Five Facts About: The Academy Awards

13. 02. 2017

Our team is getting more and more excited as the 87th Oscars ceremony grows closer. We cannot wait to see which movies will win the Academy Awards! We already introduced you to our personal favorites in a previous blog post by shining light upon the lesser known categories. Now, we will give you five exciting, unknown facts about the Oscars. Then, you’ll be sure to impress your friends when the ceremony will start!

Three of our Oscars 2017 movie posters!; 5,99 € each

  1.       Ben-Hur (1959), Titanic (1997) and The Lord of The Rings have won the greatest total amount of awards: 11 Oscars! The Return of The King (2003) is the only one that won all the awards in every category it was nominated.
  1.       Marlon Brando and Robert De Niro are the only actors ever awarded for playing the same character: Vito Corleone. Robert De Niro performance also helped The Godfather Part II (1974) to win the Best Picture award, making it the only sequel to be awarded the prestigious reward. 
  2.      Only two actors have ever been awarded Oscars after their death: Peter Finch and Heath Ledger. Ledger won for his astonishing performance as the Joker in The Dark Knight (2008) and died while the movie was being edited.
  3.       Starting in 1967, with his performance in Easy Rider, Jack Nicholson was nominated 12 times. That makes him the most nominated male actor in the Academy Awards. He won three times, which makes him one of the most rewarded male actors in the Oscars.
A seven times nominated movie! Pulp fiction – guns Poster; 5,99€
  1.        And our last fun fact: The world-famous Oscars statues are given to the lucky winners under a strict contract. If they are to be sold, they must be first offered to the Academy for the amount of $1 USD. Just to avoid people selling it away for a huge amount of cash.

Source 1/ Source 2

 

Karo

Aesthetics is my passion. Traveling around the world, eating delicious food, shooting film photography, reading self-help books and practicing yoga daily are a few of my favourite things.

instagram.com/karokuc



Europosters was founded in 1999. Since then we have become one of biggest
European sellers of products such as posters, art printscalendars
and art photos. We offer cohesive services of framing, packing and shipment.
Our highest priority and commitment is always satisfied customer.

 

© 1999 – 2017, Europosters All rights reserved

 

Call (UK): 020 8133 4948

Monday to Friday
8:00am - 3:00pm (UK time)
This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. More info I agree ×

3 + 1 Free!

Order any of our 4 posters on our site and pay only for 3!

This special deal will automatically appear in your shopping basket, where the price of one of the posters will deduct from the total price of the four posters – the poster with the lowest price will deduct from the total.

The special deal BUY 3+1 FREE also counts when you buy 8 or 12 products. You will get 6+2 or 12+4 for free.

 

The deal BUY 3+1 FREE applies to:

Please note: The deal BUY 3+1 FREE also applies to the above products even if they are on sale.

This deal does not apply to:

wallpaper murals, badges, card holders, metal signs, mugs, sunglasses, calendars, keychains, jibbitz, stickers, wristbands, magnets, tattoos, phone cases, clocks, thermometers, card holders, stationery items, wall art (glass art, mounted art, wooden art) and personal photo prints.

If this deal does not automatically appear in your shopping basket, please contact us by email info@europosters.eu or call us at +420 777 33 44 55.


Custom Framing Frames in the highest quality
100% satisfaction guaranteed! 365 day Money back guarantee.
All items in our stock We send all products within 48 hours
3 + 1 Free Every fourth poster you order is free
Loyalty Program Save 10% on each order you make