A nice and interesting presentation by the Telegraph.co.uk with some curiosities about the Oscars ceremonies, nominees and winners along the years. Check it out!
Academy Awards Trivia Quiz (adapted from worldhistoryproject.org)
Are you an Oscar guru or a neophyte? Take the quiz to find out.
1. What two films have the most Academy Award nominations?
All About Eve and Gone With the Wind
Gone With The Wind and Titanic
Titanic and All About Eve
Shakespeare in Love and Forest Gump
2. What year was the first Academy Awards ceremony held?
3. Who has won the most Academy Awards?
4. What is the most recent film which the lead actor and actress both won Academy Awards?
Shakespeare in Love
The Silence of the Lambs
As Good as It Gets
5. Who was the first African American to win an Academy Award?
6. What is the only X-rated film to win an Oscar for Best Picture?
Last Tango in Paris
A Clockwork Orange
7. What was the first color movie to win Best Picture?
Gone With the Wind
The Life of Emile Zola
8. Which film series has won more than one Academy Award for Best Picture?
The Lord of the Rings