ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Oscar Speech

Updated on March 5, 2008

About the Oscar Speech

The Oscar is THE coveted award in Hollywood. If you have an Oscar in your hand, you write your own ticket. When actors and actresses win at the Oscars, sometimes their true personality comes shining through.

Watch these actors and actresses give their Oscar speech. Who do you think has the most obnoxious Oscar speech? Funniest Oscar speech? Most touching Oscar speech?

Michael Moore Oscar Speech

About Michael Moore's Oscar Speech

Can we agree that Michael Moore's Oscar speech when he won Bowling for Columbine was the most obnoxious Oscar speech ever? I think the guy has talent and his documentaries are interesting. But there is a place for everything. Using your time during the Academy Awards to get on a soapbox is not the place.

Melissa Etheridge Oscar Speech

Barbara Stanwyck Honorary Oscar Speech

About Barbara Stanwyck

Barbara Stanwyck's most memorable role was as the mother in the popular western television show called "The Big Valley" in the 1960s. Stanwyck also played in the television show "The Colbys" during the 80s. Despite this, Barbara Stanwyck had a long and prosperous movie career. Many are unaware of Barbara's movie credits. She was very talented and appeared in several different types of films. Barbara was nominated for 4 Oscars.

Halle Berry Oscar Speech

Cuba Gooding Jr. Oscar Speech

Cuba Gooding, Jr. Oscar Speech

Another favorite Oscar speech for me is by Cuba Gooding, Jr. How can you not love this man? I already was charmed by Cuba, but after this Oscar speech he will always hold a special place in my heart.

Hattie McDaniel Oscar Speech

About Hattie McDaniel

Hattie McDaniel was the first black actress to win an Oscar. She won her Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in her role as Mammy in Gone With the Wind in 1939. Hattie was also the first black woman to sing on the radio in the United States. Hattie has two stars on the Walk of Fame and had a postage stamp issued in her honor.

Gerda Weissmann Klein Oscar Speech

Russell Crowe Oscar Speech

Sidney Poitier Honorary Oscar Speech

Jack Palance Oscar Speech

The Famous Jack Palance Oscar Speech

The Jack Palance Oscar speech has become one of the most famous moments in the history of the Oscars. It is definitely one of my favorite Oscar speeches. Palance won his Oscar for Best Supporting Actor in City Slickers. I'm not giving it away if you haven't seen it, but you've got to watch the Oscar speech and performance by Jack Palance. It's hard to believe that he has died. He seemed invincible. Rest in peace, Jack.

Oscar Speech Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • profile image

      anonymous 8 years ago

      From the 1960 to 1961, the mr Howard Hughes’s son, under name Ludovicci Hughes, he won five 5, Oscars from the academy, from his own creativity in the cartoon movies, from the Disney production.

    • profile image

      Ron Evans/Baltimore 8 years ago

      I enjoyed the Hattie McDanial Oscar acceptance speech. Simple and sweet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: "https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr"

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)