It was the decade during which Hollywood made the full switch from black-and-white to color and swung between old Hollywood aesthetics (movie musicals!) and shocking new visions (as heralded by "Bonnie and Clyde"). Still, the Oscars were as glamorous and star-studded as ever, as seen in these 25 photos from that tumultuous decade. (Above: Natalie Wood, nominee in 1962 for "Splendor in the Grass," arrives with her costar and date Warren Beatty.)Ralph Crane/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images Lucky Number 4 William Lovelace/Getty Images Brooding, Much? ABC Photo Archives/ABC Photo Archives/Getty Images Wonder Women Jack Albin/Getty Images Party Animal Archive Photos/Getty Images Sing It Loud, Sing It Proud Rolls Press/Popperfoto/Popperfoto/Getty Images Hepburn's Hello Lawrence Schiller/Getty Images La Dolce Vita Archive Photos/Getty Images Kiss Kiss, Snap Snap J. R. Eyerman/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images Finding the Light William Lovelace/Getty Images Hey, Isn't That...? Gene Lester/Getty Images Reflecting on the Moment Bettmann/Bettmann Archive Oh, 'Darling'! Bettmann/Bettmann Archive Sibling Revelry Gene Lester/Getty Images A King and His Princesses Archive Photos/Getty Images Ear-Tugging Is Next Bettmann/Bettmann Archive The Governor at the Ball Bettmann/Bettmann Archive Never Too Cool to Be Impressed Bettmann/Bettmann Archive The Academy Awards, or Fashion Week? Max B. Miller/Getty Images The New Vanguard Rolls Press/Popperfoto/Popperfoto/Getty Images She'll Be Back William Lovelace/Getty Images Pressed! Bettmann/Bettmann Archive You'd Recognize That Profile Anywhere Ron Galella/WireImage Hello, Gorgeous ABC Photo Archives/ABC Photo Archives/Getty Images Who's House? Frank's House.
Published March 2, 2018
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