Academy Awards > 1990

BEST PICTURE
PictureStudioBox Office
GhostParamount$217,631,306
Dances with WolvesOrion Pictures$184,208,848
The Godfather Part IIIParamount$66,666,062
AwakeningsColumbia$52,096,475
GoodfellasWarner Bros.$46,836,214
Total Gross: $567,438,905
Average Gross: $113,487,781


 
BEST DIRECTOR
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Dances with WolvesKevin CostnerOrion Pictures$184,208,848
The Godfather Part IIIFrancis Ford CoppolaParamount$66,666,062
GoodfellasMartin ScorseseWarner Bros.$46,836,214
Reversal of FortuneBarbet SchroederWarner Bros.$15,445,131
The GriftersStephen FrearsMiramax$13,446,769
Total Gross: $326,603,024
Average Gross: $65,320,605


 
BEST ACTOR
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Dances with WolvesKevin CostnerOrion Pictures$184,208,848
AwakeningsRobert DeNiroColumbia$52,096,475
Reversal of FortuneJeremy IronsWarner Bros.$15,445,131
Cyrano de BergeracGerard DepardieuOrion Classics$5,820,020
The FieldRichard HarrisAvenue Pict.$1,494,399
Total Gross: $259,064,873
Average Gross: $51,812,975


 
BEST ACTRESS
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Pretty WomanJulia RobertsBuena Vista$178,406,268
MiseryKathy BatesColumbia$61,276,872
Postcards from the EdgeMeryl StreepColumbia$39,071,603
The GriftersAnjelica HustonMiramax$13,446,769
Mr. & Mrs. BridgeJoanne WoodwardMiramax$7,698,010
Total Gross: $299,899,522
Average Gross: $59,979,904


 
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Dances with WolvesGraham GreeneOrion Pictures$184,208,848
Dick TracyAl PacinoBuena Vista$103,738,726
The Godfather Part IIIAndy GarciaParamount$66,666,062
GoodfellasJoe PesciWarner Bros.$46,836,214
Longtime CompanionBruce DavidsonSamuel Goldwyn$4,609,953
Total Gross: $406,059,803
Average Gross: $81,211,961


 
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
GhostWhoopi GoldbergParamount$217,631,306
Dances with WolvesMary McDonnellOrion Pictures$184,208,848
GoodfellasLorraine BraccoWarner Bros.$46,836,214
Wild at HeartDiane LaddSamuel Goldwyn$14,560,247
The GriftersAnnette BeningMiramax$13,446,769
Total Gross: $476,683,384
Average Gross: $95,336,677


 
BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
PictureStudioBox Office
GhostParamount$217,631,306
Green CardBuena Vista$29,888,235
AvalonTriumph$15,740,796
AliceOrion Pictures$7,331,647
MetropolitanNew Line$2,938,208
Total Gross: $273,530,192
Average Gross: $54,706,038


 
BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
PictureStudioBox Office
Dances with WolvesOrion Pictures$184,208,848
AwakeningsColumbia$52,096,475
GoodfellasWarner Bros.$46,836,214
Reversal of FortuneWarner Bros.$15,445,131
The GriftersMiramax$13,446,769
Total Gross: $312,033,437
Average Gross: $62,406,687


 
BEST EDITING
PictureStudioBox Office
GhostParamount$217,631,306
Dances with WolvesOrion Pictures$184,208,848
The Hunt for Red OctoberParamount$122,012,643
The Godfather Part IIIParamount$66,666,062
GoodfellasWarner Bros.$46,836,214
Total Gross: $637,355,073
Average Gross: $127,471,015


 
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
PictureStudioBox Office
Dances with WolvesOrion Pictures$184,208,848
Dick TracyBuena Vista$103,738,726
The Godfather Part IIIParamount$66,666,062
AvalonTriumph$15,740,796
Henry & JuneUniversal$11,567,449
Total Gross: $381,921,881
Average Gross: $76,384,376


 
BEST ART DIRECTION
PictureStudioBox Office
Dances with WolvesOrion Pictures$184,208,848
Dick TracyBuena Vista$103,738,726
The Godfather Part IIIParamount$66,666,062
Hamlet (1990)Warner Bros.$20,710,451
Cyrano de BergeracOrion Classics$5,820,020
Total Gross: $381,144,107
Average Gross: $76,228,821


 
BEST COSTUME DESIGN
PictureStudioBox Office
Dances with WolvesOrion Pictures$184,208,848
Dick TracyBuena Vista$103,738,726
Hamlet (1990)Warner Bros.$20,710,451
AvalonTriumph$15,740,796
Cyrano de BergeracOrion Classics$5,820,020
Total Gross: $330,218,841
Average Gross: $66,043,768


 
BEST MAKEUP
PictureStudioBox Office
Dick TracyBuena Vista$103,738,726
Edward ScissorhandsFox$56,362,352
Cyrano de BergeracOrion Classics$5,820,020
Total Gross: $165,921,098
Average Gross: $55,307,033


 
BEST SOUND
PictureStudioBox Office
Dances with WolvesOrion Pictures$184,208,848
The Hunt for Red OctoberParamount$122,012,643
Total RecallSony / Columbia$119,394,840
Dick TracyBuena Vista$103,738,726
Days of ThunderParamount$82,670,733
Total Gross: $612,025,790
Average Gross: $122,405,158


 
BEST SOUND EDITING
PictureStudioBox Office
The Hunt for Red OctoberParamount$122,012,643
Total RecallSony / Columbia$119,394,840
FlatlinersColumbia$61,489,265
Total Gross: $302,896,748
Average Gross: $100,965,583


 
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Home AloneJohn WilliamsFox$285,761,243
GhostMaurice JarreParamount$217,631,306
Dances with WolvesJohn BarryOrion Pictures$184,208,848
AvalonRandy NewmanTriumph$15,740,796
HavanaDave GrusinUniversal$9,243,140
Total Gross: $712,585,333
Average Gross: $142,517,067


 
BEST ORIGINAL SONG
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Home Alone"Somewhere in My MemoryFox$285,761,243
Dick Tracy"Sooner or Later I Always Get My Man"Buena Vista$103,738,726
The Godfather Part III"Promise Me You'll Remember"Paramount$66,666,062
Young Guns II"Blaze of Glory"Fox$44,143,410
Postcards from the Edge"I'm Checkin' Out"Columbia$39,071,603
Total Gross: $539,381,044
Average Gross: $107,876,209


 
BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE PICTURE
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Cyrano de BergeracFranceOrion Classics$5,820,020
The Nasty GirlGermanyMiramax$2,281,569
Ju DouChinaMiramax$1,986,433
Journey of HopeSwitzerlandMiramax$261,718
Open DoorsItalyOrion Classics$123,470
Total Gross: $10,473,210
Average Gross: $2,094,642