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251 Results

94 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Tuesday, January 13, 20155D2012 award for 20-AcrossMichael Blake
Sunday, January 4, 201531DAward for Hunt and PeckFinn Vigeland
Monday, December 15, 201450DTrash-talking Muppet?Zhouqin Burnikel and Dennis Ryall
Wednesday, April 30, 201464AAward for 60-Across for her role in "Two Women"Zhouqin Burnikel
Thursday, April 24, 201451DTrash can dwellerStanley Newman
Thursday, April 25, 20132DWhen said three times, frequent line on "The Odd Couple"Jeffrey Wechsler
Sunday, December 9, 201294DPlayer's trophyPatrick Berry
Wednesday, June 20, 201214AReason for a February thank-you speechAlan Arbesfeld
Monday, June 4, 201254D___ the GrouchJohn R. O'Brien
Thursday, January 26, 201241AAnnouncement that comes from an envelopeAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, January 1, 201273DNATO alphabet vowelPatrick Berry
Monday, June 21, 201057A"The Odd Couple" slobFred Piscop
Sunday, March 28, 201073AGrouchy Muppet (2)Ed Sessa
Wednesday, March 3, 201038ASee 24- and 48-AcrossPeter A. Collins
Saturday, February 13, 201023DAcademy offeringAshish Vengsarkar
Sunday, August 30, 2009126A8 1/2-pound statue (3)Ashish Vengsarkar and Narayan Venkatasubramanyan
Sunday, June 21, 20091A(With 13-Across) "My wallpaper and I are fighting a duel to the death. One or the other of us has to go"Matt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Thursday, June 11, 200950DJazz's Peterson (2)Alex Boisvert
Wednesday, December 10, 200824A"And the ___ goes to ..." (2)Joe Krozel
Monday, July 21, 200860A"Sesame Street" grouchGilbert H. Ludwig
Thursday, January 17, 200853AJazz's Peterson (2)Matt Ginsberg
Tuesday, July 31, 200753DMusician/wit LevantAllan E. Parrish
Sunday, May 20, 200757DMuppet who lives in a trash canSeth A. Abel
Monday, April 9, 20075AHigh Hollywood honorJ. K. Hummel
Wednesday, March 21, 200726DSee 17-Across (2)Ed Early
Sunday, February 25, 200767AWith 56-Down, start of eight answers in this puzzleDavid J. Kahn
Friday, February 23, 200719A8 1/2-pound statue (3)Patrick Merrell
Wednesday, January 24, 200733ASesame Street denizenGary Steinmehl
Sunday, September 24, 20061AWith 126-Across, author of the quip starting at 27-Across (2)Mark Diehl and Kevin McCann
Sunday, January 8, 2006108D"And the ___ goes to ?" (2)Michael Ashley
Thursday, January 5, 20061AWith 70-Across, source of the quip at 21-, 39- and 58-AcrossVictor Fleming
Thursday, December 30, 200429A"The Odd Couple" roleKyle Mahowald
Monday, August 30, 200440AAcademy AwardJeffrey Harris
Wednesday, April 7, 20041DSee 15-Across (2)Nancy Salomon
Wednesday, March 24, 200447DPrize that, surprisingly, contains a large amount of tinNorma Johnson
Sunday, March 21, 200469D___ night (annual event)Roy Leban
Tuesday, December 2, 200331DCoveted statueHarvey Estes
Wednesday, October 22, 200346DAward since 1927Judy Cole
Sunday, August 10, 200316D___ fever (annual February/March phenomenon)Cathy Millhauser
Thursday, June 26, 200321AIt's an honorPatrick Berry
Monday, June 16, 200335ADesigner ___ de la RentaNorma Johnson
Saturday, January 4, 200321AOne went to Washington in 2002Patrick Berry
Wednesday, November 27, 200241DWayne won one in 1969Ron O'Hair
Monday, October 21, 20021DPrize awarded at the Kodak TheatrePeter Sarrett
Monday, October 7, 200256DScreen awardGreg Staples
Wednesday, August 7, 20026APicture prizeRandolph Ross
Thursday, July 4, 200234ALevant of levityNathaniel Weiss
Thursday, June 27, 200241AHollywood's holy grailJames R. Leeds
Monday, June 24, 200231DRecognition from "the Academy"Trip Payne
Sunday, June 23, 2002104D114-Across componentEric Berlin
Tuesday, May 21, 20029AWitty WildePaula Gamache
Saturday, May 4, 200242A8 1/2-pound statue (3)Rich Norris
Monday, February 25, 20021A___ Mayer (wiener maker)Christina Houlihan
Monday, September 24, 200151DAward for "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon"Norma Steinberg
Wednesday, April 25, 200127D"Platoon" prizeMel Taub and crossword class
Thursday, January 11, 20011AWith 63-Across, author of the quip starting at 17-Across (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, November 15, 20009AMuppet grouchChuck Deodene
Wednesday, August 9, 200052DHalf of the Odd Couple (2)Kelly Clark
Tuesday, June 13, 200048D"American Beauty" prizePeter Gordon
Tuesday, February 29, 200059AGolden awardPeter Gordon
Friday, November 26, 199949DA good player might get oneRoger Phillips
Tuesday, November 2, 199929DAward for Judi DenchBernice Gordon
Sunday, October 3, 1999102DPrize for Page or CageFred Piscop
