Oscar Rewrite: 1941


Best Picture: How Green Was My Valley   Citizen Kane

Best Director: John Ford (How Green Was My Valley)   Orson Welles (Citizen Kane)

Best Actor: Gary Cooper (Sergeant York)   Humphrey Bogart (The Maltese Falcon)

Best Actress: Joan Fontaine (Suspicion)  Barbara Stanwyck (The Lady Eve)

Best Supporting Actor: Donald Crisp (How Green Was My Valley) Joseph Cotton (Citizen Kane)

Best Supporting Actress: Mary Astor (The Great Life) Veronica Lake (Sullivan’s Travels)

Best Original Screenplay: Citizen Kane (Herman Mankiewicz and Orson Welles)

Best Adapted Screenplay: Here Comes Mr. Jordan (Sidney Buchman and Seton Miller)     Suspicion (Samson Raphaelson, Joan Harrison, Alma Reville from Anthony Berkeley’s book)