Oscar Rewrite: 1967


Best Picture: In the Heat of the Night   The Graduate

Best Director: Mike Nichols (The Graduate)

Best Actor: Rod Steiger (In the Heat of the Night)  Sidney Poitier (In the Heat of the Night / Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner)

Best Actress: Katharine Hepburn (Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner)   Catherine Denueve (Belle de Jour)

Best Supporting Actor: George Kennedy (Cool Hand Luke) Strother Martin (Cool Hand Luke)

Best Supporting Actress: Estelle Parsons (Bonnie & Clyde) Katharine Ross (The Graduate)

Best Original Screenplay: Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (William Rose)   Bonnie and Clyde (Robert Benton, David Newman & Robert Towne)

Best Adapted Screenplay: In the Heat of the Night (Stirling Silliphant from a novel by John Ball)   In Cold Blood (Richard Brooks from Truman Capote’s novel)