Academy Awards > 1986

BEST PICTURE
PictureStudioBox Office
PlatoonOrion Pictures$138,530,565
Hannah and Her SistersOrion Pictures$35,392,203
Children of a Lesser GodParamount$31,853,080
A Room with a ViewCinecom$20,966,644
The MissionWarner Bros.$17,218,023
Total Gross: $243,960,515
Average Gross: $48,792,103


 
BEST DIRECTOR
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
PlatoonOliver StoneOrion Pictures$138,530,565
Hannah and Her SistersWood AllenOrion Pictures$35,392,203
A Room with a ViewJames IvoryCinecom$20,966,644
The MissionRoland JoffeWarner Bros.$17,218,023
Blue VelvetDavid LynchDEG$8,551,228
Total Gross: $220,658,663
Average Gross: $44,131,733


 
BEST ACTOR
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
The Color of MoneyPaul NewmanBuena Vista$52,293,982
Children of a Lesser GodWilliam HurtParamount$31,853,080
Mona LisaBob HoskinsIsland Pictures$5,794,184
'Round MidnightDexter GordonWarner Bros.$3,272,593
SalvadorJames WoodsHemdale$1,500,000
Total Gross: $94,713,839
Average Gross: $18,942,768


 
BEST ACTRESS
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
AliensSigourney WeaverFox$85,160,248
Peggy Sue Got MarriedKathleen TurnerTriStar$41,382,841
Children of a Lesser GodMArlee MatlinParamount$31,853,080
The Morning AfterJane FondaFox$25,147,055
Crimes of the HeartSissy SpacekDEG$22,905,522
Total Gross: $206,448,746
Average Gross: $41,289,749


 
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
PlatoonWillem DafoeOrion Pictures$138,530,565
PlatoonTom BerengerOrion Pictures$138,530,565
Hannah and Her SistersMichael CaineOrion Pictures$35,392,203
HoosiersDennis HopperOrion Pictures$28,607,524
A Room with a ViewDenholm ElliottCinecom$20,966,644
Total Gross: $362,027,501
Average Gross: $72,405,500


 
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
The Color of MoneyMary Elizabeth MastrantonioBuena Vista$52,293,982
Hannah and Her SistersDianne WiestOrion Pictures$35,392,203
Children of a Lesser GodPiper LaurieParamount$31,853,080
Crimes of the HeartTess HarperDEG$22,905,522
A Room with a ViewMaggie SmithCinecom$20,966,644
Total Gross: $163,411,431
Average Gross: $32,682,286


 
BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
PictureStudioBox Office
Crocodile DundeeParamount$174,803,506
PlatoonOrion Pictures$138,530,565
Hannah and Her SistersOrion Pictures$35,392,203
My Beautiful LaundretteOrion Classics$2,451,545
SalvadorHemdale$1,500,000
Total Gross: $352,677,819
Average Gross: $70,535,564


 
BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
PictureStudioBox Office
The Color of MoneyBuena Vista$52,293,982
Stand by MeColumbia$52,287,414
Children of a Lesser GodParamount$31,853,080
Crimes of the HeartDEG$22,905,522
A Room with a ViewCinecom$20,966,644
Total Gross: $180,306,642
Average Gross: $36,061,328


 
BEST EDITING
PictureStudioBox Office
Top GunParamount$176,781,728
PlatoonOrion Pictures$138,530,565
AliensFox$85,160,248
Hannah and Her SistersOrion Pictures$35,392,203
The MissionWarner Bros.$17,218,023
Total Gross: $453,082,767
Average Gross: $90,616,553


 
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
PictureStudioBox Office
PlatoonOrion Pictures$138,530,565
Star Trek IV: The Voyage HomeParamount$109,713,132
Peggy Sue Got MarriedTriStar$41,382,841
A Room with a ViewCinecom$20,966,644
The MissionWarner Bros.$17,218,023
Total Gross: $327,811,205
Average Gross: $65,562,241


 
BEST ART DIRECTION
PictureStudioBox Office
AliensFox$85,160,248
The Color of MoneyBuena Vista$52,293,982
Hannah and Her SistersOrion Pictures$35,392,203
A Room with a ViewCinecom$20,966,644
The MissionWarner Bros.$17,218,023
Total Gross: $211,031,100
Average Gross: $42,206,220


 
BEST COSTUME DESIGN
PictureStudioBox Office
Peggy Sue Got MarriedTriStar$41,382,841
A Room with a ViewCinecom$20,966,644
The MissionWarner Bros.$17,218,023
Pirates (1986)Cannon Films$1,641,825
Total Gross: $81,209,333
Average Gross: $20,302,333


 
BEST MAKEUP
PictureStudioBox Office
The FlyFox$40,456,565
LegendUniversal$15,502,112
The Clan of the Cave BearWarner Bros.$1,953,732
Total Gross: $57,912,409
Average Gross: $19,304,136


 
BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
PictureStudioBox Office
AliensFox$85,160,248
Poltergeist II: The Other SideMGM$40,996,665
Little Shop of HorrorsWarner Bros.$38,748,395
Total Gross: $164,905,308
Average Gross: $54,968,436


 
BEST SOUND
PictureStudioBox Office
Top GunParamount$176,781,728
PlatoonOrion Pictures$138,530,565
Star Trek IV: The Voyage HomeParamount$109,713,132
AliensFox$85,160,248
Heartbreak RidgeWarner Bros.$42,724,017
Total Gross: $552,909,690
Average Gross: $110,581,938


 
BEST SOUND EDITING
PictureStudioBox Office
Top GunParamount$176,781,728
Star Trek IV: The Voyage HomeParamount$109,713,132
AliensFox$85,160,248
Total Gross: $371,655,108
Average Gross: $123,885,036


 
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Star Trek IV: The Voyage HomeLeonard RosenmanParamount$109,713,132
AliensJames HornerFox$85,160,248
HoosiersJerry GoldsmithOrion Pictures$28,607,524
The MissionEnnio MorriconeWarner Bros.$17,218,023
'Round MidnightHerbie HancockWarner Bros.$3,272,593
Total Gross: $243,971,520
Average Gross: $48,794,304


 
BEST ORIGINAL SONG
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Top Gun"Take My Breath Away"Paramount$176,781,728
The Karate Kid Part II"Glory of Love"Columbia$115,103,979
An American Tail"Somewhere Out There"Universal$47,483,002
Little Shop of Horrors"Mean Green Mother from Outer Space"Warner Bros.$38,748,395
That's Life"Life in a Looking Glass"Columbia$4,079,895
Total Gross: $382,196,999
Average Gross: $76,439,400