What comedies have won Oscars?

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What comedies have won Oscars?

The following have been the only ‘comedies’ that have won Best Picture:

  • It Happened One Night (1934)
  • You Can’t Take It With You (1938)
  • Going My Way (1944) – a musical comedy.
  • Tom Jones (1963, UK) – an historical epic/comedy.
  • The Sting (1973)
  • Annie Hall (1977)
  • The Artist (2011, Fr./US)

Did the movie Munich win any Oscars?

Munich was released by Universal Pictures in North America and internationally by DreamWorks Pictures through United International Pictures on December 23, 2005, and received five Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Editing and Best Score.

Who won the first honorary Oscar?

Bob Hope
Bob Hope was honored on four separate occasions….1950s.

Year 1951
Recipient Gene Kelly
Notes “in appreciation of his versatility as an actor, singer, director and dancer, and specifically for his brilliant achievements in the art of choreography on film.”
Award Statuette

Who won best comedy?

Ted Lasso
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series/Winners

Who killed Salameh?

At 3:35 p.m. on January 22, 1979, as Salameh and four bodyguards drove down the street in a Chevrolet station wagon, the explosives in the Volkswagen were detonated from the apartment with a radio device, killing everyone in the vehicle. After five unsuccessful attempts, Mossad had assassinated Salameh.

Was Munich a true story?

Based on the true story of the Black September aftermath, about the five men chosen to eliminate the ones responsible for that fateful day. After Black September’s assassination of Israeli athletes at the Munich Olympics in 1972, Prime Minister Golda Meir okays a covert operation to hunt down and kill all involved.

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