Academy Awards > 1998

BEST PICTURE
PictureStudioBox Office
Saving Private RyanDreamWorks$216,540,909
Shakespeare in LoveMiramax$100,317,794
Life Is BeautifulMiramax$57,247,384
The Thin Red LineFox$36,400,491
Elizabeth Gramercy$30,082,699
Total Gross: $440,589,277
Average Gross: $88,117,855


 
BEST DIRECTOR
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Saving Private RyanSteven SpielbergDreamWorks$216,540,909
The Truman ShowPeter WeirParamount$125,618,201
Shakespeare in LoveJohn MaddenMiramax$100,317,794
Life Is BeautifulRoberto BenigniMiramax$57,247,384
The Thin Red LineTerrence MalickFox$36,400,491
Total Gross: $536,124,779
Average Gross: $107,224,956


 
BEST ACTOR
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Saving Private RyanTom HanksDreamWorks$216,540,909
Life Is BeautifulRoberto BenigniMiramax$57,247,384
American History XEdward NortonNew Line$6,719,864
Gods and MonstersIan McKellenLions Gate$6,451,628
AfflictionNick NolteLions Gate$6,330,054
Total Gross: $293,289,839
Average Gross: $58,657,968


 
BEST ACTRESS
PictureStudioBox Office
Shakespeare in LoveMiramax$100,317,794
Elizabeth Gramercy$30,082,699
One True ThingUniversal$23,245,840
Total Gross: $153,646,333
Average Gross: $51,215,444
Fernanda Montenegro--


 
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
The Truman ShowEd HarrisParamount$125,618,201
Shakespeare in LoveGeoffrey RushMiramax$100,317,794
A Civil ActionRobert DuvallBuena Vista$56,709,981
A Simple Plan Billy Bob ThorntonParamount$16,316,273
AfflictionJames CoburnLions Gate$6,330,054
Total Gross: $305,292,303
Average Gross: $61,058,461


 
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Shakespeare in LoveJudi DenchMiramax$100,317,794
Primary ColorsKathy BatesUniversal$39,001,187
Gods and MonstersLynn RedgraveLions Gate$6,451,628
Hilary and JackieRachel GriffithsOctober$4,912,892
Little VoiceBrenda BlethynMiramax$4,611,784
Total Gross: $155,295,285
Average Gross: $31,059,057


 
BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
PictureStudioBox Office
Saving Private RyanDreamWorks$216,540,909
The Truman ShowParamount$125,618,201
Shakespeare in LoveMiramax$100,317,794
Life Is BeautifulMiramax$57,247,384
BulworthFox$26,528,185
Total Gross: $526,252,473
Average Gross: $105,250,495


 
BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
PictureStudioBox Office
Primary ColorsUniversal$39,001,187
Out of SightUniversal$37,562,568
The Thin Red LineFox$36,400,491
A Simple Plan Paramount$16,316,273
Gods and MonstersLions Gate$6,451,628
Total Gross: $135,732,147
Average Gross: $27,146,429


 
BEST EDITING
PictureStudioBox Office
Saving Private RyanDreamWorks$216,540,909
Shakespeare in LoveMiramax$100,317,794
Life Is BeautifulMiramax$57,247,384
Out of SightUniversal$37,562,568
The Thin Red LineFox$36,400,491
Total Gross: $448,069,146
Average Gross: $89,613,829


 
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
PictureStudioBox Office
Saving Private RyanDreamWorks$216,540,909
Shakespeare in LoveMiramax$100,317,794
A Civil ActionBuena Vista$56,709,981
The Thin Red LineFox$36,400,491
Elizabeth Gramercy$30,082,699
Total Gross: $440,051,874
Average Gross: $88,010,375


 
BEST ART DIRECTION
PictureStudioBox Office
Saving Private RyanDreamWorks$216,540,909
Shakespeare in LoveMiramax$100,317,794
What Dreams May ComePolyGram$55,382,927
PleasantvilleNew Line$40,584,421
Elizabeth Gramercy$30,082,699
Total Gross: $442,908,750
Average Gross: $88,581,750


