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Academy Award For Best Original Music Score

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People who added this item 18  Average listal rating (3 ratings) 5  IMDB Rating
1. One Night of Love (1934)
1934 * MUSIC (Scoring): One Night of Love - Columbia Studio Music Department, Louis Silvers, head of department (Thematic Music by Victor Schertzinger and Gus Kahn)

NOMINEES:
o The Gay Divorcee - RKO Radio Studio Music Department, Max Steiner, head of department (Score by Kenneth Webb and Samuel Hoffenstein)
o The Lost Patrol - RKO Radio Studio Music Department, Max Steiner, head of department (Score by Max Steiner)

People who added this item 62  Average listal rating (33 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 7.6 
2. The Informer (1935)
1935 * MUSIC (Scoring): The Informer - RKO Radio Studio Music Department, Max Steiner, head of department (Score by Max Steiner)

NOMINEES:
o (Write-in candidate) Captain Blood - Warner Bros.-First National Studio Music Department, Leo F. Forbstein, head of department (Score by Erich Wolfgang Korngold)
o Mutiny on the Bounty - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studio Music Department, Nat W. Finston, head of department (Score by Herbert Stothart)
o Peter Ibbetson - Paramount Studio Music Department, Irvin Talbot, head of department (Score by Ernst Toch)

People who added this item 22  Average listal rating (5 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 6.6 
3. Anthony Adverse (1936)
1936 * MUSIC (Scoring): Anthony Adverse - Warner Bros. Studio Music Department, Leo F. Forbstein, head of department (Score by Erich Wolfgang Korngold)

NOMINEES:
o The Charge of the Light Brigade - Warner Bros. Studio Music Department, Leo F. Forbstein, head of department (Score by Max Steiner)
o The Garden of Allah - Selznick International Pictures Music Department, Max Steiner, head of department (Score by Max Steiner)
o The General Died at Dawn - Paramount Studio Music Department, Boris Morros, head of department (Score by Werner Janssen)
o Winterset - RKO Radio Studio Music Department, Nathaniel Shilkret, head of department (Score by Nathaniel Shilkret)

People who added this item 14  Average listal rating (7 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.9 
4. 100 Men and a Girl (1937)
1937 * MUSIC (Scoring): One Hundred Men and a Girl -- Universal Studio Music Department, Charles Previn, head of department (no composer credit)

NOMINEES:
o The Hurricane - Samuel Goldwyn Studio Music Department, Alfred Newman, head of department (Score by Alfred Newman)
o In Old Chicago - 20th Century-Fox Studio Music Department, Louis Silvers, head of department (no composer credit)
o The Life of Emile Zola - Warner Bros. Studio Music Department, Leo F. Forbstein, head of department (Score by Max Steiner)
o Lost Horizon - Columbia Studio Music Department, Morris Stoloff, head of department (Score by Dimitri Tiomkin)
o Make a Wish - Principal Productions, Dr. Hugo Riesenfeld, musical director (Score by Dr. Hugo Riesenfeld)
o Maytime - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studio Music Department, Nat W. Finston, head of department (Score by Herbert Stothart)
o Portia on Trial - Republic Studio Music Department, Alberto Colombo, head of department (Score by Alberto Colombo)
o The Prisoner of Zenda - Selznick International Pictures Music Department, Alfred Newman, musical director (Score by Alfred Newman)
o Quality Street - RKO Radio Studio Music Department, Roy Webb, musical director (Score by Roy Webb)
o Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Walt Disney Studio Music Department, Leigh Harline, head of department (Score by Frank Churchill, Leigh Harline and Paul J. Smith)
o Something to Sing About - Grand National Studio Music Department, C. Bakaleinikoff, musical director (Score by Victor Schertzinger)
o Souls at Sea - Paramount Studio Music Department, Boris Morros, head of department (Score by W. Franke Harling and Milan Roder)
o Way Out West - Hal Roach Studio Music Department, Marvin Hatley, head of department (Score by Marvin Hatley)

