« Last week's Poll/Quiz asked "Which movie did Alec Guinness NOT get an Oscar nomination?" The most popular answer was Star Wars with 50% of the vote, which is incorrect. The correct answer is A Passage to India. Sir Alec Guinness had five Academy Award Nominations. He won two Oscar's for Best Actor in The Bridge on the River Kwai(1953) and an Honorary Award in 1980 for ''Advancing the Art of Screen Acting through a host of Memorable and Distinguished Performances.''