Friday, September 10, 199946DScreenwriter's dreamDana Motley
Wednesday, August 25, 199925DHollywood treasureRichard Hughes
Thursday, May 6, 199931DGold statuetteMatt Gaffney
Friday, April 30, 199923APicture presentationPat M. Hugel
Wednesday, February 10, 199952DStar's statuetteNancy Salomon
Friday, January 1, 199951DDirector's dreamJoe DiPietro
Sunday, October 25, 1998103DReason for a spring ceremonyNancy Nicholson Joline
Thursday, May 21, 199864ABaseball Hall-of-Famer CharlestonCathy Millhauser
Monday, March 23, 199825A1996 award for "The English Patient"Randall J. Hartman
Saturday, March 14, 19981DGold statueEd Pegg Jr.
Wednesday, July 9, 199733DGrouchy Muppet (2)Chuck Deodene
Sunday, March 30, 199710DPianist LevantElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, March 17, 199773ACousin of a Golden GlobeStephanie Spadaccini
Monday, February 24, 199747DAward for "Braveheart" (2)Derek Allen
Sunday, January 12, 19972DMarch honorM. Rosen
Sunday, December 1, 199611DHollywood statueD. J. Kahn
Wednesday, September 18, 199630DCode word for "O"D. J. Kahn
Wednesday, August 21, 199650DBoxer de la HoyaFred Piscop
Monday, May 13, 199641AAward for "Braveheart" (2)S. L. Robbins
Wednesday, November 8, 199546AFelix's roommateGlenn E. Sykes
Sunday, July 9, 199556AHalf of "The Odd Couple" (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Wednesday, March 1, 199536AActor Homolka of "I Remember Mama"Lois Sidway
Sunday, February 12, 199560DSesame Street dwellerAlex & Victoria Black
Wednesday, January 25, 199535DLevant of "Information Please"Norma Steinberg
Sunday, December 18, 199481DPeace Nobelist _____ Arias SanchezManny Nosowsky & Bob Klahn
Wednesday, October 12, 199426AMr. LevantGregory E. Paul
Friday, September 2, 199447DJazz bassist PettifordBryant White
Thursday, August 11, 199430AGolden statuetteBryant White
Thursday, August 4, 19944DAward for "Wings"Jim Page
Tuesday, May 10, 199431D1991 Stallone comedyDavid Ellis Dickerson
Wednesday, December 1, 199354DFilmdom honorTap Osborn

3 results for OSCAR from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
February 22, 2015acrosticXN.B.A. Hall-of-Famer RobertsonEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
May 13, 2012mixup16AHalf of "The Odd Couple" / Shamu and kinMatt Ginsberg
July 23, 2006acrosticEWhat Bruce Springsteen got for "Streets of Philadelphia"Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

154 results for OSCAR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, October 3, 19931AIrons's prize in 1990Warren W. ReichTaub
Tuesday, September 21, 199331AStatuette for a starStanley GlassTaub
Sunday, July 11, 199334DEmma Thompson's award: 1993Ernst TheimerMaleska
Tuesday, July 6, 199310DTots' favorite grouchRobert HerrigMaleska
Tuesday, June 15, 199369AFelix's roommatePeter GordonMaleska
Wednesday, May 12, 199332DAuthor WildeBernice GordonMaleska
Friday, May 7, 199323ANeil Simon slobEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, May 5, 199330AEmmy's cousinJune A. BoggsMaleska
Monday, December 28, 199218DSesame Street grouchJeff HerringtonMaleska
Thursday, February 13, 199214AAMPAS bestowalJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sunday, February 9, 1992134ASimon's sporty slobJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wednesday, December 4, 199144AAMPAS awardBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, October 29, 199124DLevant or HammersteinWilliam CanineMaleska
Wednesday, September 11, 199155DLevant or WildeJames L. BeattyMaleska
Monday, July 29, 19914AHammerstein IIVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Wednesday, July 3, 199129ATV grouch who lives in a garbage canC. McInerneyMaleska
Sunday, July 15, 199061DCaricaturist BergerWarren W. ReichMaleska
Thursday, June 21, 19904DKlugman in "The Odd Couple"Eli WesoffMaleska
Monday, January 1, 199052A"Sesame Street" grouchEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Monday, December 11, 198931DLyricist HammersteinSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, November 24, 198952DPeck's prize in 1963Jim PageMaleska
Friday, November 3, 198951DPeterson of jazzJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sunday, September 17, 198932APianist PetersonJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Sunday, May 14, 19899A"Sesame Street" grouchCharles M. DeberMaleska
Monday, April 24, 19895AFamous statuetteNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sunday, January 8, 1989100D"Sesame Street" grouchRichard SilvestriMaleska