People who added this item 483  Average listal rating (309 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating
5. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
1938 * MUSIC (Original Score): The Adventures of Robin Hood - Erich Wolfgang Korngold

NOMINEES:
o Army Girl - Victor Young
o Block-Heads - Marvin Hatley
o Blockade - Werner Janssen
o Breaking the Ice - Victor Young
o The Cowboy and the Lady - Alfred Newman
o If I Were King - Richard Hageman
o Marie Antoinette - Herbert Stothart
o Pacific Liner - Russell Bennett
o Suez - Louis Silvers
o The Young in Heart - Franz Waxman
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People who added this item 3283  Average listal rating (2116 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 8.1 
6. The Wizard of Oz (1939)
1939 * MUSIC (Original Score): The Wizard of Oz - Herbert Stothart

NOMINEES:
o Dark Victory - Max Steiner
o Eternally Yours - Werner Janssen
o Golden Boy - Victor Young
o Gone with the Wind - Max Steiner
o Gulliver's Travels - Victor Young
o The Man in the Iron Mask - Lud Gluskin, Lucien Moraweck
o Man of Conquest - Victor Young
o Mr. Smith Goes to Washington - Dimitri Tiomkin
o Nurse Edith Cavell - Anthony Collins
o Of Mice and Men - Aaron Copland
o The Rains Came - Alfred Newman
o Wuthering Heights - Alfred Newman
o Hunchback of Notre Dame - Alfred Newman
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People who added this item 2536  Average listal rating (1510 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.6 
7. Pinocchio (1940)
1940 * MUSIC (Original Score): Pinocchio - Leigh Harline, Paul J. Smith, Ned Washington

NOMINEES:
o Arizona - Victor Young
o The Dark Command - Victor Young
o The Fight for Life - Louis Gruenberg
o The Great Dictator - Meredith Willson
o The House of the Seven Gables - Frank Skinner
o The Howards of Virginia - Richard Hageman
o The Letter - Max Steiner
o The Long Voyage Home - Richard Hageman
o The Mark of Zorro - Alfred Newman
o My Favorite Wife - Roy Webb
o North West Mounted Police - Victor Young
o One Million B.C. - Werner Heymann
o Our Town - Aaron Copland
o Rebecca - Franz Waxman
o The Thief of Bagdad - Miklós Rózsa*
o Waterloo Bridge - Herbert Stothart

People who added this item 42  Average listal rating (25 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.8 
8. The Devil and Daniel Webster (1941)
1941 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic Picture): All That Money Can Buy - Bernard Herrmann

NOMINEES:
o Back Street - Frank Skinner
o Ball of Fire - Alfred Newman
o Cheers for Miss Bishop - Edward Ward
o Citizen Kane - Bernard Herrmann
o Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde - Franz Waxman
o Hold Back the Dawn - Victor Young
o How Green Was My Valley - Alfred Newman
o King of the Zombies - Edward Kay
o Ladies in Retirement - Morris Stoloff, Ernst Toch
o The Little Foxes - Meredith Willson
o Lydia - Miklós Rózsa
o Mercy Island - Cy Feuer, Walter Scharf
o Sergeant York - Max Steiner
o So Ends Our Night - Louis Gruenberg
o Sundown - Miklós Rózsa
o Suspicion - Franz Waxman
o Tanks a Million - Edward Ward
o That Uncertain Feeling - Werner Heymann
o This Woman Is Mine - Richard Hageman

People who added this item 2443  Average listal rating (1481 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 7.3 
9. Dumbo (1941)
1941 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): Dumbo - Frank Churchill, Oliver Wallace

