[35] The other top 50 box office hits that earned nominations were Men in Black (2nd), The Lost World: Jurassic Park (3rd), Air Force One (5th), My Best Friends Wedding (7th), Face/Off (9th), Con Air (12th), Contact (13th), Hercules (14th), The Fifth Element (25th), Anastasia (30th), and Starship Troopers (34th). Previous Academy Award recipients gather together on stage. "[40] Film critic Carrie Rickey from The Philadelphia Inquirer lamented that the inevitable Titanic sweep "sank a telecast loaded with montages of previous years' Oscar highlights. [9], The nominees for the 70th Academy Awards were announced on February 10, 1998, at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, California, by Robert Rehme, president of the Academy, and actress Geena Davis. [19] Also, being born in 1910 made her the last female acting nominee to be born in the 1910s. The following 16 films received multiple nominations: The following four films received multiple awards: The following individuals presented awards or performed musical numbers. 300 US $. [2][3] Actor Billy Crystal hosted the show for the sixth time. [7][8] Other winners included As Good as It Gets, Good Will Hunting and L.A. [14] Jack Nicholson became the fourth performer to win at least three acting Oscars. "[26] In an article published in USA Today he initially requested to Cates and AMPAS five months after the previous year's ceremony that he would like to take a break from hosting duties. [47] Two months later, the ceremony won five of those nominations for Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program (Billy Crystal), Outstanding Directing for a Variety or Music Program (Louis J Horvitz), Outstanding Lighting Direction (Electronic) for a Drama Series, Variety Series, Miniseries, or Movie (Bob Barnhart, Robert Dickinson, Matt Ford, Andy O'Reilly), Outstanding Music Direction (Bill Conti), and Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety Series or Special (Patrick Baltzell, Robert Douglass, Edward J. Greene, Tommy Vicari). There is nobody like him. 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Hart, Art Direction: Bo Welch; Set Decoration: Cheryl Carasik, Conrad Buff, James Cameron, Richard A. Harris, Lisa Westcott, Veronica Brebner, Beverley Binda, Tina Earnshaw, Greg Cannom, Simon Thompson, Music by Stephen Flaherty; Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens; Orchestral Score by David Newman, My Heart Will Go On in "Titanic" Music by James Horner; Lyric by Will Jennings, Go The Distance in "Hercules" Music by Alan Menken; Lyric by David Zippel, How Do I Live in "Con Air" Music and Lyric by Diane Warren, Journey To The Past in "Anastasia" Music by Stephen Flaherty; Lyric by Lynn Ahrens, Miss Misery in "Good Will Hunting" Music and Lyric by Elliott Smith, James L. Brooks, Bridget Johnson and Kristi Zea, Producers, Arnon Milchan, Curtis Hanson and Michael Nathanson, Producers, Gary Rydstrom, Tom Johnson, Gary Summers, Mark Ulano, Paul Massey, Rick Kline, D. M. Hemphill, Keith A. Wester, Kevin O'Connell, Greg P. Russell, Arthur Rochester, Randy Thom, Tom Johnson, Dennis Sands, William B. Kaplan, Robert Legato, Mark Lasoff, Thomas L. Fisher, Michael Kanfer, Dennis Muren, Stan Winston, Randal M. Dutra, Michael Lantieri, Phil Tippett, Scott E. Anderson, Alec Gillis, John Richardson, Screenplay by Mark Andrus, James L. Brooks; Story by Mark Andrus. [48][49], The annual In Memoriam tribute was presented by actress Whoopi Goldberg. The winners were selected from movies released in 1997. März 1997 im Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles statt. Entworfen hat sie Cedric Gibbons, seiner Zeit Art-Director (und selbst 11-maliger Oscar Gewinner für das „beste Szenenbild“) bei … This marked the largest gathering of former winners since the 50th ceremony held in 1978. The winners were announced during the awards ceremony on March 23, 1998. [13] It also became the first film to win Best Picture without a screenwriting nomination since 1965's The Sound of Music. Die Oscarverleihung 1997 fand am 24. [34] The film was followed by As Good as It Gets ($92.6 million), Good Will Hunting ($68.9 million), L.A. Horvitz. [15] Both Nicholson and Helen Hunt won for their roles in As Good as It Gets, making it the seventh film to win both lead acting awards. He added that Crystal's "off-the-cuff one-liners sank faster than the great ship herself. [17][18] At age 87, Stuart also became the oldest performer nominated