Oscar statuette ©AMPAS

1932-33 (6th Annual Awards)
Academy Award Overview

Shown below is an overview of the 1932-33 Academy Awards, comprised of selected items from the WebMaster’s collection. (All of the items for a given category—for example, all Reminder Lists—can be found in the “Gallery” section.)

Click on an image on the left to display a larger version of it, or click on the text descriptions in the middle to display the report or content indicated. You can also click on a year in the column on the right to display the Academy Award Overview for that year.

The 1932-33 Preliminaries

1932-33 (6th) Reminder List of Eligible Releases

1932-33 (6th) Voting Rules
Eligibility Period:
August 1, 1932 to July 31, 1933

Reminder List of Eligible Releases

Text of Voting Rules

The 1932-33 Ceremony

Friday, March 16, 1934
8:00 PM

Fiesta Room of the
Ambassador Hotel,
Los Angeles

Nominations & Winners
Winners Only
Nominations by Film
Nomination Statistics by Film

See Also:
    Nominations & Winners by Category
    Winners Only by Category

The 1932-33 Winners

1932-33 (6th) Best Picture Poster: “Cavalcade”

1932-33 (6th) Best Picture Home Page Background: “Cavalcade”

Best Picture:

Best Picture Poster

Best Picture Home Page Background

1932-33 (6th) Best Actor: Charles Laughton   1932-33 (6th) Best Actor Volpe Sketch: Charles Laughton Best Actor:
Charles Laughton
as King Henry VIII
in the film
The Private Life of Henry VIII

1932-33 (6th) Best Actress: Katharine Hepburn   1932-33 (6th) Best Actress Volpe Sketch: Katharine Hepburn Best Actress:
Katharine Hepburn
as Eva Lovelace
in the film
Morning Glory