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Six Degrees of Oscar

Isn't there usually a 6 Degrees of Oscar game on the boards around this time of year? I've been looking for it but haven't noticed it yet. Does anyone know if it will be coming back?

EDIT: Game is started below!

Re: Question: Six Degrees of Oscar Game?

I've been a regular here for less than a year. Why not start one yourself?

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Six Degrees of Oscar Game

Restarting the six degrees of Oscar game.

The goal of the game is to list two Oscar nominees or winners that have to be connected to one another (film credits only, no TV shows or miniseries although TV movies are accepted) by strictly using ONLY OTHER OSCAR NOMINEES/WINNERS. When someone solves a challenge, please start another one.

Example ---

Harrison Ford <==> Claude Rains

Harrison Ford - STAR WARS - Alec Guinness - LAWRENCE OF ARABIA - Claude Rains


I will start --


Anthony Perkins <==> Haley Joel Osment

Re: Six Degrees of Oscar Game Anthony Perkins to Haley Joel Osment

Anthony Perkins - ON THE BEACH - Gregory Peck
Gregory Peck - TO KILL A MOKIGNBIRD - Robert Duvall
Robert Duvall - SECONDHAND LIONS - Haley Joel Osment

Next:

Dean Stockwell Valentina Cortese

Dean Stockwell to Valentina Cortese

Dean Stockwell in LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT with Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn in MARY OF SCOTLAND with Fredric March
Fredric March in SEVEN DAYS IN MAY with Edmond O'Brien
Edmond O'Brien in THE BAREFOOT CONTESSA with Valentina Cortese

Next: Mischa Auer to Casey Affleck


Take 'em to Missouri

Re: Six Degrees of Oscar Game - Dean Stockwell to Valentina Cortese

Dean Stockwell - LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT - Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn - WOMAN OF THE YEAR - Spencer Tracy
Spencer Tracy - MALAYA - Valentina Cortese

Next: Janet Suzman to Charlize Theron

Re: Six Degrees of Oscar Game - Dean Stockwell to Valentina Cortese

Janet Suzman - A DRY WHITE SEASON - Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon - IN THE VALLEY OF ELAH - Charlize Theron


Next: Martin Landau to Tommy Lee Jones


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Re: Six Degrees of Oscar Game - Martin Landau to Tommy Lee Jones

martin landau - ed wood - johnny depp
depp - don juan de marco - marlon brando
brando - the godfather - john marley
marley - love story - tommy lee jones

next: Lana Turner to Amy Madigan

Lana Turner to Amy Madigan

Lana Turner and Burgess Meredith in "Madame X"
Burgess Meredith and Ann-Margret in "Magic"
Ann-Margret and Amy Madigan in "Twice in Lifetime"

Next, try Charles Boyer to Juliette Binoche.

Re: Charles Boyer to Juliette Binoche

Charles Boyer - Fanny - Leslie Caron
Leslie Caron - Chocolat - Juliette Binoche

Next: James Stewart to Jane Fonda

James Stewart to Jane Fonda

James Stewart - FIRECREEK - Henry Fonda - ON GOLDEN POND - Jane Fonda.



NEXT -- Mahershala Ali to Maria Ouspenskaya

Re: Mahershala Ali to Maria Ouspenskaya

Mahershala Ali - The Curious Case of Benjamin Button - Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett - Notes on a Scandal - Judi Dench
Judi Dench - A Handful of Dust - Alec Guinness
Alec Guinness - Lawrence of Arabia - Claude Rains
Claude Rains - Caesar and Cleopatra - Vivien Leigh
Vivien Leigh - Waterloo Bridge - Maria Ouspenskaya

Next: Queen Latifah to Kirk Douglas

Queen Latifah to Kirk Douglas

Queen Latifah - VALENTINE'S DAY - Julia Roberts - SOMETHING TO TALK ABOUT - Robert Duvall - TRUE GRIT (1969) - John Wayne - CAST A GIANT SHADOW, IN HARM'S WAY, THE WAR WAGON - also starring Kirk Douglas.