NOMINEES:
* All-American Co-Ed - Edward Ward
* Birth of the Blues - Robert Emmett Dolan
* Buck Privates - Charles Previn
* The Chocolate Soldier - Herbert Stothart, Bronislaw Kaper
* Ice-Capades - Cy Feuer
* The Strawberry Blonde - Heinz Roemheld
* Sun Valley Serenade - Emil Newman
* Sunny - Anthony Collins
* You'll Never Get Rich - Morris Stoloff
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People who added this item 169  Average listal rating (80 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
10. Now, Voyager (1942)
1942 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): Now, Voyager - Max Steiner

NOMINEES:
o Arabian Nights - Frank Skinner
o Bambi - Frank Churchill (posthumous nomination), Edward Plumb
o The Black Swan - Alfred Newman
o The Corsican Brothers - Dimitri Tiomkin
o Flying Tigers - Victor Young
o The Gold Rush - Max Terr
o I Married a Witch - Roy Webb
o Joan of Paris - Roy Webb
o Jungle Book - Miklós Rózsa
o Klondike Fury - Edward Kay
o The Pride of the Yankees - Leigh Harline
o Random Harvest - Herbert Stothart
o The Shanghai Gesture - Richard Hageman
o Silver Queen - Victor Young
o Take a Letter, Darling - Victor Young
o The Talk of the Town - Friedrich Hollaender, Morris Stoloff
o To Be or Not to Be - Werner Heymann

People who added this item 163  Average listal rating (91 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.8 
11. Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)
1942 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): Yankee Doodle Dandy - Ray Heindorf, Heinz Roemheld

NOMINEES:
* Flying with Music - Edward Ward
* For Me and My Gal - Roger Edens, Georgie Stoll
* Holiday Inn - Robert Emmett Dolan
* It Started with Eve - Hans Salter, Charles Previn
* Johnny Doughboy - Walter Scharf
* My Gal Sal - Alfred Newman
* You Were Never Lovelier - Leigh Harline

People who added this item 70  Average listal rating (35 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 7.7 
12. The Song of Bernadette (1943)
1943 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): The Song of Bernadette - Alfred Newman

NOMINEES:
o The Amazing Mrs. Holliday - Frank Skinner, Hans J. Salter
o Casablanca - Max Steiner
o Commandos Strike at Dawn - Morris Stoloff, Louis Gruenberg
o The Fallen Sparrow - Roy Webb, C. Bakaleinikoff
o For Whom the Bell Tolls - Victor Young
o Hangmen Also Die - Hanns Eisler
o Hi Diddle Diddle - Phil Boutelje
o In Old Oklahoma - Walter Scharf
o Johnny Come Lately - Leigh Harline
o The Kansan - Gerard Carbonara
o Lady of Burlesque - Arthur Lange
o Madame Curie - Herbert Stothart
o The Moon and Sixpence - Dimitri Tiomkin
o The North Star - Aaron Copland
o Victory Through Air Power - Edward H. Plumb, Paul Smith, Oliver G. Wallace
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People who added this item 7  Average listal rating (2 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 6.1 
13. This Is the Army (1943)
1943 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): This Is the Army - Ray Heindorf

NOMINEES:
* Coney Island - Alfred Newman
* Hit Parade of 1943 - Walter Scharf
* Phantom of the Opera - Edward Ward
* Saludos Amigos - Charles Wolcott, Edward H. Plumb, Paul J. Smith
* The Sky's the Limit - Leigh Harline
* Something to Shout About - Morris Stoloff
* Stage Door Canteen - Frederic E. Rich
* Star Spangled Rhythm - Robert Emmett Dolan
* Thousands Cheer - Herbert Stothart

People who added this item 40  Average listal rating (19 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.7 
14. Since You Went Away (1944)
1944 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): Since You Went Away - Max Steiner

