Days of Wine and Roses (1962)
Academy Award for Best Actress (Lee Remick)
Academy Award for Best Art Direction, Black and White (Joseph C. Wright)
Academy Award for Best Costume Design, Black-and-WhiteAward details: (details at IMDb)
Days of Wine and Roses is a 1962 film directed by Blake Edwards with a screenplay by JP Miller adapted from his own 1958 Playhouse 90 teleplay of the same name. The movie was produced by Martin Manulis, with music by Henry Mancini, and features Jack Lemmon, Lee Remick, Charles Bickford and Jack Klugman. The film depicts the downward spiral of two average Americans who succumb to alcoholism and attempt to deal with their problem. An Academy Award went to the film's theme music, composed by Mancini with lyrics by Johnny Mercer. The film received four other Oscar nominations, including ones for Best Actor and Best Actress.