for a competitive Oscar. "[37] The Seattle Times television editor Kay McFadden praised Crystal commenting that "he possesses nearly impeccable timing and judgment." [6], Titanic won a record-tying eleven awards including Best Director for James Cameron and Best Picture. In addition, she noted that while the ceremony dragged on, "Last night was one of television's smartest live ceremonies in recent memory. [42] The American telecast on ABC drew in an average of 57.25 million people over its length, which was a 29% increase from the previous year's ceremony. [45] In addition, it garnered a higher 18–49 demo rating with a 24.90 rating over a 44.30 share among viewers in that demographic. Confidential with two awards each, and The Full Monty, Geri's Game, Karakter, The Long Way Home, Visas and Virtue, Men in Black and A Story of Healing with one each. [44] The show also earned higher Nielsen ratings compared to the previous ceremony with 35.32% of households watching over a 55.77 share. [43] An estimated 87.50 million total viewers watched all or part of the awards. "[38], Some media outlets were more critical of the show. Winners are listed first, highlighted in boldface, and indicated with a double dagger ().[20]. "His shows are full of wit, charm and surprise. At the end of the segment newly minted winners Kim Bassinger, Helen Hunt, and Robin Williams joined them. The 70th Academy Award Winners. Oscar-Gewinner 1998 (70. [25] "Gil has become the consummate Oscar show producer, consistently garnering top television ratings for the telecast," said AMPAS President Robert Rehme in a press release announcing the selection. Confidential The ceremony, which was televised in the United States by ABC, was produced by Gil Cates and directed by Louis J. With eleven awards, Titanic tied with Ben-Hur for the most Academy Awards in Oscar history. Verleihung) bester Film / Best Picture James Cameron » Titanic [31] Dancer Daniel Ezralow choreographed a dance number showcasing the nominees for Best Original Comedy or Musical Score. Lewis. Der Materialwert der – mit 24-karätigem Blattgold überzogenen – Trophäe beträgt ca. [32] Bart the Bear made a surprise appearance during the presentation of the Best Sound Effects Editing award with Mike Myers. [33], At the time of the nominations announcement on February 10, the combined gross of the five Best Picture nominees was $579 million with an average of $116 million per film. Confidential came in second with nine apiece.[11][12]. [35], The show received a positive reception from most media publications. Ray Richmond of Variety complained that the ceremony proved to be a "Yawner of an Oscarcast." Alle "OSCAR"-Gewinner von 1928 bis heute in allen Kategorien Cates explained his reason to bring back the veteran comedian saying, "Billy's performance last year was spectacular. The 70th Academy Awards ceremony, organized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), took place on March 23, 1998, at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles beginning at 6:00 p.m. PST / 9:00 p.m. EST. The 70th Academy Awards ceremony took place on Monday, March 23, 1998 at the Shrine Auditorium & Expo Center. [50], Films with multiple nominations and awards, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen, Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published, Donnie Brasco: My Undercover Life in the Mafia, Family Video Diaries: Daughter of the Bride, Still Kicking: The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies, Best Original Screenplay/Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen, Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program, List of submissions to the 70th Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film, "Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press", "Could Avatar Boost Oscar Ratings to Record Heights? "[25] A few days later, actor and comedian Billy Crystal was chosen to emcee the upcoming telecast. The montage featured an excerpt of "Appassionata" from The Passage composed by Michael J. The telecast garnered more than 57 million viewers in the United States, making it the most watched Oscars broadcast in history. The 70th Academy Awards ceremony, organized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), took place on March 23, 1998, at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles beginning at 6:00 p.m. PST / 9:00 p.m. EST.During the show, AMPAS presented Academy Awards (commonly