NOMINEES:
o Address Unknown - Morris Stoloff, Ernst Toch
o The Adventures of Mark Twain - Max Steiner
o The Bridge of San Luis Rey - Dimitri Tiomkin
o Casanova Brown - Arthur Lange
o Christmas Holiday - H. J. Salter
o Double Indemnity - Miklós Rózsa
o The Fighting Seabees - Walter Scharf, Roy Webb
o The Hairy Ape - Edward Paul, Michel Michelet
o It Happened Tomorrow - Robert Stolz
o Jack London - Frederic Efrem Rich
o Kismet - Herbert Stothart
o None but the Lonely Heart - Hanns Eisler, C. Bakaleinikoff
o The Princess and the Pirate - David Rose
o Summer Storm - Karl Hajos
o Three Russian Girls - Franke Harling
o Up in Mabel's Room - Edward Paul
o Voice in the Wind - Michel Michelet
o Wilson - Alfred Newman
o Woman of the Town - Miklós Rózsa

People who added this item 66  Average listal rating (41 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating
15. Cover Girl (1944)
1944 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): Cover Girl - Morris Stoloff, Carmen Dragon

NOMINEES:
* Brazil - Walter Scharf
* Higher and Higher - C. Bakaleinikoff
* Hollywood Canteen - Ray Heindorf
* Irish Eyes Are Smiling - Alfred Newman
* Knickerbocker Holiday - Werner R. Heymann, Kurt Weill
* Lady in the Dark - Robert Emmett Dolan
* Lady, Let's Dance - Edward Kay
* Meet Me in St. Louis - Georgie Stoll
* The Merry Monahans - H. J. Salter
* Minstrel Man - Ferde Grofe, Leo Erdody
* Sensations of 1945 - Mahlon Merrick
* Song of the Open Road - Charles Previn
* Up in Arms - Ray Heindorf, Louis Forbes

People who added this item 555  Average listal rating (327 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.7 
16. Spellbound (1945)
1945 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): Spellbound - Miklós Rózsa

NOMINEES:
o The Bells of St. Mary's - Robert Emmett Dolan
o Brewster's Millions - Lou Forbes
o Captain Kidd - Werner Janssen
o The Enchanted Cottage - Roy Webb
o Flame of Barbary Coast - Morton Scott, Dale Butts
o G. I. Honeymoon - Edward J. Kay
o The Story of G.I. Joe - Louis Applebaum, Ann Ronell
o Guest in the House - Werner Janssen
o Guest Wife - Daniele Amfitheatrof
o The Keys of the Kingdom - Alfred Newman
o The Lost Weekend - Miklós Rózsa
o Love Letters - Victor Young
o The Man Who Walked Alone - Karl Hajos
o Objective, Burma! - Franz Waxman
o Paris--Underground - Alexander Tansman
o A Song to Remember - Miklós Rózsa, Morris Stoloff
o The Southerner - Werner Janssen
o This Love of Ours - H. J. Salter
o The Valley of Decision - Herbert Stothart
o The Woman in the Window - Arthur Lange, Hugo Friedhofer

People who added this item 104  Average listal rating (71 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.2 
17. Anchors Aweigh (1945)
1945 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): Anchors Aweigh - Georgie Stoll

NOMINEES:
* Belle of the Yukon - Arthur Lange
* Can't Help Singing - Jerome Kern (posthumous nomination), H. J. Salter
* Hitchhike to Happiness - Morton Scott
* Incendiary Blonde - Robert Emmett Dolan
* Rhapsody in Blue - Ray Heindorf, Max Steiner
* State Fair - Alfred Newman, Charles Henderson
* Sunbonnet Sue - Edward J. Kay
* The Three Caballeros - Charles Wolcott, Edward Plumb, Paul J. Smith
* Tonight and Every Night - Marlin Skiles, Morris Stoloff
* Why Girls Leave Home - Walter Greene
* Wonder Man - Ray Heindorf, Lou Forbes
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People who added this item 353  Average listal rating (190 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.2 
18. The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
1946 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): The Best Years of Our Lives - Hugo Friedhofer

NOMINEES:
o Anna and the King of Siam - Bernard Herrmann
o Henry V - William Walton
o Humoresque - Franz Waxman
o The Killers - Miklós Rózsa
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People who added this item 20  Average listal rating (9 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.5 
19. The Jolson Story (1946)
1946 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): The Jolson Story - Morris Stoloff

