17 Bits of Nostalgia from 1957


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And the Oscar goes to . . .

. . . The Bridge on the River Kwai, for Best Picture. Alec Guinness also won the Oscar for Best Actor for his role in the movie. Joanne Woodward claimed her statue for Best Actress in The Three Faces of Eve. Other favorites were An Affair to Remember, 12 Angry Men, and that kid who swivels his hips in a movie called Jailhouse Rock. With the average price of a movie ticket at just 50 cents, you could afford to see them all!