referred to as Oscars) in 24 categories honoring films released in 1997.The ceremony, which was televised in the … [46][42], In July 1998, the ceremony presentation received eight nominations at the 50th Primetime Emmys. He also gave high marks for the host, commenting, "But last night, Crystal was back in razor form. [34], Of the top 50 grossing movies of the year, 40 nominations went to 15 films on the list. [30], Several others participated in the production of the ceremony. However, pressure from the Academy, Cates, and several friends and family members made him reconsider his decision. [22][23], In December 1997, the Academy hired veteran Oscar telecast producer Gil Cates to oversee the 1998 ceremony. [45] It overtook CBS' live telecast of the 1984 Grammy Awards to become, as it remains to date, the highest viewership for both an Academy Award telecast (since figures were compiled beginning with the 46th ceremony in 1974) and any live awards show airing in U.S. television history. [5] Nearly a month earlier in an event held at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, California on February 28, the Academy Awards for Technical Achievement were presented by host Ashley Judd. Television critic Howard Rosenberg of the Los Angeles Times lauded Crystal's performance writing that he "would earn top billing as that unusual comedian as artful at doing musical comedy as jokes. [34] Titanic was the highest earner among the Best Picture nominees with $338.7 million in domestic box office receipts. OSCAR-Verleihung am 23.03.1998 für die Filme des Filmjahres 1997 Best Supporting Actress: Kim Basinger - L.A. Confidential ($39.7 million), and finally The Full Monty ($38.7 million). "[41], The popularity of Titanic greatly increased television ratings for the ceremony. [27] His sixth stint would make him second only to Bob Hope in number of ceremonies hosted. 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Horvitz, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Announcer for the 70th annual Academy Awards, Gave opening remarks welcoming guests to the awards ceremony, Presenter of the 70 years of Best Picture winners montage, Presenter of the performances of Best Original Song nominees ", Introducer of presenters Ben Affleck and Matt Damon, Introducer of the special dance number to the tune of the nominees for, Introducer of the performances of Best Original Song nominees ", Presenter of the 70 Years of Oscars montage, Presenter of the Oscar Family Album segment, This page was last edited on 25 October 2020, at 09:58. [10] Titanic received the most nominations with a record-tying fourteen (1950's All About Eve, and later 2016's La La Land, also achieved this distinction); Good Will Hunting and L.A. [28], To commemorate the seventieth anniversary of the Academy Awards, 70 actors who have received both competitive and honorary awards appeared seated onstage together during a segment called Oscar's Family Album. Bill Conti served as musical director for the telecast. During the show, AMPAS presented Academy Awards (commonly referred to as Oscars) in 24 categories honoring films released in 1997. Alle OSCAR-Gewinner 1998 70. Der Oscar selbst ist 34,29 cm hoch und knapp 4 kg schwer. [4] He had first hosted the 62nd ceremony held in 1990, and most recently the previous year's awards. "[36] San Francisco Chronicle columnist John Carman raved,"It was the best Oscar show in two decades." [16] Nominated for their performances as Rose DeWitt Bukater in Titanic, Best Actress nominee Kate Winslet and Best Supporting Actress nominee Gloria Stuart became the first pair of actresses nominated for portraying the same character in the same film. March 23, 1998 () 43 years, 219 days 24,207 days (66 years, 100 days) 73 Steven Spielberg: Saving Private Ryan December 18, 1946 March 21, 1999 () 52 years, 93 days 27,005 days (73 years, 342 days) 2nd of 2 74 Sam Mendes Only Titanic (1st), As Good as It Gets (16th), Good Will Hunting (20th), and In & Out (24th) were nominated for directing, acting, screenwriting, or Best Picture. [29] Each former winner was acknowledged by announcer Norman Rose with the films he or she won for. Es waren die 69th Annual Academy Awards.Im Jahr der Auszeichnung werden immer Filme des vergangenen Jahres ausgezeichnet, in diesem Fall also die Filme des Jahres 1996. "[39] Boston Globe television critic Matthew Gilbert bemoaned,"There was hardly a spontaneous moment during last night's Oscarcast.