Past Oscar Winners

1961 Oscar Winners

Best Picture
  • West Side Story
  • Fanny 
  • The Guns of Navarone
  • The Hustler
  • Judgment at Nuremberg 
Best Actor in a Leading Role
  • Maximilian Schell, Judgment at Nuremberg
  • Charles Boyer, Fanny 
  • Paul Newman, The Hustler 
  • Spencer Tracy, Judgment at Nuremberg
  • Stuart Whitman, The Mark
Best Actress in a Leading Role
  • Sophia Loren, Two Women
  • Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's
  • Piper Laurie, The Hustler
  • Natalie Wood , Splendor in the Grass
  • Geraldine Page, Summer and Smoke
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
  • George Chakiris, West Side Story
  • Jackie Gleason,  The Hustler
  • George C. Scott, The Hustler
  • Montgomery Clift, Judgment at Nuremberg
  • Peter Falk, Pocketful of Miracles
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
  • Rita Moreno, West Side Story
  • Fay Bainter, The Children's Hour
  • Judy Garland, Judgment at Nuremberg 
  • Lotte Lenya, The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone
  • Una Merkel, Summer and Smoke
Best Director
  • Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins, West Side Story
  • Federico Fellini, La Dolce vita
  • J. Lee Thompson, The Guns of Navarone
  • Robert Rossen, The Hustler
  • Stanley Kramer, Judgment at Nuremberg

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