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Winners: Oscar-Winning Dynamic Duos

Updated: August 12, 2019

Andersen, Christopher P.
Call Number: 812.092 H529An-1
Spencer Tracy—Best Actor, 1938 (Captains Courageous) and 1939 (Boys Town)
Katharine Hepburn-- Best Actress, 1934 (Morning Glory), 1968 (Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner), 1969 (The Lion in Winter) and 1982 (On Golden Pond)

Considine, Shaun.
Call Number: 812.092 D261Co
Joan Crawford—Best Actress, 1945 (Mildred Pierce)
Bette Davis—Best Actress, 1935 (Dangerous) and 1938 (Jezebel)

Rowell, Erica, 1965-
Call Number: 791.92 C672Ro

Joel & Ethan Coen—Best Original Screenplay, 1996 (Fargo) and Best Adapted Screenplay, 2007 (No Country for Old Men)


O'Connor, Garry.
Call Number: 822.092 O49OC
Laurence Olivier—Best Actor, 1948 (Hamlet)
Vivien Leigh-- Best Actress, 1939 (Gone with the Wind) and 1951 (A Streetcar Named Desire)

Kashner, Sam.
Call Number: 812.092 T2393Ka

They broke all the rules when there were rules to be broken, and at a time when it was truly outrageous to be bad. Their tempestuous, extravagant relationship made sizzling headline news.

Elizabeth Taylor—Best Actress, 1960 (Butterfield 8) and 1966 (Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?)
Richard Burton—BAFTA Award, 1965 (The Spy Who Came in from the Cold) and 1966 (Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?)


Peters, Margot.
Call Number: 812.09 P482
Lionel Barrymore—Best Actor, 1931 (A Free Soul)
Ethel Barrymore—Best Supporting Actress, 1944 (None but the Lonely Heart)

Grobel, Lawrence.
Call Number: 791.92 H972Gr
Walter Huston—Best Supporting Actor, 1948 (The Treasure of the Sierra Madre)
John Huston—Best Director and Best Adapted Screenplay, 1948 (The Treasure of the Sierra Madre)
Anjelica Huston—Best Supporting Actress, 1985 (Prizzi’s Honor)

Morella, Joe.
Call Number: 812.092 N554Mo
Paul Newman—Best Actor, 1986  (The Color of Money)
Joanne Woodward—Best Actress, 1958 (The Three Faces of Eve)

Higham, Charles, 1931-2012.
Call Number: 812.092 D322Hi
Olivia De Havilland-- Best Actress, 1946 (To Each His Own) and 1949 (The Heiress)
Joan Fonatine—Best Actress, 1941 (Suspicion)