NOMINEES:
* Blue Skies - Robert Emmett Dolan
* Centennial Summer - Alfred Newman
* The Harvey Girls - Lennie Hayton
* Night and Day - Ray Heindorf, Max Steiner


People who added this item 36  Average listal rating (21 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 7.1 
20. A Double Life (1947)
1947 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): A Double Life - Miklós Rózsa

NOMINEES:
o The Bishop's Wife - Hugo Friedhofer
o Captain from Castile - Alfred Newman
o Forever Amber - David Raksin
o Life with Father - Max Steiner

People who added this item 18  Average listal rating (11 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 6.8 
21. Mother Wore Tights (1947)
1947 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): Mother Wore Tights - Alfred Newman

NOMINEES:
* Fiesta - Johnny Green
* My Wild Irish Rose - Ray Heindorf, Max Steiner
* Road to Rio - Robert Emmett Dolan
* Song of the South - Daniele Amfitheatrof, Paul J. Smith, Charles Wolcott

People who added this item 407  Average listal rating (228 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.3 
22. The Red Shoes (1948)
1948 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): The Red Shoes - Brian Easdale

NOMINEES:
o Hamlet - William Walton
o Joan of Arc - Hugo Friedhofer
o Johnny Belinda - Max Steiner
o The Snake Pit - Alfred Newman
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People who added this item 93  Average listal rating (53 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 7.5 
23. Easter Parade (1948)
1948 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): Easter Parade - Johnny Green, Roger Edens

NOMINEES:
* The Emperor Waltz - Victor Young
* The Pirate - Lennie Hayton
* Romance on the High Seas - Ray Heindorf
* When My Baby Smiles at Me - Alfred Newman

People who added this item 160  Average listal rating (80 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.2 
24. The Heiress (1949)
1949 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): The Heiress - Aaron Copland

NOMINEES:
o Beyond the Forest - Max Steiner
o Champion - Dimitri Tiomkin

People who added this item 209  Average listal rating (124 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.7 
25. On the Town (1949)
1949 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): On the Town - Roger Edens, Lennie Hayton

NOMINEES:
* Jolson Sings Again - Morris Stoloff, George Duning
* Look for the Silver Lining - Ray Heindorf

People who added this item 1234  Average listal rating (781 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating 8.6 
26. Sunset Boulevard (1950)
1950 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): Sunset Boulevard - Franz Waxman

NOMINEES:
o All About Eve - Alfred Newman
o The Flame and the Arrow - Max Steiner
o No Sad Songs for Me - George Duning
o Samson and Delilah - Victor Young
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People who added this item 52  Average listal rating (33 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.1 
27. Annie Get Your Gun (1950)
1950 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): Annie Get Your Gun - Adolph Deutsch, Roger Edens

NOMINEES:
* Cinderella - Oliver Wallace, Paul J. Smith
* I'll Get By - Lionel Newman
* Three Little Words - Andre Previn
* The West Point Story - Ray Heindorf

People who added this item 269  Average listal rating (156 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 7.9 
28. A Place in the Sun (1951)
1951 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): A Place in the Sun - Franz Waxman

NOMINEES:
o David and Bathsheba - Alfred Newman
o Death of a Salesman - Alex North
o Quo Vadis - Miklós Rózsa
o A Streetcar Named Desire - Alex North

People who added this item 400  Average listal rating (241 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.3 
29. An American in Paris (1951)
1951 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): An American in Paris - Johnny Green, Saul Chaplin

NOMINEES:
* Alice in Wonderland - Oliver Wallace
* The Great Caruso - Peter Herman Adler, Johnny Green
* On the Riviera - Alfred Newman
* Show Boat - Adolph Deutsch, Conrad Salinger

People who added this item 594  Average listal rating (392 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.1 
30. High Noon (1952)
1952 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): High Noon - Dimitri Tiomkin

