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On 4/1/2021 at 5:55 AM, TopBilled said:

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two thousand twenty-ninth category

Teen sci-fi

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WEIRD SCIENCE (1985)
YOUNG EINSTEIN (1988)
THE HUNGER GAMES (2012)

I forgot about SUPER 8, STRANGER THINGS, and E.T.

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Wonderful examples yesterday. Thank you!

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two thousand thirty-first category

Only one Oscar nomination in a long career

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Ann Sothern for THE WHALES OF AUGUST (1987)
Robert Preston for VICTOR VICTORIA (1982)
Gloria Stuart for TITANIC (1997)

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Anne  Archer  Jean  Arthur   Lauren  Bacall  Jeanne  Crain   Doris  Day    Marlene  Dietrich   Julie  Harris   Merle  Oberon   Lee  Remick    Lana  Turner  for  actresses   Brian  Aherne  Ralph  Bellamy    Kevin  Costner     Tony  Curtis    Robert  Redford     Franchot  Tone     Cornell  Wilde     Richard  Widmark  for actors

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Anthony Perkins:  Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Friendly Persuasion (1956)

Alan Bates:  Best Actor, The Fixer (1968)

Laurence Harvey:  Best Actor, Room at the Top (1960)

Janet Leigh:  Best Actress, Psycho (1960)

Mary Tyler Moore :  Best Actress, Ordinary People

James Garner:  Best Actor, Murphy's Romance 

David Niven:  Best Actor (winner), Separate Tables 

Eve Arden:  Best Supporting Actress, Mildred Pierce

Hume Cronyn:  Best Supporting Actor, The Seventh Cross

Fred Astaire:  Best Supporting Actor, The Towing Inferno 

 

 

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Two ladies with great comedic timing who were nominated for (so-so) mother-role   drama performances:

Joan Blondell (over 50 years of film credits) for The Blue Veil (1951)  BLUE VEIL 1951 Jane Wyman Natalie Wood Joan Blondell 10x8 STILL | eBay

Una Merkel (over 40 years of film credits) for Summer and Smoke (1961)  One Week Left to Watch ______ - Blog - The Film Experience

Lew Ayres (60 years of film credits) got one nom for Johnny Belinda  Animated GIF

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Can I mention zero nominations -- Bob Hope, who did win the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian award. Had to mention him because he hosted it all the time and joked, "The Academy Awards, or as it's known in my house: Passover."

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Take the Money and Run (1969)

Marathon Man (1976)

Personal Best (1982) track and field athletes

The Candidate (1972) running for office

The Graduate (1967) Dustin Hoffman running again after car runs out of gas and later he and Elaine run for the bus

Run for Your Life (Beatles song)

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Logan's  Run  1976   The  Running  Man  1987   The  Naked  Runner  1967   The  Loneliness  of  the  Long  Distance  Runner  1962   Born To  Run  ( Bruce  Springsteen  Song)

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nobody ran as much as Forrest Gump  Animated GIF

great run involving brides and boulders in Seven Chances  Animated GIF

iconic run--North by Northwest  Animated GIF

running from the start==A Hard Day's Night  Animated GIF

running with Huggies--Raising Arizona  Animated GIF

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Olympic track and field--

WALK DON'T RUN

THE FIRST OLYMPICS -- ATHENS 1896

UNBROKEN 

MCFARLAND USA (high school)

 

Superheroes who run fast--

SUPERMAN

THE FLASH

Dash from THE INCREDIBLES

Pietro aka Quicksilver from XMEN movies, WANDAVISION, killed in AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON, as I recall 

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two thousand thirty-third category

Microscopes and telescopes

Microscope— TOPAZE (1933)
Microscope— THE STORY OF LOUIS PASTEUR (1936)

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Telescope— THE HEAVENLY BODY (1944)
Telescope— MASTER AND COMMANDER: THE FAR SIDE OF THE WORLD (2003)

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Telescopes:

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947)

Telescope - the Ghost and Mrs Muir | Muir, Ghost, Good movies

 

The Pirates of the Caribbean franchise

Telescope | Pirates of the caribbean, Captain jack sparrow, Hector barbossa

 

Microscopes:

A Nun's Story (1959)

Microscope Scenes - Movies list

 

The Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)

Burt Lancaster looking through microscope in a scene from the film... News  Photo - Getty Images

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Telescope

ROAD TO MOROCCO -- stars seen through a telescope turn out to be bugs

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Microscope

THE FUGITIVE -- Dr Kimble solves the crime with a microscope -- he learns the samples from the drug study got switched

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microscopes:

cutting-edge forensics in Kid Glove Killer (1942)  Animated GIF

handy to scientists in The Invisible Man Returns  Animated GIF

telescopes:

a little fun on the ferry--Barefoot in the Park  Animated GIF

close up view of a murder, from Secret Agent (1936)...sorry I couldn't clip this..a great scene   c296a4e3cecb68668e0f7c01ddf153ed.jpg

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Telescope-- 

TREASURE ISLAND and other pirate films

NINOTCHKA -- seeing his place from the Eiffel Tower

Microscope --

NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS -- looking at Christmas under a microscope

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