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Academy Award for Best Story

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People who added this item 40  Average listal rating (18 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 7.8 
1. Underworld (1927)
1928 - Ben Hecht

Nominees:
The Last Command - Lajos Biró
The Patent Leather Kid - Rupert Hughes

People who added this item 18  Average listal rating (9 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.1 
2. The Dawn Patrol (1930)
1931 - John Monk Saunders

Nominees:
Doorway to Hell - Rowland Brown
Laughter - Harry D'Arrast, Douglas Doty, Donald Stewart
The Public Enemy - John Bright, Kubec Glasmon
Smart Money - Lucien Hubbard, Joseph Jackson

People who added this item 21  Average listal rating (12 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.3 
3. The Champ (1931)
1932 - Frances Marion

Nominees:
Lady and Gent - Grover Jones, William Slavens McNutt
Star Witness - Lucien Hubbard
What Price Hollywood? - Adela St. John
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People who added this item 21  Average listal rating (9 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 8.2 
4. One Way Passage (1932)
1933 - Robert Lord

Nominees:
The Prizefighter and the Lady - Frances Marion
Rasputin and the Empress - Charles MacArthur

People who added this item 44  Average listal rating (22 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.2 
5. Manhattan Melodrama (1934)
1934 - Arthur Caesar

Nominees:
Hide Out - Mauri Grashin
The Richest Girl in the World - Norman Krasna

People who added this item 9  Average listal rating (1 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 6.7 
6. The Scoundrel (1935)
1935 - Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur

Nominees:
Broadway Melody of 1936 - Moss Hart
The Gay Deception - Stephen Avery, Don Hartman
Write in Candidate: G-Men - Gregory Rogers (pseudonym of Darryl F. Zanuck)

People who added this item 14  Average listal rating (6 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.4 
7. The Story of Louis Pasteur (1936)
1936 - Pierre Collings, Sheridan Gibney

Nominees:
Fury - Norman Krasna
The Great Ziegfeld - William McGuire
San Francisco - Robert Hopkins
Three Smart Girls - Adele Commandini

People who added this item 70  Average listal rating (39 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.7 
8. A Star Is Born (1937)
1937 - Robert Carson, William Wellman

Nominees:
Black Legion - Robert Lord
In Old Chicago - Niven Busch
The Life of Emile Zola - Heinz Herald, Geza Herczeg
One Hundred Men and a Girl - Hans Kraly

People who added this item 62  Average listal rating (42 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.3 
9. Boys Town (1938)
1938 - Eleanore Griffin, Dore Schary

Nominees:
Alexander's Ragtime Band - Irving Berlin
Angels with Dirty Faces - Rowland Brown
Blockade - John Howard Lawson
Mad About Music - Marcella Burke, Frederick Kohner
Test Pilot - Frank Wead

People who added this item 651  Average listal rating (393 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.4 
10. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
1939 - Lewis Foster

Nominees:
Bachelor Mother - Felix Jackson
Love Affair - Mildred Cram, Leo McCarey
Ninotchka - Melchior Lengyel
Young Mr. Lincoln - Lamar Trotti

People who added this item 7  Average listal rating (0 ratings) 0  IMDB Rating
11. Arise, My Love (1940)
1940 - Benjamin Glazer, John Toldy

Nominees:
Comrade X - Walter Reisch
Edison, the Man - Hugo Butler, Dore Schary
My Favorite Wife - Leo McCarey, Bella Spewack, Samuel Spewack
The Westerner - Stuart Lake

People who added this item 39  Average listal rating (22 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.8 
12. Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941)
1941 Here Comes Mr. Jordan - Harry Segall

Nominees:
Ball of Fire - Thomas Monroe, Billy Wilder
The Lady Eve - Monckton Hoffe
Meet John Doe - Richard Connell, Robert Presnell
Night Train to Munich - Gordon Wellesley

People who added this item 55  Average listal rating (34 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.5 
13. 49th Parallel (1941)
1942 - Emeric Pressburger

Nominees:
Holiday Inn - Irving Berlin
The Pride of the Yankees - Paul Gallico
The Talk of the Town - Sidney Harmon
Yankee Doodle Dandy - Robert Buckner
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People who added this item 17  Average listal rating (5 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 7.2 
14. The Human Comedy (1943)
1943 - William Saroyan

Nominees:
Action in the North Atlantic - Guy Gilpatric
Destination Tokyo - Steve Fisher
The More the Merrier - Frank Ross, Robert Russell
Shadow of a Doubt - Gordon McDonell

People who added this item 83  Average listal rating (44 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.4 
15. Going My Way (1944)
1944 - Leo McCarey