NEXT -- Volker Engel to Edmond O'Brien

Volker Engel to Edmond O'Brien

Volker Engel - INDEPENDANCE DAY - Will Smith
Will Smith - SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION - Stockard Channing
Stockard Channing - THE FORTUNE - Warren Beatty
Warren Beatty - MICKEY ONE - Franchot Tone
Franchot Tone - MUTINY ON THE BOUNTY - Charles Laughton
Charles Laughton - THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME - Edmond O'Brien

Next- Carrie Snodgress to Norma Aleandro

Carrie Snodgress to Norma Aleandro

Carrie Snodgress - THE FURY - Kirk Douglas - THE WAR WAGON - John Wayne - THE MAN WHO SHOT LIBERTY VALANCE - James Stewart - ANATOMY OF A MURDER - Lee Remick - DARK HOLIDAY - also starring Norma Aleandro.


NEXT -- Albert Bassermann to Lucas Hedges

Re: Albert Bassermann to Lucas Hedges

Albert Bassermann - Since You Went Away - Claudette Colbert
Claudette Colbert - Tomorrow is Forever - Orson Welles
Orson Welles - A Man for All Seasons - Paul Scofield
Paul Scofield - Quiz Show - Ralph Fiennes
Ralph Fiennes - The Grand Budapest Hotel- Lucas Hedges

Next: Hattie McDaniel to Roy Scheider

Hattie McDaniel to Roy Scheider

McDaniel -- SINCE YOU WENT AWAY -- Claudette Colbert
Colbert -- SHE MARRIED HER BOSS -- Melvyn Douglas
Douglas -- I NEVER SANG FOR MY FATHER -- Gene Hackman
Hackman -- THE FRENCH CONNECTION -- Scheider

Next: Joseph Schildkraut to Emma Stone

Take 'em to Missouri

Re: Joseph Schildkraut to Emma Stone

schildkraut - the diary of anne frank - shelley winters
winters - bloody mama - bruce dern
dern - that championship season - robert mitchum
mitchum - not as a stranger - lee marvin
marvin - prime cut - sissy spacek
spacek - the help - emma stone

next: Lily Tomlin to Michael J. Pollard

Lily Tomlin to Michael J. Pollard

Lily Tomlin - 9 TO 5 - Dolly Parton - RHINESTONE - Sylvester Stallone - TANGO & CASH - also starring Michael J. Pollard.



NEXT -- Bill Duke (I)

Re: Lily Tomlin to Michael J. Pollard

Just Bill Duke?

Re: Lily Tomlin to Michael J. Pollard


Just Bill Duke?


And I don't think Bill Duke is an Oscar nominee.

Edward Norton to Nedrick Young

Next -- Edward Norton to Nedrick Young.

Sorry about the Bill Duke blunder. Mixing up my games.

Re: Edward Norton to Nedrick Young

Edward Norton - Everyone Says I Love You - Goldie Hawn
Goldie Hawn - The Girl from Petrovka - Anthony Hopkins
Anthony Hopkins - The Lion in Winter - Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn - Adam's Rib - Spencer Tracy
Spencer Tracy - Inherit the Wind - Nedrick Young

[Nedrick Young was a writer who won his Oscar for writing the screenplay for "The Defiant Ones." Dolly Parton earned two Oscar nominations for writing Best Original Songs, not for acting. Why don't we stick with Oscar winning/nominated actors and actresses from now on? Mixing genres is making this unnecessarily complicated.]

Next: Mary Pickford to Mary Tyler Moore

Mary Pickford to Mary Tyler Moore

Pickford -- SECRETS -- Leslie Howard
Howard -- GONE WITH THE WIND -- Clark Gable
Gable -- WIFE VS SECRETARY -- James Stewart
Stewart -- X-15 -- Mary Tyler Moore

Next: Frank Morgan to Frank Langella

Take 'em to Missouri

Re: Frank Morgan to Frank Langella

morgan - the wizard of oz - judy garland
garland - judgment at nuremberg - burt lancaster
lancaster - 1900 - robert deniro
deniro - cape fear (remake) - jessica lange
lange - blue sky - carrie snodgress
snodgress - diary of a mad housewife - langella

next: Victor Buono to Terence Stamp

Re: Frank Morgan to Frank Langella

Victor Buono - The Wrath of God - Frank Langella
Frank Langella - House of D - Robin Williams
Robin Williams - The Birdcage - Gene Hackman
Gene Hackman - Superman II - Terence Stamp

