The first Disney feature film available on DVD
Today in movie history february 18
1929 The first Academy Award winners were announced on this day. Unlike the pomp and circumstance that goes with today's announcements, the names of the first recipients were printed on the back page of the academy's newsletter. And the winner for best picture was ... William A. Wellman's "Wings" (1927), about two World War I fighter pilots in love with the same girl.