About the film
Cavalcade of the Academy Awards
Release Date: July 31, 1940
|Production Companies||:||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS)|
|Writers||:||De Leon Anthony|
This 1940 presentation features highlights of earlier (1928 onward) Oscar ceremonies including Shirley Temple and Walt Disney, plus acceptance speeches for films released in 1939 with recipients and presenters including Vivien Leigh, Judy Garland, Hattie McDaniel, Fay Bainter, Mickey Rooney, Thomas Mitchell, Sinclair Lewis, and more, with host Bob Hope.