 
BEST COSTUME DESIGN
PictureStudioBox Office
Shakespeare in LoveMiramax$100,317,794
PleasantvilleNew Line$40,584,421
Elizabeth Gramercy$30,082,699
BelovedBuena Vista$22,852,487
Velvet GoldmineMiramax$1,053,788
Total Gross: $194,891,189
Average Gross: $38,978,238


 
BEST MAKEUP
PictureStudioBox Office
Saving Private RyanDreamWorks$216,540,909
Shakespeare in LoveMiramax$100,317,794
Elizabeth Gramercy$30,082,699
Total Gross: $346,941,402
Average Gross: $115,647,134


 
BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
PictureStudioBox Office
ArmageddonBuena Vista$201,578,182
What Dreams May ComePolyGram$55,382,927
Mighty Joe YoungBuena Vista$50,632,037
Total Gross: $307,593,146
Average Gross: $102,531,049


 
BEST SOUND
PictureStudioBox Office
Saving Private RyanDreamWorks$216,540,909
ArmageddonBuena Vista$201,578,182
Shakespeare in LoveMiramax$100,317,794
The Mask of ZorroSony / Columbia$94,095,523
The Thin Red LineFox$36,400,491
Total Gross: $648,932,899
Average Gross: $129,786,580


 
BEST SOUND EDITING
PictureStudioBox Office
Saving Private RyanDreamWorks$216,540,909
ArmageddonBuena Vista$201,578,182
The Mask of ZorroSony / Columbia$94,095,523
Total Gross: $512,214,614
Average Gross: $170,738,205


 
BEST ORIGINAL DRAMATIC SCORE
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Saving Private RyanJohn WilliamsDreamWorks$216,540,909
Life Is BeautifulNicola PiovaniMiramax$57,247,384
PleasantvilleRandy NewmanNew Line$40,584,421
The Thin Red LineHans ZImmerFox$36,400,491
Elizabeth David HirschfelderGramercy$30,082,699
Total Gross: $380,855,904
Average Gross: $76,171,181


 
BEST ORIGINAL COMEDY/MUSICAL SCORE
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
A Bug's LifeRandy NewmanBuena Vista$162,798,565
Patch AdamsMarc ShaimanUniversal$135,026,902
MulanMatthew Wilder, music; David Zippel, lyrics; Jerry Goldsmith, scoreBuena Vista$120,620,254
The Prince of EgyptStephen Schwartz, music and lyrics; Hans Zimmer, scoreDreamWorks$101,413,188
Shakespeare in LoveStephen WarbeckMiramax$100,317,794
Total Gross: $620,176,703
Average Gross: $124,035,341


 
BEST ORIGINAL SONG
PictureNomineesStudioBox Office
Armageddon"I Don't Want to Miss a Thing"Buena Vista$201,578,182
The Prince of Egypt"When You Believe"DreamWorks$101,413,188
The Horse Whisperer"A Soft Place to Fall"Buena Vista$75,383,563
Quest for Camelot"The Prayer"Warner Bros.$22,510,798
Babe: Pig in the City"That'll Do"Universal$18,319,860
Total Gross: $419,205,591
Average Gross: $83,841,118


 
BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE PICTURE
PictureStudioBox Office
Life Is BeautifulMiramax$57,247,384
Children of HeavenMiramax$933,933
The Last DaysOctober$421,432
The GrandfatherMiramax$54,468
Total Gross: $58,657,217
Average Gross: $14,664,304
Central do Brasil--


 
BEST DOCUMENTARY - FEATURE
PictureStudioBox Office
DancemakerArtistic License$256,780
Regret to InformArtistic License$44,204
Total Gross: $300,984
Average Gross: $150,492
Lenny Bruce: Swear to Tell the Truth--
The Farm: Angola, USA--