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List of films with more than one nomination

Year Film Nominees
1935 Mutiny on the Bounty
Best Picture
Clark Gable
Charles Laughton
Franchot Tone
1944 Going My Way
Best Picture
Bing Crosby
Barry Fitzgerald
1953 From Here to Eternity
Best Picture
Montgomery Clift
Burt Lancaster
1956 Giant James Dean
Rock Hudson
1958 The Defiant Ones Tony Curtis
Sidney Poitier
1961 Judgment at Nuremberg Maximilian Schell
Spencer Tracy
1964 Becket Richard Burton
Peter O'Toole
1969 Midnight Cowboy
Best Picture
Dustin Hoffman
Jon Voight
1972 Sleuth Michael Caine
Laurence Olivier
1976 Network Peter Finch
William Holden
1983 The Dresser Tom Courtenay
Albert Finney
1984 Amadeus
Best Picture
F. Murray Abraham
Tom Hulce

On the list only Franchot Tone, Barry Fitzgerald, Montgomery Clift, James Dean, Rock Hudson, Tony Curtis, Richard Burton, Peter O'Toole, Michael Caine, Tom Courtenay, Albert Finney and Tom Hulce never won the Best Actor. Caine and Fitzgerald have won Best Supporting Actor and O'Toole won the Honorary Award in 2003.

Best Actor winners on the list are Clark Gable (1934), Charles Laughton (1933), Bing Crosby (1944), Burt Lancaster (1960), Sidney Poitier (1963), Maximilian Schell (1961), Spencer Tracy (1937 and 1938), Dustin Hoffman (1979 and 1988), Jon Voight (1978), Laurence Olivier (1948), Peter Finch (1976), William Holden (1953), F. Murray Abraham (1984)

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