Nominees:
A Guy Named Joe - David Boehm, Chandler Sprague
Lifeboat - John Steinbeck
None Shall Escape - Alfred Neumann, Joseph Than
The Sullivans - Edward Doherty, Jules Schermer

People who added this item 21  Average listal rating (11 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.8 
16. The House on 92nd Street (1945)
1945 - Charles Booth

Nominees:
The Affairs of Susan - Laszlo Gorog, Thomas Monroe
A Medal for Benny - John Steinbeck, Jack Wagner
Objective, Burma! - Alvah Bessie
A Song to Remember - Ernst Marischka

People who added this item 12  Average listal rating (5 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.2 
17. Vacation from Marriage (1945)
1946 - Clemence Dane

Nominees:
The Dark Mirror - Vladimir Pozner
The Strange Love of Martha Ivers - Jack Patrick
The Stranger - Victor Trivas
To Each His Own - Charles Brackett

People who added this item 353  Average listal rating (218 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.9 
18. Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
1947 - Valentine Davies

Nominees:
A Cage of Nightingales - Georges Chaperot, René Wheeler
It Happened on Fifth Avenue - Herbert Lewis, Frederick Stephani
Kiss of Death - Eleazar Lipsky
Smash Up - The Story of a Woman - Frank Cavett, Dorothy Parker

People who added this item 37  Average listal rating (19 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
19. The Search (1948)
1948 - Richard Schweizer, David Wechsler

Nominees:
The Louisiana Story - Robert J. Flaherty, Frances H. Flaherty
The Naked City - Marvin Wald
Red River - Borden Chase
The Red Shoes - Emeric Pressburger

People who added this item 34  Average listal rating (19 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.1 
20. The Stratton Story (1949)
1949 - Douglas Morrow

Nominees:
Come to the Stable - Clare Luce
It Happens Every Spring - Valentine Davies, Shirley Smith
Sands of Iwo Jima - Harry Brown
White Heat - Virginia Kellogg

People who added this item 59  Average listal rating (35 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.3 
21. Panic in the Streets (1950)
1950 - Edna Anhalt, Edward Anhalt

Nominees:
Bitter Rice - Giuseppe De Santis, Carlo Lizzani
The Gunfighter - William Bowers, Andre de Toth
Mystery Street - Leonard Spigelglass
When Willie Comes Marching Home - Sy Gomberg

People who added this item 15  Average listal rating (5 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.2 
22. Seven Days to Noon (1950)
1951 - James Bernard, Paul Dehn

Nominees:
The Bullfighter and the Lady - Budd Boetticher, Ray Nazarro
The Frogmen - Oscar Millard
Here Comes the Groom - Liam O'Brian, Robert Riskin
Teresa -Alfred Hayes, Stewart Stern

People who added this item 127  Average listal rating (78 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 6.7 
23. The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
1952 - Frank Cavett, Frederic Frank, Theodore St. John

Nominees:
My Son John - Leo McCarey
The Narrow Margin - Martin Goldsmith, Jack Leonard
The Pride of Saint Louis - Guy Trosper
The Sniper - Edward Anhalt, Edna Anhalt

People who added this item 1078  Average listal rating (653 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
24. Roman Holiday (1953)
1953 - Dalton Trumbo

Nominees:
Above and Beyond - Beirne Lay
The Captain's Paradise - Alec Coppel
Hondo - Louis L'Amour Little Fugitive - Ray Ashley, Morris Engel, Ruth Orkin
Little Fugitive - Ray Ashley, Morris Engel, Ruth Orkin

People who added this item 29  Average listal rating (17 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating
25. Broken Lance (1954)
1954 - Philip Yordan

Nominees:
Bread, Love and Dreams - Ettore Margadonna
Forbidden Games - François Boyer
Night People - Jed Harris, Tom Reed
There's No Business Like Show Business - Lamar Trotti (posthumous nomination)

People who added this item 41  Average listal rating (27 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.3 
26. Love Me or Leave Me (1955)
1955 - Daniel Fuchs

Nominees:
The Private War of Major Benson - Joe Connelly, Bob Mosher
Rebel Without a Cause - Nicholas Ray
The Sheep Has Five Legs - Jean Marsan, Henri Troyat, Jacques Perret, Henri Verneuil, Raoul Ploquin
Strategic Air Command - Beirne Lay

People who added this item 9  Average listal rating (2 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.9 
27. The Brave One (1956)
1956 - Robert Rich (aka Dalton Trumbo)

Nominees:
The Eddie Duchin Story - Leo Katcher
High Society - Edward Burnds, Elwood Ullman
The Proud and the Beautiful - Jean-Paul Sartre
Umberto D - Cesare Zavattini


 

Academy Award for Best Story - The Oscars

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