Thursday, October 27, 198839DWilde or LevantReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Tuesday, August 16, 198838AAMPAS awardMary S. SnyderMaleska
Sunday, June 26, 198868DWild writer?Dale O. BurgenerMaleska
Monday, June 29, 198755DPart of a Hepburn collectionFred TooleMaleska
Sunday, May 3, 198771DFelix's "odd" friendFrances HansenMaleska
Sunday, February 15, 198769DTony's kinBette Sue CohenMaleska
Wednesday, December 10, 198650DAward won by 19 AcrossJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, November 4, 198659AHollywood awardJoy L. WoukMaleska
Monday, September 1, 198634AHollywood plumJonesMaleska
Sunday, May 11, 19861DHammersteinVirginia P. AbelsonMaleska
Wednesday, January 22, 198632DHollywood awardJoy L. WoukMaleska
Saturday, April 27, 198536AAMPAS prizeRobert KatzMaleska
Friday, April 19, 19857DAward never won by 14 AcrossWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Monday, March 11, 198553DHollywood awardJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, December 23, 19841D"Sesame Street" grouchJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Friday, December 21, 198425DAMPAS awardPatterson PeppleMaleska
Sunday, November 4, 19841DCinematic awardErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, August 29, 198441AHollywood awardJohn H. HalesMaleska
Saturday, July 14, 198435ALevant or WildePeter G. SnowMaleska
Tuesday, June 26, 198416APianist PetersonJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Monday, January 23, 198452DCoveted awardVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Saturday, October 29, 198357AAMPAS awardSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Sunday, October 2, 198393AAMPAS giveawayRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sunday, September 11, 1983101DLevant or HammersteinAlfio MicciMaleska
Friday, January 21, 19835AFilmland statuetteRobert KatzMaleska
Monday, September 27, 19825ALevant or WildeNancy McCarthyMaleska
Thursday, June 3, 198252DGamble Yankees took in 1980C. J. AngioMaleska
Saturday, November 14, 19819AGamble taken by the Yankees in 1979Eli WesoffMaleska
Thursday, November 5, 198152DFilmland's golden giveawayJohn GreenmanMaleska
Sunday, July 5, 198124AAMPAS awardJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Friday, June 26, 198134DRole in "The Odd Couple"Julian OchrymowychMaleska
Monday, June 22, 198115ADesigner de la RentaJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, August 6, 198055AGamble or RobertsonA. J. SantoraMaleska
Saturday, May 31, 19806APage in Verdi's "Un Ballo . . . "William LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, May 20, 198032AWildeJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sunday, January 27, 198095DLevantBert BeamanMaleska
Thursday, December 20, 197933A___ Levant, memorable pianistRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Sunday, September 9, 197962AHollywood awardA. J. SantoraMaleska
Saturday, July 28, 197929DHammersteinWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, December 28, 197830A"Sesame Street" grouchKathryn RighterMaleska
Sunday, December 24, 197873DAMPAS awardAnne FoxMaleska
Sunday, June 4, 1978114AHammersteinChet CurrierMaleska
Sunday, January 8, 197840DLevantTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, August 21, 197770AFamous maître d'hôtelJack LuzzattoMaleska
Wednesday, June 29, 197745DWaldorf celebrityVirginia ButlerMaleska
Wednesday, December 8, 197643AAwardBert BeamanWeng
Tuesday, August 10, 19769DFamed statuetteEvelyn BenshoofWeng
Friday, May 14, 197625DHollywood plumMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Thursday, April 1, 197650DStatue of screendomHenry HookWeng
Wednesday, December 11, 197414ABrando turndownJim PageWeng
Saturday, November 23, 197440AHollywood trophyJordan S. LasherWeng
Sunday, January 6, 197415DWaldorf nameHerb RisteenWeng
Sunday, December 30, 197319AWildeFrances HansenWeng
Sunday, July 8, 1973111AStatuetteThomas SheehanWeng
Tuesday, June 19, 197324DBrando turndownUnknownWeng
Tuesday, April 24, 197315AMovie actor's objectiveUnknownWeng
Wednesday, April 11, 197339ALevantUnknownWeng
Friday, February 16, 197330DWildeUnknownWeng
Thursday, February 8, 197351DStatuette of noteUnknownWeng
Tuesday, February 6, 197348DWildeUnknownWeng
Friday, January 26, 197355AReject for George C. ScottUnknownWeng
Friday, November 24, 197262ALevantUnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 22, 197234ALevantUnknownWeng
Monday, October 2, 19726DHammersteinUnknownWeng
Monday, July 24, 197218A___ of the WaldorfUnknownWeng
Saturday, July 22, 197250DActor's awardUnknownWeng
