57th Academy Awards


57th Academy Awards

Infobox Academy Awards
name = 57th
caption = "Amadeus"
date = Monday, March 25, 1985
site = Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles
host = Jack Lemmon
producer = Gregory Peck, Robert E. Wise, Larry Gelbart, Gene Allen
director = Marty Pasetta
duration = 3 hours, 10 minutes
network = ABC
last = 56th
next = 58th
The 57th Academy Awards were presented March 25, 1985 at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles. The ceremonies were presided over by Jack Lemmon.

Winners & Nominees

Best Picture

"Amadeus"
*"The Killing Fields"
*"A Passage to India"
*"Places in the Heart"
*"A Soldier's Story"

Best Director

"Amadeus - Milos Forman"
*"Broadway Danny Rose - Woody Allen"
*"The Killing Fields - Roland Joffe"
*"A Passage to India - David Lean"
*"Places in the Heart - Robert Benton"

Best Actor in a Leading Role

"Amadeus - F. Murray Abraham"
*"Amadeus - Tom Hulce"
*"The Killing Fields - Sam Waterson"
*"Starman - Jeff Bridges"
*"Under the Volcano - Albert Finney"

Best Actress in a Leading Role

"Places in the Heart - Sally Field"
*"The Bostonians - Vanessa Redgrave"
*"Country - Jessica Lange"
*"A Passage to India - Judy Davis"
*"The River - Sissy Spacek"

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

"The Killing Fields - Haing S. Ngor"
*" - Ralph Richardson"
*"The Karate Kid - Pat Morita"
*"Places in the Heart - John Malkovich"
*"A Soldier's Story - Adolph Caesar"

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

"A Passage to India - Peggy Ashcroft"
*"The Natural - Glenn Close"
*"Places in the Heart - Lindsay Crouse"
*"The Pope of Greenwich Village - Geraldine Page"
*"Swing Shift - Christine Lahti"

Best Original Screenplay

"Places in the Heart - Robert Benton"
*"Beverly Hills Cop - Danilo Bach and Daniel Petrie Jr."
*"Broadway Danny Rose - Woody Allen"
*"The North - Gregory Nava and Anna Thomas"
*"Splash - Brian Grazer , Lowell Ganz , Babaloo Mandel and Bruce Jay Friedman"

Best Adapted Screenplay

"Amadeus - Peter Shaffer"
*" - Robert Towne and Michael Austin"
*"The Killing Fields - Bruce Robinson"
*"A Passage to India - David Lean"
*"A Soldier's Story - Charles Fuller"

Best Cinematography

"The Killing Fields - Chris Menges"

Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

"Amadeus - Karel Cerny and Patrizia von Brandstein"

Best Costume Design

"Amadeus - Theodor Pistek"

Best Sound

"Amadeus - Mark Berger , Thomas Scott , Todd Boekelheide and Christopher Newman"

Best Film Editing

"The Killing Fields - Jim Clark"

Best Effects, Visual Effects

"Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom - Dennis Muren , Michael J. McAlister , Lorne Peterson and George Gibbs"

Best Makeup

"Amadeus - Dick Smith and Paul LeBlanc"

Best Music, Original Song

"The Woman in Red - Stevie Wonder for the song I Just Called to Say I Love You"

Best Music, Original Song Score

"Purple Rain - Prince"

Best Music, Original Score

"A Passage to India - Maurice Jarre"

Best Short Film, Animated

"Charade"

Best Short Film, Live Action

"Up"

Best Documentary, Short Subjects

"The Stone Carvers"

Best Documentary, Features

"The Times of Harvey Milk"

Best Foreign Language Film

"Dangerous Moves - Switzerland"


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • List of submissions to the 57th Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film — The following 32 films, all from different countries, were submitted for the 57th Academy Awards in the category Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. The titles highlighted in blue and yellow were the five nominated films, which came… …   Wikipedia

  • 1985 Academy Awards — may refer to:* 57th Academy Awards, the Academy Awards ceremony that took place in 1985 * 58th Academy Awards, the 1986 ceremony honoring the best in film for 1985 …   Wikipedia

  • 1984 Academy Awards — may refer to:* 56th Academy Awards, the Academy Awards ceremony that took place in 1984 * 57th Academy Awards, the 1985 ceremony honoring the best in film for 1984 …   Wikipedia

  • 58th Academy Awards — Infobox Academy Awards | name = 58th caption = Out of Africa date = Monday, March 24, 1986 site = Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles, California host = Alan Alda Jane Fonda Robin Williams producer = Stanley Donen director = Marty Pasetta… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Academy Awards ceremonies — This is a list of Academy Awards ceremonies. This list is current as of the 83rd Academy Awards ceremony held on February 27, 2011. Contents 1 Venues 2 Networks 3 Ceremonies 4 Notable Numbers of Hosting Occurrences …   Wikipedia

  • Academy Award — Oscars and The Oscar redirect here. For the film, see The Oscar (film). For other uses of the word Oscar , see Oscar (disambiguation). Academy Award An Academy Award statuette …   Wikipedia

  • Academy Award for Best Original Musical — The Academy Award for Best Original Musical (formerly known as Best Original Song Score and Adaptation Score and Best Original Song Score ) is a category still in the Academy rulebooks, but cannot be awarded unless the field of eligible… …   Wikipedia

  • Academy Award for Best Actress — Awarded for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Country United States Currently held by Natalie Portman …   Wikipedia

  • 57th British Academy Film Awards — 57th BAFTA Awards February 15, 2004 Best Film: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Best British Film: Touching the Void The 57th British Film Awards, given by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts on 15 February, 2004,… …   Wikipedia

  • Academy Award for Best Actor — Awarded for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Country United States First awarded 1929 (for performances in films released during …   Wikipedia


We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.