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The 62nd Academy Awards (1990) Nominees and Winners

Held at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion on Monday, March 26, 1990,
honoring movies released in 1989.

Bill Crystal hosting the 62nd Academy Awards.

Bill Crystal hosting the 62nd Academy Awards.

Actor in a Leading Role

  • Kenneth Branagh in "Henry V"
  • Tom Cruise in "Born on the Fourth of July"
  • Daniel Day Lewis in "My Left Foot"
  • Morgan Freeman in "Driving Miss Daisy"
  • Robin Williams in "Dead Poets Society"

Actor in a Supporting Role

  • Danny Aiello in "Do the Right Thing"
  • Dan Aykroyd in "Driving Miss Daisy"
  • Marlon Brando in "A Dry White Season"
  • Martin Landau in "Crimes and Misdemeanors"
  • Denzel Washington in "Glory"

Actress in a Leading Role

  • Isabelle Adjani in "Camille Claudel"
  • Pauline Collins in "Shirley Valentine"
  • Jessica Lange in "Music Box"
  • Michelle Pfeiffer in "The Fabulous Baker Boys"
  • Jessica Tandy in "Driving Miss Daisy"

Actress in a Supporting Role

  • Brenda Fricker in "My Left Foot"
  • Anjelica Huston in "Enemies, A Love Story"
  • Lena Olin in "Enemies, A Love Story"
  • Julia Roberts in "Steel Magnolias"
  • Dianne Wiest in "Parenthood"

Art Direction

  • "The Abyss" Art Direction: Leslie Dilley; Set Decoration: Anne Kuljian
  • "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen" Art Direction: Dante Ferretti; Set Decoration: Francesca Lo Schiavo
  • "Batman" Art Direction: Anton Furst; Set Decoration: Peter Young
  • "Driving Miss Daisy" Art Direction: Bruno Rubeo; Set Decoration: Crispian Sallis
  • "Glory" Art Direction: Norman Garwood; Set Decoration: Garrett Lewis

Cinematography

  • "The Abyss" Mikael Salomon
  • "Blaze" Haskell Wexler
  • "Born on the Fourth of July" Robert Richardson
  • "The Fabulous Baker Boys" Michael Ballhaus
  • "Glory" Freddie Francis

Costume Design

  • "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen" Gabriella Pescucci
  • "Driving Miss Daisy" Elizabeth McBride
  • "Harlem Nights" Joe I. Tompkins
  • "Henry V" Phyllis Dalton
  • "Valmont" Theodor Pistek

Directing

  • "Born on the Fourth of July" Oliver Stone
  • "Crimes and Misdemeanors" Woody Allen
  • "Dead Poets Society" Peter Weir
  • "Henry V" Kenneth Branagh
  • "My Left Foot" Jim Sheridan

Documentary (Feature)

  • "Adam Clayton Powell" Richard Killberg and Yvonne Smith, Producers
  • "Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt" Robert Epstein and Bill Couturié, Producers
  • "Crack USA: County under Siege" Vince DiPersio and William Guttentag, Producers
  • "For All Mankind" Al Reinert and Betsy Broyles Breier, Producers
  • "Super Chief: The Life and Legacy of Earl Warren" Judith Leonard and Bill Jersey, Producers

Documentary (Short Subject)

  • "Fine Food, Fine Pastries, Open 6 to 9" David Petersen, Producer
  • "The Johnstown Flood" Charles Guggenheim, Producer
  • "Yad Vashem: Preserving the Past to Ensure the Future" Ray Errol Fox, Producer

Film Editing

  • "The Bear" Noëlle Boisson
  • "Born on the Fourth of July" David Brenner, Joe Hutshing
  • "Driving Miss Daisy" Mark Warner
  • "The Fabulous Baker Boys" William Steinkamp
  • "Glory" Steven Rosenblum

Foreign Language Film

  • "Camille Claudel" France
  • "Cinema Paradiso" Italy
  • "Jesus of Montreal" Canada
  • "Waltzing Regitze" Denmark
  • "What Happened to Santiago" Puerto Rico

Makeup

  • "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen" Maggie Weston, Fabrizio Sforza
  • "Dad" Dick Smith, Ken Diaz, Greg Nelson
  • "Driving Miss Daisy" Manlio Rocchetti, Lynn Barber, Kevin Haney

Music (Original Score)

  • "Born on the Fourth of July" John Williams
  • "The Fabulous Baker Boys" David Grusin
  • "Field of Dreams" James Horner
  • "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade" John Williams
  • "The Little Mermaid" Alan Menken

Music (Original Song)

  • "After All" from "Chances Are" Music by Tom Snow; Lyric by Dean Pitchford
  • "The Girl Who Used To Be Me" from "Shirley Valentine" Music by Marvin Hamlisch; Lyric by Alan Bergman and Marilyn Bergman
  • "I Love To See You Smile" from "Parenthood" Music and Lyric by Randy Newman
  • "Kiss the Girl" from "The Little Mermaid" Music by Alan Menken; Lyric by Howard Ashman
  • "Under the Sea" from "The Little Mermaid" Music by Alan Menken; Lyric by Howard Ashman

Best Picture

  • "Born on the Fourth of July" A. Kitman Ho and Oliver Stone, Producers
  • "Dead Poets Society" Steven Haft, Paul Junger Witt and Tony Thomas, Producers
  • "Driving Miss Daisy" Richard D. Zanuck and Lili Fini Zanuck, Producers
  • "Field of Dreams" Lawrence Gordon and Charles Gordon, Producers
  • "My Left Foot" Noel Pearson, Producer

Short Film (Animated)

  • "Balance" Christoph Lauenstein, Wolfgang Lauenstein
  • "The Cow" Alexander Petrov
  • "The Hill Farm" Mark Baker

Short Film (Live Action)

  • "Amazon Diary" Robert Nixon
  • "The Childeater" Jonathan Tammuz
  • "Work Experience" James Hendrie

Sound

  • "The Abyss" Don Bassman, Kevin F. Cleary, Richard Overton, Lee Orloff
  • "Black Rain" Donald O. Mitchell, Kevin O’Connell, Greg P. Russell, Keith A. Wester
  • "Born on the Fourth of July" Michael Minkler, Gregory H. Watkins, Wylie Stateman, Tod A. Maitland
  • "Glory" Donald O. Mitchell, Gregg C. Rudloff, Elliot Tyson, Russell Williams II
  • "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade" Ben Burtt, Gary Summers, Shawn Murphy, Tony Dawe

Sound Effects Editing

Visual Effects

  • "The Abyss" John Bruno, Dennis Muren, Hoyt Yeatman, Dennis Skotak
  • "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen" Richard Conway, Kent Houston
  • "Back to the Future Part II" Ken Ralston, Michael Lantieri, John Bell, Steve Gawley

Writing (Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium)

  • "Born on the Fourth of July" Oliver Stone, Ron Kovic
  • "Driving Miss Daisy" Alfred Uhry
  • "Enemies, A Love Story" Roger L. Simon, Paul Mazursky
  • "Field of Dreams" Phil Alden Robinson
  • "My Left Foot" Jim Sheridan, Shane Connaughton

Writing (Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen)

  • "Crimes and Misdemeanors" Woody Allen
  • "Dead Poets Society" Tom Schulman
  • "Do the Right Thing" Spike Lee
  • "sex, lies, and videotape" Steven Soderbergh
  • "When Harry Met Sally..." Nora Ephron

  • Star indicates a win.