr 30, 1940

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Apr 1940 (United States)

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Carey Wilson
Commentator - as Oscar statuette (voice) Commentator - as Oscar statuette (voice)   See fewer
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Janet Gaynor
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Emil Jannings
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Mary Pickford
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Warner Baxter
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Norma Shearer
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George Arliss
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Marie Dressler
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Lionel Barrymore
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Helen Hayes
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Fredric March
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Katharine Hepburn
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Charles Laughton
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Claudette Colbert
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Clark Gable
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Shirley Temple
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Irvin S. Cobb
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Gertrude Temple
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Bette Davis
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Victor McLaglen
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Irving Thalberg
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Luise Rainer
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Paul Muni
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Spencer Tracy
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W.C. Fields
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Mack Sennett
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Charlie McCarthy
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Edgar Bergen
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Darryl F. Zanuck
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Douglas Fairbanks
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Deanna Durbin
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Mickey Rooney
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Walt Disney
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Hal B. Wallis
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George Bernard Shaw
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James Stewart
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Elsa Lanchester
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Jean Hersholt
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Via Hersholt
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Hedy Lamarr
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Gene Markey
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Melvyn Douglas
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Helen Gahagan
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Irving Pichel
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Vivien Leigh
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David O. Selznick
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May Robson
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John Hay Whitney
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Louella Parsons
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Harry Martin
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Hedda Hopper
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John Carroll
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Jack L. Warner
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Harry M. Warner
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Ann Rutherford
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Virginia Bruce
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J. Walter Ruben
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Elsa Maxwell
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Laurence Olivier
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E.J. Mannix
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Judy Garland
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George Raft
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Walter Wanger
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Frank Capra
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William Cameron Menzies
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Herbert T. Kalmus
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Hal C. Kern
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James E. Newcom
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Ernest Haller
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Ray Rennahan
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Bernard B. Brown
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Fred Sersen
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Lyle R. Wheeler
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Edmund H. Hansen
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Herbert Stothart
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Harold Arlen
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E.Y. Harburg
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Bob Hope
Himself - Master of Ceremonies Himself - Master of Ceremonies   See fewer
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Hamilton Luske
Himself - Accepter of 1939 Oscar for Cartoon Short Subject (as Ham Luske) Himself - Accepter of 1939 Oscar for Cartoon Short Subject (as Ham Luske)   See fewer
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George Bagnall
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Gordon Hollingshead
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Sinclair Lewis
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Lewis R. Foster
Himself - 1939 Oscar Winner for Original Story Himself - 1939 Oscar Winner for Original Story   See fewer
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Mervyn LeRoy
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Victor Fleming
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Ernest Martin Hopkins
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Fay Bainter
Herself - Presenter of 1939 Oscars for Supporting Roles Herself - Presenter of 1939 Oscars for Supporting Roles   See fewer
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Thomas Mitchell
Himself - 1939 Oscar Winner for Best Supporting Actor Himself - 1939 Oscar Winner for Best Supporting Actor   See fewer
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Hattie McDaniel
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Robert Donat
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8.7 / 10 | 76 votes