ACCA 1997

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ACCA 1997

BEST MOTION PICTURE

  • “As Good as It Gets”
  • “Boogie Nights”
  • “Good Will Hunting”
  • “L.A. Confidential” – WINNER
  • “Titanic” – RUNNER UP

BEST ACHIEVEMENT IN DIRECTING

  • Paul Thomas Anderson – “Boogie Nights”
  • James L. Brooks – “As Good as it Gets”
  • James Cameron – “Titanic” – WINNER
  • Curtis Hanson – “L.A. Confidential” – RUNNER UP
  • Gus Van Sant – “Good Will Hunting”

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

  • Russell Crowe – “L.A. Confidential”
  • Matt Damon – “Good Will Hunting” – RUNNER UP
  • Leonardo DiCaprio – “Titanic”
  • Jack Nicholson – “As Good as it Gets” – WINNER
  • Mark Wahlberg – “Boogie Nights”

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE

  • Helena Bonham Carter – “The Wings of the Dove”
  • Judi Dench – “Mrs. Brown”
  • Pam Grier – “Jackie Brown”
  • Helen Hunt – “As Good as it Gets” – WINNER
  • Kate Winslet – “Titanic” – RUNNER UP

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

  • Robert Forster – “Jackie Brown”
  • Greg Kinnear – “As Good as it Gets”
  • Burt Reynolds – “Boogie Nights”
  • Kevin Spacey – “L.A. Confidential” – RUNNER UP
  • Robin Williams – “Good Will Hunting” – WINNER

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

  • Kim Basinger – “L.A. Confidential”  RUNNER UP
  • Joan Cusack – “In & Out”
  • Minnie Driver – “Good Will Hunting”
  • Julianne Moore – “Boogie Nights” – WINNER
  • Gloria Stuart – “Titanic”

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

  • James L. Brooks – “As Good as it Gets”
  • Paul Thomas Anderson – “Boogie Nights” – RUNNER UP
  • Kevin Smith – “Chasing Amy”
  • Ben Affleck & Matt Damon – “Good Will Hunting” – WINNER
  • James Cameron – “Titanic”

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

  • Paul Attanasio – “Donnie Brasco”
  • James Schamus – “The Ice Storm”
  • Quentin Tarantino – “Jackie Brown” – RUNNER UP
  • Brian Helegand & Curtis Hanson – “L.A. Confidential” – WINNER
  • Hilary Henkin & David Mamet – “Wag the Dog”

BEST ART DIRECTION

  • Ted Berner, Sandy Struth – “Boogie Nights”
  • Ira Gilford, Ron Gress, Michael Lamont, Jim Morahan, Kevin Phipps, Maggie Gray, Anna Pinnock – “The Fifth Element”
  • Jan Roelfs, Nany Nye – “Gattaca”
  • Jeannine Oppewall, Jay Hart – “L.A. Confidential” – RUNNER UP
  • Peter Lamont, Michael Ford – “Titanic” – WINNER

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

  • Janusz Kaminski – “Amistad”
  • Robert Elswit – “Boogie Nights”
  • Frederick Elmes – “The Ice Storm”
  • Dante Spinotti – “L.A. Confidential” – RUNNER UP
  • Russell Carpenter – “Titanic” – WINNER

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

  • Ruth E. Carter – “Amistad”
  • Mark Bridges – “Boogie Nights” – RUNNER UP
  • Jean-Paul Gaultier – “The Fifth Element”
  • Ruth Myers – “L.A. Confidential”
  • Deborah Lynn Scott – “Titanic” – WINNER 

BEST FILM EDITING

  • Dylan Tichenor – “Boogie Nights”
  • Pietro Scalia – “Good Will Hunting”
  • Sally Menke – “Jackie Brown”
  • Peter Honess – “L.A. Confidential” – RUNNER UP
  • Conrad Buff IV, James Cameron, Richard A. Harris – “Titanic” – WINNER

BEST SOUND

  • “Air Force One”
  • “The Fifth Element”
  • “L.A. Confidential” – RUNNER UP
  • “Men in Black”
  • “Titanic” – WINNER

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

  • “The Fifth Element”
  • “The Lost World: Jurassic Park”
  • “Men in Black” – RUNNER UP
  • “Starship Troopers”
  • “Titanic” – WINNER

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE

  • John Williams – “Amistad”
  • Danny Elfman – “Good Will Hunting”
  • Alan Menken – “Hercules”
  • Jerry Goldsmith – “L.A. Confidential” – RUNNER UP
  • Danny Elfman – “Men in Black”
  • James Horner – “Titanic” – WINNER

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

  • “4 Little Girls”
  • “Bette Midler in Concert: Diva Las Vegas” – WINNER
  • “The Long Way Home”
  • “Trekkies” – RUNNER UP
  • “Waco: The Rules of Engagement”

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

  • “Funny Games” – RUNNER UP
  • “Happy Together”
  • “Live Flesh”
  • “Ma Vie en Rose”
  • “Princess Moanoke” – WINNER

BEST CAST ENSEMBLE

  • As Good as it Gets” – Jack Nicholson; Helen Hunt; Greg Kinnear; Shirley Knight; Cuba Gooding, Jr.; Skeet Ulrich
  • Boogie Nights” – Mark Wahlberg; Burt Reynolds; Julianne Moore; Luis Guzman; William H. Macy; Don Cheadle; John C. Reilly; Heather Graham; Philip Seymour Hoffman; Philip Baker Hall; Thomas Jane; Ricky Jay; Alfred Molina; Nicole Ari Parker; Melora Walters – RUNNER UP
  • Good Will Hunting” – Matt Damon; Robin Williams; Minnie Driver; Ben Affleck; Casey Affleck; Stellan Skarsgard; Cole Hauser
  • L.A. Confidential” – Kevin Spacey; Russell Crowe; Guy Pearce; Kim Basinger; Danny DeVito; David Strathairn; Ron Rifkin; Matt McCoy WINNER
  • Titanic– Leonardo DiCaprio; Kate Winslet; Billy Zane; Gloria Stuart; Bill Paxton; Kathy Bates; Bernard Hill; David Warner; Jonathan Hyde; Frances Fisher; Victor Garber; Suzy Amis

BEST ANIMATED FEATURE

  • “Anastasia”
  • “Cats Don’t Dance”
  • “Geri’s Game”
  • “Hercules” – RUNNER UP
  • “Princess Moanoke” – WINNER 

HONORABLE MENTIONS

  • “Amistad” – dir. Steven Spielberg
  • “Chasing Amy” – dir. Kevin Smith
  • “Donnie Brasco” – dir. Mike Newell
  • “The Full Monty” – Peter Cattaneo
  • “Gattaca” – dir. Andrew Niccol 
  • “The Ice Storm” – dir. Ang Lee
  • “Jackie Brown” – dir. Quentin Tarantino 
  • “Men in Black” – dir. Barry Sonnenfeld
  • “My Best Friend’s Wedding” – dir. P.J. Hogan
  • “The Sweet Hereafter” – dir. Atom Egoyan
  • Favorite movie! Love, love it! Don’t get me started about the ‘Titanic’ travesty. Grrr