NOMINEES:
o Ivanhoe - Miklós Rózsa
o The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima - Max Steiner
o The Thief - Herschel Burke Gilbert
o Viva Zapata! - Alex North
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People who added this item 16  Average listal rating (7 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.1 
31. With a Song in My Heart (1952)
1952 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): With a Song in My Heart - Alfred Newman

NOMINEES:
* Hans Christian Andersen - Walter Scharf
* The Jazz Singer - Ray Heindorf, Max Steiner
* The Medium - Gian-Carlo Menotti
* Singin' in the Rain - Lennie Hayton

People who added this item 33  Average listal rating (21 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 7.5 
32. Lili (1953)
1953 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): Lili - Bronislau Kaper

NOMINEES:
o Above and Beyond - Hugo Friedhofer
o From Here to Eternity - Morris Stoloff, George Duning
o Julius Caesar - Miklós Rózsa
o This is Cinerama - Louis Forbes

People who added this item 16  Average listal rating (9 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating
33. Call Me Madam (1953)
1953 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): Call Me Madam - Alfred Newman

NOMINEES:
* The Band Wagon - Adolph Deutsch
* Calamity Jane - Ray Heindorf
* The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T - Friedrich Hollaender, Morris Stoloff
* Kiss Me, Kate - Andre Previn, Saul Chaplin

People who added this item 41  Average listal rating (26 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating
34. The High and the Mighty (1954)
1954 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): The High and the Mighty - Dimitri Tiomkin

NOMINEES:
o The Caine Mutiny - Max Steiner
o Genevieve - Larry Adler (Front: Muir Mathieson)
o On the Waterfront - Leonard Bernstein
o The Silver Chalice - Franz Waxman

People who added this item 307  Average listal rating (179 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.4 
35. Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954)
1954 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): Seven Brides for Seven Brothers - Adolph Deutsch, Saul Chaplin

NOMINEES:
* Carmen Jones - Herschel Burke Gilbert
* The Glenn Miller Story - Joseph Gershenson, Henry Mancini
* A Star Is Born - Ray Heindorf
* There's No Business Like Show Business - Alfred Newman, Lionel Newman

People who added this item 61  Average listal rating (34 ratings) 5.6  IMDB Rating 6.7 
36. Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955)
1955 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing - Alfred Newman

NOMINEES:
o Battle Cry - Max Steiner
o The Man with the Golden Arm - Elmer Bernstein
o Picnic - George Duning
o The Rose Tattoo - Alex North

People who added this item 112  Average listal rating (70 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.3 
37. Oklahoma! (1955)
1955 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): Oklahoma! - Robert Russell Bennett, Jay Blackton, Adolph Deutsch

NOMINEES:
* Daddy Long Legs - Alfred Newman
* Guys and Dolls - Jay Blackton, Cyril J. Mockridge
* It's Always Fair Weather - Andre Previn
* Love Me or Leave Me - Percy Faith, George Stoll

People who added this item 291  Average listal rating (190 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.8 
38. Around the World in 80 Days (1956)
1956 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): Around the World in Eighty Days - Victor Young (posthumous award)

NOMINEES:
o Anastasia - Alfred Newman
o Between Heaven and Hell - Hugo Friedhofer
o Giant - Dimitri Tiomkin
o The Rainmaker - Alex North

People who added this item 297  Average listal rating (176 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.5 
39. The King and I (1956)
1956 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): The King and I - Alfred Newman, Ken Darby

NOMINEES:
* The Best Things in Life Are Free - Lionel Newman
* The Eddy Duchin Story - Morris Stoloff, George Duning
* High Society - Johnny Green, Saul Chaplin
* Meet Me in Las Vegas - George Stoll, Johnny Green

People who added this item 883  Average listal rating (562 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.3 
40. The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
1957 * MUSIC (Score): The Bridge on the River Kwai - Malcolm Arnold

