Oscar Rewrite: 1940


Best Picture: Rebecca   The Grapes of Wrath

Best Director: John Ford (The Grapes of Wrath)   Alfred Hitchcock (Rebecca)

Best Actor: Jimmy Stewart (The Philadelphia Story / The Shop Around the Corner)

Best Actress: Ginger Rogers (Kitty Foyle)   Rosalind Russell (His Girl Friday)

Best Supporting Actor: Walter Brennan (The Westerner) Frank Morgan (The Shop Around the Corner)

Best Supporting Actress: Jane Darwell (The Grapes of Wrath) Judith Anderson (Rebecca)

Best Original Screenplay: The Great McGinty (Preston Sturges)  The Great Dictator (Charlie Chaplin)

Best Adapted Screenplay: The Philadelphia Story (Donald Ogden Stewart from a play by Philip Barry)   Pinocchio (Ted Sears, Otto Englander, Webb Smith, William Cottrell, Joseph Sabo, Erdman Penner & Aurelius Battaglia from a story by Carlo Collodi)