42nd Annual Academy Awards Coverage (1970)
- Date of Ceremony: Tuesday, April 7, 1970
- For films released in: 1969
- Location: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles, California
The 42nd Academy Awards Best Picture nominees were a mixed bag: an X-rated film about a wannabe hustler, an English costume drama, a western adventure film, a Broadway musical and French language political thriller.
For the second year, the ceremony took place at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.
- Anne of the Thousand Days: 10
- They Shoot Horses, Don't They?: 9
- Midnight Cowboy: 7
- Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid: 7
- Hello, Dolly!: 7
- Z: 5