Best Supporting Actor Oscar Movies

Can you name the movies for which these actors won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor?

YearMovieActor and Character
1936Walter Brennan as Swan Bostrom
1937Joseph Schildkraut as Capt. Alfred Dreyfus
1938Walter Brennan as Peter Goodwin
1939Thomas Mitchell as Doc Boone
1940Walter Brennan as Judge Roy Bean
1941Donald Crisp as Mr. Morgan
1942Van Heflin as Jeff Hartnett
1943Charles Coburn as Benjamin Dingle
1944Barry Fitzgerald as Father Fitzgibbon
1945James Dunn as Johnny Nolan (The Brooklyn Thrush)
1946Harold Russell as Homer Parrish
1947Edmund Gwenn as Kris Kringle
1948Walter Huston as Howard
1949Dean Jagger as Major Harvey Stovall
1950George Sanders as Addison De Witt
1951Karl Malden as Harold 'Mitch' Mitchell
1952Anthony Quinn as Eufemio Zapata
1953Frank Sinatra as Pvt. Angelo Maggio
1954Edmond O'Brien as Oscar Muldoon
1955Jack Lemmon as Ens. Frank Pulver
1956Anthony Quinn as Paul Gauguin
1957Red Buttons as Airman Joe Kelly
1958Burl Ives as Rufus Hannassey
1959Hugh Griffith as Sheik Ilderim
1960Peter Ustinov as Lentulus Batiatus
1961George Chakiris as Bernardo
1962Ed Begley as Tom 'Boss' Finley
1963Melvyn Douglas as Homer Bannon
1964Peter Ustinov as Arthur Simon Simpson
1965Martin Balsam as Arnold Burns
YearMovieActor and Character
1966Walter Matthau as Willie Gingrich
1967George Kennedy as Dragline
1968Jack Albertson as John Cleary
1969Gig Young as Rocky
1970John Mills as Michael
1971Ben Johnson as Sam the Lion
1972Joel Grey as Master of Ceremonies
1973John Houseman as Charles W. Kingsfield Jr.
1974Robert De Niro as Vito Corleone
1975George Burns as Al Lewis
1976Jason Robards as Ben Bradlee
1977Jason Robards as Dashiell Hammett
1978Christopher Walken as Nikonar 'Nick' Chevotarevich
1979Melvyn Douglas as Benjamin Turnbull Rand
1980Timothy Hutton as Conrad Jarrett
1981John Gielgud as Hobson
1982 Louis Gossett Jr. as Gunnery Sergeant Emil Foley
1983Jack Nicholson as Garrett Breedlove
1984Haing S. Ngor as Dith Pran
1985Don Ameche as Arthur Selwyn
1986Michael Caine as Elliot
1987Sean Connery as Jim Malone
1988Kevin Kline as Otto West
1989Denzel Washington as Pvt. Silas Trip
1990Joe Pesci as Tommy DeVito
1991Jack Palance as Curly Washburn
1992Gene Hackman as Little Bill Daggett
1993Tommy Lee Jones as Marshall Samuel Gerard
1994Martin Landau as Béla Lugosi
1995Kevin Spacey as Roger 'Verbal' Kint
YearMovieActor and Character
1996Cuba Gooding Jr. as Rod Tidwell
1997Robin Williams as Sean Maguire
1998James Coburn as Glen Whitehouse
1999Michael Caine as Dr. Wilbur Larch
2000Benicio del Toro as Javier Rodríguez Rodríguez
2001Jim Broadbent as John Bayley
2002Chris Cooper as John Laroche
2003Tim Robbins as Dave Boyle
2004Morgan Freeman as Eddie 'Scrap-Iron' Dupris
2005George Clooney as Bob Barnes
2006Alan Arkin as Edwin Hoover
2007Javier Bardem as Anton Chigurh
2008Heath Ledger as The Joker
2009Christoph Waltz as Col. Hans Landa
2010Christian Bale as Dicky Eklund
2011Christopher Plummer as Hal Fields
2012Christoph Waltz as Dr. King Schultz
2013Jared Leto as Rayon
2014J.K. Simmons as Fletcher
2015Mark Rylance as Rudolph Abel
2016Mahershala Ali as Juan
2017Sam Rockwell as Jason Dixon
2018Mahershala Ali as Dr. Don Shirley
2019Brad Pitt as Cliff Booth
2020Daniel Kaluuya as Fred Hampton
2021Troy Kotsur as Frank Rossi
2022Ke Huy Quan as Waymond Wang
2023Robert Downey Jr. as Lewis Strauss
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  • Credit for the original idea of this game goes to AndyXing, who created the same game for Best Actor winners. I also included the characters played by the Oscar winners, and I hope this helps.
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