How many Academy Awards were won by the 1939 film Gone with the Wind?
Gone with the Wind won eight Oscars in 1940, not including an honorary award for its use of color "for the enhancement of dramatic mood." It was nominated for an additional five categories. Leading actor Clark Gable did not win Best Actor in a Leading Role, losing out to Robert Donat in Goodbye, Mr. Chips. Source: IMDB, Oscars.