In the Best Original Score category, Max Steiner had a double nomination for his work on Gone With the Wind and Dark Victory. He was up against the following Academy Award contenders:
- Anthony Collins for Nurse Edith Cavell
- Aaron Copland for Of Mice and Men
- Lud Gluskin and Lucien Moraweck for The Man in the Iron Mask
- Werner Janssen for Eternally Yours
- Alfred Newman for The Rains Came and Wuthering Heights
- Herbert Stothart for The Wizard of Oz
- Victor Young for Golden Boy, Gulliver’s Travels and Man of Conquest
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