Next: Claude Rains to Meryl Streep

Claude Rains to Meryl Streep

Rains -- MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON -- James Stewart
Stewart -- HOW THE WEST WAS WON -- Debbie Reynolds
Reynolds -- MOTHER -- Albert Brooks
Brooks -- DEFENDING YOUR LIFE -- Streep

Next: Barbara O'Neil to Barbara Harris

Take 'em to Missouri

Barbara O'Neil to Barbara Harris

Barbara O'Neil - THE NUN'S STORY - Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Hepburn - HOW TO STEAL A MILLION - Peter O'Toole
Peter O'Toole - STARDUST - Robert De Niro
Robert De Niro - TAXI DRIVER - Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster - FREAKY FRIDAY - Barbara Harris

Next: Ronald Colman to Lesley Ann Warren

Ronald Colman to Lesley Ann Warren

Ronald Colman -- A DOUBLE LIFE -- Shelley Winters
Winters -- A PATCH OF BLUE -- Sidney Poitier
Poitier -- DUEL AT DIABLO -- James Garner
Garner -- VICTOR/VICTORIA -- Lesley Ann Warren

Next: William Demarest to Willem Dafoe

Take 'em to Missouri

Re: Ronald Colman to Lesley Ann Warren

William Demarest - It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World - Spencer Tracy
Spencer Tracy - Bad Day at Black Rock - Ernest Borgnine
Ernest Borgnine - The Poseidon Adventure - Gene Hackman
Gene Hackman - Mississippi Burning - Willem Dafoe

Next: Deborah Kerr to Ian McKellen

Deborah Kerr <=> Ian McKellen

Deborah Kerr => IF WINTER COMES => Walter Pidgeon
Walter Pidgeon => TWO MINUTE WARNING => Gena Rowlands
Gena Rowlands => THE NOTEBOOK > Ryan Gosling
Ryan Gosling => THE NICE GUYS => Russell Crowe
Russell Crowe => LES MISERABLES => Hugh Jackman
Hugh Jackman => X-MEN franchise => Ian McKellen


Next: Shawn Levy => Sean Connery


Our minds can not hold God but our hearts can.

Deborah Kerr to Ian McKellen

Deborah Kerr -- JULIUS CAESAR -- James Mason
Mason -- GEORGY GIRL -- Lynn Redgrave
Redgrave -- GODS AND MONSTERS -- McKellan

Next: Louise Dresser to Louise Fletcher

Edit: Never mind, Ram got there first (working on his now)

Take 'em to Missouri

Shawn Levy to Sean Connery

Shawn Levy - BIG FAT LIAR - Paul Giamatti - MORGAN - Jennifer Jason Leigh - BACKDRAFT - Robert De Niro - THE UNTOUCHABLES - also starring Sean Connery.



NEXT -- Raymond Massey to Quentin Tarantino (as an actor).

Raymond Massey to Quentin Tarantino

Raymond Massey How the West Was Won Russ Tamblyn
Russ Tamblyn Django Unchained Quentin Tarantino

Next: Alicia Vikander Tom Waits (I) [as actor]

Re: Alicia Vikander to Tom Waits

Alicia Vikander - Anna Karenina - Keira Knightley
Keira Knightley - Love Actually - Laura Linney
Laura Linney - The Savages - Philip Seymour Hoffman
Philip Seymour Hoffman - The Big Lebowski - Jeff Bridges
Jeff Bridges - The Fisher King - Tom Waits

Next: Lewis Stone to Grace Kelly

Re: Alicia Vikander to Tom Waits

Lewis Stone -- STATE OF THE UNION -- Spencer Tracy
Tracy -- TEST PILOT -- Clark Gable
Gable -- MOGAMBO -- Grace Kelly

Next : Louise Dresser to Louise Fletcher

Take 'em to Missouri

Re: Louise Dresser to Louise Fletcher

Louise Dresser - Maid of Salem - Fred MacMurray
Fred MacMurray - The Apartment - Shirley MacLaine
Shirley MacLaine - Terms of Endearment - Jack Nicholson
Jack Nicholson - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest - Louise Fletcher

Next: Helen Hayes to Liza Minelli

Helen Hayes to Liza Minelli

Helen Hayes in ANASTASIA with Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman in A MATTER OF TIME with Liza Minnelli

Next: Ruth Gordon to Clive Owen

Ruth Gordon to Clive Owen

Ruth Gordon - ROSEMARY'S BABY - John Cassavetes - THE FURY - Kirk Douglas - TOUGH GUYS - Burt Lancaster - 1900 - Robert De Niro - KILLER ELITE - also starring Clive Owen.

