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The Happy Ending

When Fred (John Forsythe) asked for Mary's (Jean Simmons) hand in marriage, she thought she had the happy ending she only read about in fairy...

Nominated
Actress
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
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Elmer Gantry

When hedonistic but charming con man Elmer Gantry (Burt Lancaster) meets the beautiful Sister Sharon Falconer (Jean Simmons), a roadside revivalist,...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1960)
Nominated
Foreign Actress
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Home Before Dark

When Charlotte Bronn (Jean Simmons) returns home from a mental institution, having been committed after having a nervous breakdown, she must...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
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This Could Be the Night

Straitlaced teacher Anne (Jean Simmons) needs extra work, so she becomes a receptionist at a swanky nightclub owned by mobster-turned-businessman...

Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy
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Guys and Dolls

Gambler Nathan Detroit (Frank Sinatra) has few options for the location of his big craps game. Needing $1,000 to pay a garage owner to host the...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1956)
Nominated
Foreign Actress
Won
Actress in a Leading Role
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Hamlet

Winner of four Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor, Sir Laurence Olivier's "Hamlet" continues to be the most compelling version...

Nominated
Actress in a Supporting Role
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The Thorn Birds

A priest (Richard chamberlain) and his parishioner (Rachel Ward) suffer from a forbidden love in this Golden Globe-winning saga based on Colleen...

Nominated
Best Performance by An Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television