NOMINEES:
o An Affair to Remember - Hugo Friedhofer
o Boy on a Dolphin - Hugo Friedhofer
o Perri - Paul Smith
o Raintree County - Johnny Green

People who added this item 44  Average listal rating (30 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating
41. The Old Man and the Sea (1958)
1958 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): The Old Man and the Sea - Dimitri Tiomkin

NOMINEES:
o The Big Country - Jerome Moross
o Separate Tables - David Raksin
o White Wilderness - Oliver Wallace
o The Young Lions - Hugo Friedhofer

People who added this item 257  Average listal rating (144 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 6.9 
42. Gigi (1958)
1958 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): Gigi - Andre Previn

NOMINEES:
* The Bolshoi Ballet - Yuri Faier, G. Rozhdestvensky
* Damn Yankees - Ray Heindorf
* Mardi Gras - Lionel Newman
* South Pacific - Alfred Newman, Ken Darby

People who added this item 1118  Average listal rating (663 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 8.1 
43. Ben-Hur (1959)
1959 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): Ben-Hur - Miklós Rózsa

NOMINEES:
o The Diary of Anne Frank - Alfred Newman
o The Nun's Story - Franz Waxman
o On the Beach - Ernest Gold
o Pillow Talk - Frank DeVol

People who added this item 25  Average listal rating (7 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.5 
44. Porgy and Bess (1959)
1959 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): Porgy and Bess - Andre Previn, Ken Darby

NOMINEES:
* The Five Pennies - Leith Stevens
* Li'l Abner - Nelson Riddle, Joseph J. Lilley
* Say One for Me - Lionel Newman
* Sleeping Beauty - George Bruns

People who added this item 86  Average listal rating (54 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.8 
45. Exodus (1960)
1960 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): Exodus - Ernest Gold

NOMINEES:
o The Alamo - Dimitri Tiomkin
o Elmer Gantry - Andre Previn
o The Magnificent Seven - Elmer Bernstein
o Spartacus - Alex North

People who added this item 10  Average listal rating (4 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating
46. Song Without End (1960)
1960 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): Song without End (The Story of Franz Liszt) - Morris Stoloff, Harry Sukman

NOMINEES:
* Bells Are Ringing - Andre Previn
* Can-Can - Nelson Riddle
* Let's Make Love - Lionel Newman, Earle H. Hagen
* Pepe - Johnny Green

People who added this item 2346  Average listal rating (1381 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 7.8 
47. Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
1961 * MUSIC (Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture): Breakfast at Tiffany's - Henry Mancini

NOMINEES:
o El Cid - Miklós Rózsa
o Fanny - Morris Stoloff, Harry Sukman
o The Guns of Navarone - Dimitri Tiomkin
o Summer and Smoke - Elmer Bernstein
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People who added this item 1042  Average listal rating (605 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.6 
48. West Side Story (1961)
1961 * MUSIC (Scoring of a Musical Picture): West Side Story - Saul Chaplin, Johnny Green, Sid Ramin, Irwin Kostal

NOMINEES:
* Babes in Toyland - George Bruns
* Flower Drum Song (film) - Alfred Newman, Ken Darby
* Khovanshchina - Dimitri Shostakovich
* Paris Blues - Duke Ellington

People who added this item 1238  Average listal rating (711 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.4 
49. Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
1962 * MUSIC (Original Music Score): Lawrence of Arabia - Maurice Jarre

NOMINEES:
o Freud - Jerry Goldsmith
o Mutiny on the Bounty - Bronislau Kaper
o Taras Bulba - Franz Waxman
o To Kill a Mockingbird - Elmer Bernstein

People who added this item 121  Average listal rating (79 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.7 
50. The Music Man (1962)
1962 * MUSIC (Scoring of Music-adaptation or treatment): The Music Man - Ray Heindorf

NOMINEES:
* Billy Rose's Jumbo - George Stoll
* Gigot - Michel Magne
* Gypsy - Frank Perkins
* The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm - Leigh Harline
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