Best Scene: The "hero" tells the truth.
Best Scene: Cornelius finds the smuggler in his room.
Best Scene: Stephen tells about how he murdered his wife.
Best Scene: The professor tries to come up with a way to kill a blackmailer.
Best Scene: Keyes lights the match of Neff.
- Fred MacMurray in Double Indemnity
- Laurence Olivier in Henry V
- Charles Boyer in Gaslight
- Laird Cregar in The Lodger
- Alexander Knox in Wilson
- Edward G. Robinson in The Woman in the Window
- Ray Milland in Ministry of Fear
- Eddie Bracken in The Miracle of Morgan's Creek
- Claude Rains in Mr. Skeffington
- Gregory Peck in The Keys to the Kingdom
- Humphrey Bogart in To Have and Have Not
- Van Johnson in Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo
- Peter Lorre in The Mask of Dimitrios
- Ray Milland in The Uninvited
- Eddie Bracken in Hail the Conquering Hero
- Dana Andrews in Laura
- Cary Grant in Arsenic and Old Lace
- George Sanders in The Lodger
- Spencer Tracy in The Seventh Cross
- Bing Crosby in Going My Way
- Cary Grant in None but the Lonely Heart
- Zachary Scott in The Mask of Dimitrios