Movies Of The Year Awards: 1984

Best Picture:

The End: Stranger Than Paradise
Oscar: Amadeus

Best Director:

The End: Jim Jarmusch, Stranger Than Paradise
Oscar: Milos Forman, Amadeus


The End: Bill Murray, Ghostbusters
Oscar: F. Murray Abraham, Amadeus


The End: Eszter Balint, Stranger Than Paradise
Oscar: Sally Field, Places In The Heart

Supporting Actor:

The End: M. Emmett Walsh, Blood Simple
Oscar: Haing S. Nior, The Killing Fields

Supporting Actress:

The End: Elizabeth Berridge, Amadeus
Oscar: Peggy Ashcroft, A Passage To India

Original Screenplay:

The End: Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis, Ghostbusters
Oscar: Robert Benton, Places In The Heart

Adapted Screenplay:

The End: Peter Shaffer, Amadues
Oscar: Peter Shaffer, Amadeus

Film Editing:

The End: Nena Danevic and Michael Chandler, Amadeus
Oscar: Jim Clark, The Killing Fields


The End: Tom DiCillo, Stranger Than Paradise
Oscar: Chris Menges, The Killing Fields

Art Direction:

The End: Amadeus
Oscar: Amadeus

Costume Design:

The End: Amadeus
Oscar: Amadeus


The End: The Terminator
Oscar: Amadeus


The End: Amadeus
Oscar: Amadeus

Visual Effects:

The End: Ghostbusters
Oscar: Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom

Original Score:

The End: Randy Newman, The Natural
Oscar: Maurice Jarre, A Passage To India

Original Song:

The End: “Purple Rain”, Prince, Purple Rain
Oscar: “I Just Called To Say I Love You”, Stevie Wonder, The Woman In Red


The End: Purple Rain
Oscar: Purple Rain

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