Oscar: Films with Multiple Noms in 1 Acting Category

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Can you name the films that earned multiple Oscar nominations in one acting category?

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3 Lead Actor Nominations
1935
Clark Gable
Charles Laughton
Franchot Tone
 
3 Supporting Actor Nominations
1954
Lee J. Cobb
Karl Malden
Rod Steiger
 
1972
James Caan
Robert Duvall
Al Pacino
 
1974
Robert De Niro*
Michael V. Gazzo
Lee Strasberg
 
3 Supporting Actress Nominations
1963
Diane Cilento
Edith Evans
Joyce Redman
 
2 Lead Actor Nominations
1944
Bing Crosby*
Barry Fitzgerald
 
1953
Montgomery Clift
Burt Lancaster
 
1956
James Dean
Rock Hudson
 
1958
Tony Curtis
Sidney Poitier
 
1961
Maximilian Schell*
Spencer Tracy
 
1964
Richard Burton
Peter O'Toole
 
2 Lead Actor Nominations
1969
Dustin Hoffman
Jon Voight
 
1972
Michael Caine
Laurence Olivier
 
1976
Peter Finch*
William Holden
 
1983
Tom Courtenay
Albert Finney
 
1984
F. Murray Abraham*
Tom Hulce
 
2 Lead Actress Nominations
1950
Anne Baxter
Bette Davis
 
1959
Katharine Hepburn
Elizabeth Taylor
 
1977
Anne Bancroft
Shirley MacLaine
 
1983
Shirley MacLaine*
Debra Winger
 
1991
Geena Davis
Susan Sarandon
 
2 Supporting Actor Nominations
1939
Harry Carey
Claude Rains
 
1951
Leo Genn
Peter Ustinov
 
1953
Brandon deWilde
Jack Palance
 
1957
Arthur Kennedy
Russ Tamblyn
 
1959
Arthur O'Connell
George C. Scott
 
1961
Jackie Gleason
George C. Scott
 
1967
Gene Hackman
Michael J. Pollard
 
1971
Ben Johnson*
Jeff Bridges
 
1976
Burgess Meredith
Burt Young
 
1977
Jason Robards*
Maximilian Schell
 
1980
Timothy Hutton*
Judd Hirsch
 
1983
Jack Nicholson*
John Lithgow
 
1986
Tom Berenger
Willem Dafoe
 
1991
Harvey Keitel
Ben Kingsley
 
2 Supporting Actress Nominations
1939
Hattie McDaniel*
Olivia de Havilland
 
1941
Patricia Collinge
Teresa Wright
 
1942
Teresa Wright*
May Whitty
 
1943
Gladys Cooper
Anne Revere
 
1945
Eve Arden
Ann Blyth
 
1947
Celeste Holm*
Anne Revere
 
1948
Barbara Bel Geddes
Ellen Corby
 
1949
Ethel Barrymore
Ethel Waters
 
1949
Celeste Holm
Elsa Lanchester
 
1950
Celeste Holm
Thelma Ritter
 
1954
Jan Sterling
Claire Trevor
 
1956
Eileen Heckart
Patty McCormick
 
1957
Hope Lange
Diane Varsi
 
1959
Susan Kohner
Juanita Moore
 
1965
Joyce Redman
Maggie Smith
 
1970
Helen Hayes*
Maureen Stapleton
 
1971
Cloris Leachman*
Ellen Burstyn
 
2 Supporting Actress Nominations
1973
Tatum O'Neal*
Madeline Kahn
 
1975
Ronee Blakley
Lily Tomlin
 
1979
Meryl Streep*
Jane Alexander
 
1982
Jessica Lange*
Teri Garr
 
1985
Margaret Avery
Oprah Winfrey
 
1988
Joan Cusack
Sigourney Weaver
 
1989
Anjelica Huston
Lena Olin
 
1994
Dianne Wiest*
Jennifer Tilly
 
2000
Kate Hudson
Frances McDormand
 
2001
Helen Mirren
Maggie Smith
 
2002
Catherine Zeta-Jones*
Queen Latifah
 
2006
Adriana Barraza
Rinko Kikuchi
 
2008
Amy Adams
Viola Davis
 
2009
Vera Farmiga
Anna Kendrick
 
2010
Melissa Leo*
Amy Adams
 
2011
Octavia Spencer*
Jessica Chastain
 

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