Who Won 70th Annual Academy Awards?

James Cameron at the 70th Academy Awards
Mar 23, 1998

The 70th Annual Academy Awards were presented on March 23, 1998 in the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.

Billy Crystal hosted an evening which saw "Titanic" and director/producer James Cameron run away with nearly every award - except for acting.

Jack Nicholson and Helen Hunt from "As Good As It Gets" took Best Actor and Best Actress.

70th Academy Awards Winners

Best Picture Titanic
James Cameron; Jon Landau
Best Actor Jack Nicholson (As Good As It Gets)
As Good As It Gets
Best Actress Helen Hunt (As Good As It Gets)
As Good As It Gets
Best Supporting Actor Robin Williams (Good Will Hunting)
Good Will Hunting
Best Supporting Actress Kim Basinger (L.A. Confidential)
L.A. Confidential
Best Director James Cameron (Titanic)
Adapted Screenplay L.A. Confidential
Brian Helgeland; Curtis Hanson
L.A. Confidential
Original Screenplay Good Will Hunting
Ben Affleck; Matt Damon
Good Will Hunting
Foreign Language Film Character
The Netherlands
Documentary Feature The Long Way Home
Rabbi Marvin Hier, Richard Trank
The Long Way Home
Documentary Short A Story Of Healing
Donna Dewey, Carol Pasternak
A Story Of Healing
Short Film (Live Action) Visas And Virtue
Chris Tashima, Chris Donahue
Visas And Virtue
Short Film (Animated) Geri's Game
Jan Pinkava
Geri's Game
Film Editing Titanic
Conrad Buff, James Cameron, Richard A. Harris
Cinematography Titanic
Russell Carpenter
Costume Design Titanic
Deborah L. Scott
Makeup Men In Black
Rick Baker, David LeRoy Anderson
Men In Black
Art Direction Titanic
Art Direction: Peter Lamont; Set Decoration: Michael Ford
Sound Effects Editing Titanic
Tom Bellfort; Christopher Boyes
Sound Titanic
Gary Rydstrom, Tom Johnson, Gary Summers, Mark Ulano
Visual Effects Titanic
Robert Legato, Mark Lasoff, Thomas L. Fisher, Michael Kanfer
Original Dramatic Score Titanic
James Horner, composer
Original Musical or Comedy Score The Full Monty
Anne Dudley, composer
The Full Monty
Original Song "My Heart Will Go On" (Titanic)
Music by James Horner; Lyric by Will Jennings