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Poll: Oscar Winning Roles in the Same Movie (Part 1)

Thirty-nine times have two or more actors won the Academy Award for their performances in the same movie. This first part includes performances from 1934 to 1979.

Which of these pairs (or triplets) of Oscar winning roles is your favorite?

Discuss here

See part 2 here.

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    Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert in It Happened One Night (1934)

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    Bette Davis and Fay Bainter in Jezebel (1938)

    Bette Davis (Lead Actress) and Fay Bainter (Supporting Actress) in Jezebel (1938)
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    Vivien Leigh and Hattie McDaniel in Gone with the Wind (1939)

    Vivien Leigh (Lead Actress) and Hattie McDaniel (Supporting Actress) in Gone with the Wind (1939)
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    Greer Garson, Richard Ney, Walter Pidgeon, Clare Sandars, Christopher Severn, and Teresa Wright in Mrs. Miniver (1942)

    Greer Garson (Lead Actress) and Teresa Wright (Supporting Actress) in Mrs. Miniver (1942)
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    Bing Crosby and Barry Fitzgerald in Going My Way (1944)

    Bing Crosby (Lead Actor) and Barry Fitzgerald (Supporting Actor) in Going My Way (1944)
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    Dana Andrews, Fredric March, and Harold Russell in The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)

    Fredric March (Lead Actor) and Harold Russell (Supporting Actor) in The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
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    Broderick Crawford and Mercedes McCambridge in All the King's Men (1949)

    Broderick Crawford (Lead Actor) and Mercedes McCambridge (Supporting Actress) in All the King's Men (1949)
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    Marlon Brando, Vivien Leigh, Kim Hunter, and Karl Malden in A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

    Vivien Leigh (Lead Actress), Karl Malden (Supporting Actor) and Kim Hunter (Supporting Actress) in A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
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    Frank Sinatra and Donna Reed in From Here to Eternity (1953)

    Frank Sinatra (Supporting Actor) and Donna Reed (Supporting Actress) in From Here to Eternity (1953)
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    Marlon Brando and Eva Marie Saint in On the Waterfront (1954)

    Marlon Brando (Lead Actor) and Eva Marie Saint (Supporting Actress) in On the Waterfront (1954)
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    Red Buttons and Miyoshi Umeki in Sayonara (1957)

    Red Buttons (Supporting Actor) and Miyoshi Umeki (Supporting Actress) in Sayonara (1957)
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    David Niven (Lead Actor) and Wendy Hiller (Supporting Actress) in Separate Tables (1958)
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    Charlton Heston and Hugh Griffith in Ben-Hur (1959)

    Charlton Heston (Lead Actor) and Hugh Griffith (Supporting Actor) in Ben-Hur (1959)
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    Burt Lancaster and Shirley Jones in Elmer Gantry (1960)

    Burt Lancaster (Lead Actor) and Shirley Jones (Supporting Actress) in Elmer Gantry (1960)
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    Rita Moreno and George Chakiris in West Side Story (1961)

    George Chakiris (Supporting Actor) and Rita Moreno (Supporting Actress) in West Side Story (1961)
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    Anne Bancroft and Patty Duke in The Miracle Worker (1962)

    Anne Bancroft (Lead Actress) and Patty Duke (Supporting Actress) in The Miracle Worker (1962)
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    Brandon De Wilde, Melvyn Douglas, and Patricia Neal in Hud (1963)

    Patricia Neal (Lead Actress) and Melvyn Douglas (Supporting Actor) in Hud (1963)
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    "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf" Sandy Dennis, George Segal and Elizabeth Taylor 1966 Warner Bros.

    Elizabeth Taylor (Lead Actress) and Sandy Dennis (Supporting Actress) in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
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    Jeff Bridges, Timothy Bottoms, Ellen Burstyn, Cloris Leachman, Cybill Shepherd, and Ben Johnson in The Last Picture Show (1971)

    Ben Johnson (Supporting Actor) and Cloris Leachman (Supporting Actress) in The Last Picture Show (1971)
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    Joel Grey and Liza Minnelli in Cabaret (1972)

    Liza Minnelli (Lead Actress) and Joel Grey (Supporting Actor) in Cabaret (1972)
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    Jack Nicholson and Louise Fletcher in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

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    Faye Dunaway and Peter Finch in Network (1976)

    Peter Finch (Lead Actor), Faye Dunaway (Lead Actress) and Beatrice Straight (Supporting Actress) in Network (1976)
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    Julia (1977)

    Jason Robards (Supporting Actor) and Vanessa Redgrave (Supporting Actress) in Julia (1977)
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    Jane Fonda and Jon Voight in Coming Home (1978)

    Jon Voight (Lead Actor) and Jane Fonda (Lead Actress) in Coming Home (1978)
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    Dustin Hoffman and Meryl Streep in Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

    Dustin Hoffman (Lead Actor) and Meryl Streep (Supporting Actress) in Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

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