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365 Days of Oscar: Ranking the 1970s Best Supporting Actor Winners

  1. Ben Johnson, The Last Picture Show
  2. Robert De Niro, The Godfather Part II
  3. Melvin Douglas, Being There
  4. Joel Grey, Cabaret
  5. Christopher Walken, The Deer Hunter
  6. John Mills, Ryan’s Daughter
  7. John Houseman, The Paper Chase
  8. Jason Robards, All the President’s Men
  9. Jason Robards, Julia
  10. George Burns, The Sunshine Boys

This article is part of a special year-long series of anecdotes, reflections and thoughts about the Academy Awards.