Who Won the 1986
Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor

Don Ameche

("Cocoon")

1985 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor Winner
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Harvard Film Archive shines a spotlight on Ernst Lubitsch

The Boston Globe
... one would like — there's a reason Greta Garbo wasn't known for comedy — and the celebrated touch is so light in “Heaven Can Wait” (1943), about a womanizer (Don Ameche) who doesn't seem to do much womanizing, that the film evaporates on contact.

1986 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor Winner Don Ameche News

'Harry and the Hendersons': THR's 1987 Review

Hollywood Reporter
A subplot involving a cranky anthropologist (Don Ameche) and a crazed, obsessive French hunter (David Suchet) who wants to kill Harry and claim the fame is particularly lame — with rifle and Deer Hunter-type getup, Suchet is at best an out-of-control ...

1986 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor Winner Don Ameche News

EXCHANGE: Silver Model T once carried coeds across America

Charlotte Observer
While in California they dined with producer Darryl Zanuck, and stars such as Don Ameche, Peter Lorre, and Bill "Bojangles" Robinson signed their names on the silver paint. The 1941 trip took them to New Orleans, Washington, D.C., New York City and more.

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The Importance of Being Ernst

Artforum
... by the eruption of emotion that concludes that marvelous film, though Lubitsch had a knack for drawing the unexpected out of his actors—Garbo's drunk act in Ninotchka, say, or the combination of suavity and pussycat contentment radiated by Don ...

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