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Oscar nominee from character description (1970-1979)
Can you pick the Oscar nominee from character description (1970-1979)?
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While some of these actors have won Oscars, these are specifically Oscar nominated roles which did not result in an Oscar win from 1970 through 1979.
Oscar nominee from character description (1980-1989)
Successful boxer who begins courting a white woman (1970)
Jewish father of five daughters in Revolution-era Russia (1971)
Legendary and highly controversial stand-up comedian (1974)
Legendary rock star and leader of the Crickets (1978)
New York police officer who takes a stand against police corruption (1973)
Broadway theater director and choreographer (1979)
Consigliere to a major New York crime family (1972)
Jesuit priest/psychiatrist at Georgetown who attempts to drive a demon out of a 12-year old girl (1973)
U.S. Navy seaman, sentenced to eight years at Portsmouth Naval Prison (1973)
Jedi knight (1977)
Retired jockey and horse trainer (1979)
Boxing trainer and gym owner (1976)
Pre-operative transsexual whose husband is robbing a bank to pay for the operation (1975)
Working class student at Radcliffe college who later dies of leukemia (1970)
Legendary singer Billie Holliday (1972)
Anti-war Marxist who alienates her Hollywood writer husband (1973)
Naive high school student from a strict home who possesses telekinesis (1976)
TV news reporter investigating a nuclear power plant (1979)
Woman whose sister is also her daughter in 1937 Los Angeles (1974)
Major, U.S. Army and nurse in the Korean War (1970)
Overweight former swimming champion who rescues a drowning priest on a capsized ocean liner (1972)
German vaudeville singer/Teutonic titwillow (1974)
Prostitute saved from her pimp by a loner cabbie (1976)
Single mother whose son is abducted by extraterrestrials (1977)
Woman from a small town near Pittsburgh who marries a man who later kills himself in a game of Russian roulette (1978)
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