NEXT -- Helen Mirren to Harry Carey

Re: Helen Mirren to Harry Carey

Helen Mirren - RED - Morgan Freeman
Morgan Freeman - An Unfinished Life - Robert Redford
Robert Redford - The Chase - Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda - On Golden Pond - Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn - Sea of Grass - Harry Carey

Next: Gloria Grahame to Goldie Hawn

Gloria Grahame to Goldie Hawn

Gloria Grahame -- THE BIG HEAT -- Lee Marvin
Marvin -- THE PROFESSIONALS -- Burt Lancaster
Lancaster -- THE KENTUCKIAN -- Walter Matthau
Matthau -- CACTUS FLOWER -- Goldie Hawn

Next: William Gargan to Edward Norton

Take 'em to Missouri

William Gargan <=> Edward Norton

William Gargan => RAIN => Walter Huston
Walter Huston => THE GREAT SINNER => Melvyn Douglas
Melvyn Douglas => THE AMERICANIZATION OF EMILY => James Garner
James Garner => THE NOTEBOOK =>Ryan Gosling
Ryan Gosling => LA LA LAND => Emma Stone
Emma Stone => BIRDMAN OR (... => Edward Norton

Next: Ruth Hussey <=> Ruth Negga

Our minds can not hold God but our hearts can.

Re: Ruth Hussey to Ruth Negga

Ruth Hussey - The Philadelphia Story - Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn - On Golden Pond - Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda - The Electric Horseman - Robert Redford
Robert Redford - Spy Game - Brad Pitt
Brad Pitt - World War Z - Ruth Negga

Next: Don Ameche to Chloe Sevigny

Don Ameche to Chloe Sevigny

Ameche -- COCOON -- Maureen Stapleton
Stapleton -- REDS -- Diane Keaton
Keaton -- THE GODFATHER -- Al Pacino
Pacino -- INSOMNIA -- Hillary Swank
Swank -- BOYS DON'T CRY -- Sevigny

Next: Aline MacMahon to Michael Keaton

Take 'em to Missouri

Re: Aline MacMahon to Michael Keaton

macmahon - the search - montgomery clift
clift - the young lions - marlon brando
brando - the score - robert deniro
deniro - jackie brown - keaton

next: Stuart Whitman to Norma Shearer

Stuart Whitman to Norma Shearer

Whitman -- 10 NORTH FREDERICK -- Gary Cooper
Cooper -- DESIGN FOR LIVING -- Fredric March
March -- THE BARRETTS OF WIMPOLE STREET -- Shearer

Next: Susan Sarandon to Susan Peters

Take 'em to Missouri

Re: Susan Sarandon to Susan Peters

sarandon - atlantic city - burt lancaster
lancaster - the scalphunters - shelley winters
winters - a double life - ronald colman
colman - random harvest - peters

next (Grayson Hall to Kate Winslet)

Re: Susan Sarandon to Susan Peters

Grayson Hall - The Night of the Iguana - Richard Burton
Richard Burton - Becket - Peter O'Toole
Peter O'Toole - The Lion in Winter - Anthony Hopkins
Anthony Hopkins - Howard's End - Kate Winslet

Next: Clifton Webb to George C. Scott

Clifton Webb to George C. Scott

Webb -- SATAN NEVER SLEEPS -- William Holden
Holden -- THE TOWERING INFERNO -- Paul Newman
Newman -- THE HUSTLER -- Scott

Next: Richard Dix to Richard Dreyfuss

Take 'em to Missouri

Richard Dix <=> Richard Dreyfuss

Richard Dix =>MAN OF CONQUEST or SKY GIANT => Joan Fontaine
Joan Fontaine => TENDER IS THE NIGHT => Jason Robards
Jason Robards => LINCOLN (1992 TVM) => Richard Dreyfuss

NEXT: Rachel Roberts <=> Rachel MacAdams




Our minds can not hold God but our hearts can.

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