Academy Awards > 1987

BEST PICTURE
PictureStudioBox Office
Fatal AttractionParamount$156,645,693
MoonstruckMGM$80,640,528
Broadcast NewsFox$51,249,404
The Last EmperorColumbia$43,984,230
Hope and GloryColumbia$10,021,120
Total Gross: $342,540,975
Average Gross: $68,508,195


 
BEST DIRECTOR
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Fatal AttractionAdrian LyneParamount$156,645,693
MoonstruckNorman JewisonMGM$80,640,528
The Last EmperorBernardo BertolucciColumbia$43,984,230
Hope and GloryJohn BoormanColumbia$10,021,120
My Life as a DogLasse HallstromSkouras$8,345,266
Total Gross: $299,636,837
Average Gross: $59,927,367


 
BEST ACTOR
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Good Morning, Vietnam Robin WilliamsBuena Vista$123,922,370
Broadcast NewsWilliam HurtFox$51,249,404
Wall StreetMichael DouglasFox$43,848,069
IronweedJack NicholsonTriStar$7,393,346
Dark EyesMarcello MastroianniIsland Pictures$2,201,428
Total Gross: $228,614,617
Average Gross: $45,722,923


 
BEST ACTRESS
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Fatal AttractionGlenn CloseParamount$156,645,693
MoonstruckCherMGM$80,640,528
Broadcast NewsHolly HunterFox$51,249,404
IronweedMeryl StreepTriStar$7,393,346
Anna (1987)Sally KirklandVestron$1,236,848
Total Gross: $297,165,819
Average Gross: $59,433,164


 
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
MoonstruckVincent GardeniaMGM$80,640,528
The UntouchablesSean ConneryParamount$76,270,454
Broadcast NewsAlbert BrooksFox$51,249,404
Cry FreedomDenzel WashingtonUniversal$5,899,797
Street SmartMorgan FreemanCannon Films$1,119,112
Total Gross: $215,179,295
Average Gross: $43,035,859


 
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Fatal AttractionAnne ArcherParamount$156,645,693
MoonstruckOlympia DukakisMGM$80,640,528
Throw Momma From the TrainAnne RamseyOrion Pictures$57,915,972
The Whales of AugustAnn SothernAlive Films$1,338,198
Gaby: A True StoryNorma AleandroTriStar$125,400
Total Gross: $296,665,791
Average Gross: $59,333,158


 
BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
PictureStudioBox Office
MoonstruckMGM$80,640,528
Broadcast NewsFox$51,249,404
Radio DaysOrion Pictures$14,792,779
Hope and GloryColumbia$10,021,120
Total Gross: $156,703,831
Average Gross: $39,175,958


 
BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
PictureStudioBox Office
Fatal AttractionParamount$156,645,693
Full Metal JacketWarner Bros.$46,357,676
The Last EmperorColumbia$43,984,230
My Life as a DogSkouras$8,345,266
The DeadVestron$4,370,078
Total Gross: $259,702,943
Average Gross: $51,940,589


 
BEST EDITING
PictureStudioBox Office
Fatal AttractionParamount$156,645,693
RobocopOrion Pictures$53,424,681
Broadcast NewsFox$51,249,404
The Last EmperorColumbia$43,984,230
Empire of the SunWarner Bros.$22,238,696
Total Gross: $327,542,704
Average Gross: $65,508,541


 
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
PictureStudioBox Office
Broadcast NewsFox$51,249,404
The Last EmperorColumbia$43,984,230
Empire of the SunWarner Bros.$22,238,696
Hope and GloryColumbia$10,021,120
MatewanCinecom$1,680,358
Total Gross: $129,173,808
Average Gross: $25,834,762


 
BEST ART DIRECTION
PictureStudioBox Office
The UntouchablesParamount$76,270,454
The Last EmperorColumbia$43,984,230
Empire of the SunWarner Bros.$22,238,696
Radio DaysOrion Pictures$14,792,779
Hope and GloryColumbia$10,021,120
Total Gross: $167,307,279
Average Gross: $33,461,456


 
BEST COSTUME DESIGN
PictureStudioBox Office
The UntouchablesParamount$76,270,454
The Last EmperorColumbia$43,984,230
Empire of the SunWarner Bros.$22,238,696
The DeadVestron$4,370,078
MauriceCinecom$2,438,304
Total Gross: $149,301,762
Average Gross: $29,860,352


 
BEST MAKEUP
PictureStudioBox Office
Harry and the HendersonsUniversal$29,760,613
Happy New YearColumbia$41,232
Total Gross: $29,801,845
Average Gross: $14,900,923


 
BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
PictureStudioBox Office
PredatorFox$59,735,548
InnerspaceWarner Bros.$25,893,810
Total Gross: $85,629,358
Average Gross: $42,814,679


 
BEST SOUND
PictureStudioBox Office
Lethal WeaponWarner Bros.$65,207,127
The Witches of EastwickWarner Bros.$63,766,510
RobocopOrion Pictures$53,424,681
The Last EmperorColumbia$43,984,230
Empire of the SunWarner Bros.$22,238,696
Total Gross: $248,621,244
Average Gross: $49,724,249


 
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
PictureStudioBox Office
The UntouchablesParamount$76,270,454
The Witches of EastwickWarner Bros.$63,766,510
The Last EmperorColumbia$43,984,230
Empire of the SunWarner Bros.$22,238,696
Cry FreedomUniversal$5,899,797
Total Gross: $212,159,687
Average Gross: $42,431,937


 
BEST ORIGINAL SONG
PictureStudioBox Office
Beverly Hills Cop IIParamount$153,665,036
Dirty DancingVestron$63,446,382
MannequinFox$42,721,196
The Princess BrideFox$30,857,814
Cry FreedomUniversal$5,899,797
Total Gross: $296,590,225
Average Gross: $59,318,045