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The Academy Award for Best Story was an Academy Award given from the beginning of the Academy Awards until 1956.
The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS (often pronounced as am-pas), also known as simply the Academy) is a professional honorary organization with the stated goal of advancing the arts and sciences of motion pictures.
Aldermaston is a mostly rural, dispersed settlement, civil parish and electoral ward in Berkshire, England.
Cecil André Mesritz (20 August 1909 – 28 November 1978), known professionally as André Morell, was an English actor.
The Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE) is responsible for the design, manufacture and support of warheads for the United Kingdom's nuclear weapons.
Barry Jones (6 March 1893 – 1 May 1981) was an actor seen in British and American films, on American television and on the stage.
John Edward Boulting (21 December 1913 – 17 June 1985) and Roy Alfred Clarence Boulting (21 December 1913 – 5 November 2001), known collectively as the Boulting brothers, were English filmmakers and identical twins who became known for their popular series of satirical comedies in the 1950s and 1960s.
British Lion Films is a film production and distribution company active under several forms since 1919.
Major Sir Bruce Lovat Seton of Abercorn, 11th Baronet (29 May 1909 – 28 September 1969), better known as Bruce Seton, was a British actor and soldier.
In reference to film and television, drama is a genre of narrative fiction (or semi-fiction) intended to be more serious than humorous in tone.
Ernest Clark (12 February 1912 in London – 11 November 1994) was a British actor of stage, television and film.
Frank Harvey was an English screenwriter and playwright who jointly won a BAFTA Award with John Boulting and Alan Hackney for I'm All Right Jack in 1960.
Geoffrey Keen (21 August 1916 – 3 November 2005) was an English actor who appeared in supporting roles in many famous films.
Gilbert Taylor, B.S.C. (12 April 1914 – 23 August 2013) was a British cinematographer, best known for his work on films such as Dr. Strangelove, A Hard Day's Night (both 1964), ''Repulsion'' (1965), The Omen (1976), and the original Star Wars (1977).
A Gladstone bag is a small portmanteau suitcase built over a rigid frame which could separate into two equal sections.
Hugh Cross (24 September 1925 – 14 May 1989) was a British television and film actor.
Ian Macrae Hamish Wilson (2 July 1901 in Hampstead, London – December 1987 in Exeter, Devon) was an English small role actor who appeared in over 145 films during his career.
James Michael Bernard (20 September 1925 – 12 July 2001) was a British film composer, particularly associated with horror films produced by Hammer Film Productions.
Jean Anderson (12 December 1907 – 1 April 2001) was an English actress born in Eastbourne, Sussex.
Joan Bogle Hickson, OBE (5 August 1906 – 17 October 1998) was an English actress of theatre, film and television.
John Mervyn Addison (16 March 19207 December 1998) was a British composer best known for his film scores.
Sidney Edmond Jocelyn Ackland, CBE (born 29 February 1928) is an English actor who has appeared in more than 130 film and television roles.
Marianne Stone (23 August 1922 – 21 December 2009) was an English character actress.
Marie Ney (born Marie Fix; 18 July 1895 Chelsea, London - 11 April 1981, London) was an English character actress who had an acting career spanning five decades, from 1919 to 1969.
Albert Martin Boddey (16 April 1907 – 24 October 1975) was a British film and television actor.
Merrill Mueller (January 27, 1916 – November 30, 1980) was a journalist whose reporting included breaking the story of Hitler's invasion of Poland.
A nuclear weapon is an explosive device that derives its destructive force from nuclear reactions, either fission (fission bomb) or from a combination of fission and fusion reactions (thermonuclear bomb).
Olive Sloane (16 December 1896 - 28 June 1963) was an English actress whose film career spanned over 40 years from the silent era through to her death.
The Hollywood Pantages Theatre, formerly known as RKO Pantages Theatre, is located at Hollywood and Vine (6233 Hollywood Boulevard), in Hollywood.
Paul Dehn (pronounced “Dane”; 5 November 1912 – 30 September 1976) was a British screenwriter, best known for Goldfinger, The Spy Who Came in from the Cold, Planet of the Apes sequels and Murder on the Orient Express.
A pawnbroker is an individual or business (pawnshop or pawn shop) that offers secured loans to people, with items of personal property used as collateral.
Ronald George Hinings Adams OBE (31 December 1896 – 28 March 1979), known professionally as Ronald Adam, was a British officer of the RFC and RAF, an actor on stage and screen, and a successful theatre manager.
Russell Waters (born 10 June 1908, Glasgow, Lanarkshire – d. 19 August 1982, Richmond, Surrey) was a Scottish film actor.
Samuel John Kydd (15 February 1915 – 26 March 1982) was an English actor.
Scotland Yard (officially New Scotland Yard) is a metonym for the headquarters of the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS), the territorial police force responsible for policing most of London.
Sheila Manahan (1 January 1924 - 29 March 1988) was an Irish actress.
Special Branch is a label customarily used to identify units responsible for matters of national security and intelligence in British and Commonwealth police forces, as well as in Ireland and the Royal Malaysian Police.
Superintendent (Supt), often shortened to "super", is a rank in British police services and in most English-speaking Commonwealth nations.
The Blitz was a German bombing offensive against Britain in 1940 and 1941, during the Second World War.
Thriller film, also known as suspense film or suspense thriller, is a broad film genre that involves excitement and suspense in the audience.
Victor Jack Maddern (16 March 1928 – 22 June 1993) was an English actor, described by The Telegraph as having "one of the most distinctive and eloquent faces in post-war British cinema.".
Frank Wyndham Goldie (5 July 1897 – 26 September 1957) was an English actor.
The 24th Academy Awards honored the best in film in 1951, as recognized by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Best Picture was awarded to An American in Paris, which, like A Place in the Sun, received six Academy Awards.