Movies Of The Year Awards: 1996

Best Picture:

The End: Trainspotting
Oscar: The English Patient

Best Director:

The End: Danny Boyle, Trainspotting
Oscar: Anthony Minghella, The English Patient


The End: Ralph Fiennes, The English Patient
Oscar: Geoffrey Rush, Shine


The End: Frances McDormand, Fargo
Oscar: Frances McDormand, Fargo

Supporting Actor:

The End: Tony Shaloub, Big Night
Oscar: Cuba Gooding, Jr, Jerry Maguire

Supporting Actress:

The End: Natalie Portman, Beautiful Girls
Oscar: Juliette Binoche, The English Patient

Original Screenplay:

The End: Stanley Tucci and Joseph Tropiano, Big Night
Oscar: Joel and Ethan Coen, Fargo

Adapted Screenplay:

The End: John Hodge, Trainspotting
Oscar: Billy Bob Thornton, Sling Blade

Foreign Language Film:

The End: Goodbye South, Goodbye
Oscar: Kolya

Documentary Feature:

The End: When We Were Kings
Oscar: When We Were Kings

Film Editing:

The End: Masahiro Hirakubo, Trainspotting
Oscar: Walter Murch, The English Patient


The End: John Seale, The English Patient
Oscar: John Seale, The English Patient

Art Direction:

The End: Romeo + Juliet
Oscar: The English Patient

Costume Design:

The End: Emma
Oscar: The English Patient


The End: From Dusk Til Dawn
Oscar: The Nutty Professor


The End: Independence Day
Oscar: The English Patient

Sound Effects Editing:

The End: Independence Day
Oscar: The Ghost And The Darkness

Visual Effects:

The End: Independence Day
Oscar: Independence Day

Original Dramatic Score:

The End: Carter Burwell, Fargo
Oscar: Gabriel Yared, The English Patient

Original Comedy/Musical Score:

The End: Rachel Portman, Emma
Oscar: Rachel Portman, Emma

Original Song:

The End: Radiohead, “Exit Music (For A Film)”, Romeo + Juliet
Oscar: Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, “You Must Love Me”, Evita


The End: Trainspotting

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