Friday, June 2, 19725AShow-biz awardUnknownWeng
Saturday, April 22, 19725AEmmy's cousinUnknownWeng
Thursday, April 6, 19726DFilm honorUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 2, 1972107DHammersteinBert KruseWeng
Wednesday, December 15, 19715AGolden statuetteUnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 24, 197115AAwardUnknownWeng
Tuesday, August 31, 197145ACoveted figurineUnknownWeng
Tuesday, August 17, 197123AAwardUnknownWeng
Wednesday, February 10, 197126DFamed statuetteUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 22, 196924AHollywood nameEileen BushWeng
Sunday, May 25, 1969118ALevant or HammersteinEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sunday, April 27, 1969127DMovie awardA. J. SantoraWeng
Monday, February 24, 196931DCoveted prize.UnknownWeng
Thursday, January 23, 196916AHollywood memento.UnknownWeng
Tuesday, January 21, 196952AMovie accolade.UnknownWeng
Sunday, December 1, 1968102AAwardW. A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Friday, October 18, 196810ALevant.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 20, 19685AStatuette.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 10, 19686DWilde.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, November 2, 19671DCoveted award.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 3, 196730DHammerstein.Helen FasuloFarrar
Saturday, March 25, 19678DHollywood name.Bert BeamanFarrar
Tuesday, March 21, 196727AWilde.William LutwiniakFarrar
Monday, January 23, 196749AWell-known award.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Tuesday, November 15, 196632DStatuette award.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 2, 196648DHammerstein.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 23, 196664AMovie figure.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wednesday, August 24, 196628DSource of 59 Across, in Hollywood.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 25, 196658AWilde.UnknownFarrar
Monday, April 4, 196652ACeltic name.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 23, 196665DFirst name in Hollywood.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Thursday, November 4, 196552DActor's award.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 7, 196511DActor's accolade.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 12, 196556DLevant.UnknownFarrar
Monday, May 24, 196539AGolden statuette.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, December 20, 196427APoitier's prize.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, September 13, 196492AAward.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Monday, May 11, 196424A"Show-biz" status symbol.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 4, 196448ABig name in Hollywood.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, November 30, 196356DHollywood name.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Wednesday, May 15, 196319ATony's cousin.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 19, 196242AAnnual awardLouis SabinFarrar
Wednesday, October 24, 196212DCinema goal.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 30, 196217AFamous Hollywood name.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 29, 19626DHammerstein.Roberta MorseFarrar
Friday, May 4, 196212D"West Side Story" win.Louis SabinFarrar
Sunday, April 22, 196279DFamed trophy.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wednesday, September 13, 196150DActing prize.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 27, 196115AFamous award.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 21, 19619AAward never won by Garbo.UnknownFarrar
Friday, June 2, 196131DFilmdom's prize.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 10, 196147DHollywood prize.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 14, 196028DHollywood trophy.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 23, 196096APoet Wilde.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, September 6, 19601AFamous statuette.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 28, 196043ALevant.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, June 25, 196034AOne of the Strauses.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 3, 196024DHeston's award.UnknownFarrar
Friday, April 22, 196026DSynonym for "Ben Hur."UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 20, 19591AMuch-sought award.Madeline CorseFarrar
Tuesday, May 5, 195952DWhat "Gigi" won.Melville P. LiveranceFarrar
Saturday, March 21, 19592DGolden statuette, so named in 1931.UnknownFarrar