62nd Academy Awards

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The 62nd Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 1989 and took place on March 26, 1990, at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles beginning at 6:00 p.m.wikipedia
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1989 in film

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The 62nd Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 1989 and took place on March 26, 1990, at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles beginning at 6:00 p.m. PST / 9:00 p.m. EST.

Billy Crystal

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Actor Billy Crystal hosted the show for the first time.
He has hosted the Academy Awards nine times, beginning in 1990 and most recently in 2012.

Driving Miss Daisy

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Driving Miss Daisy won four awards including Best Picture and Best Actress for Jessica Tandy, the oldest person at the time to win a competitive acting Oscar.
Driving Miss Daisy was a critical and commercial success upon its release and at the 62nd Academy Awards received nine nominations, and won four; Best Picture, Best Actress (for Tandy), Best Makeup, and Best Adapted Screenplay.

Born on the Fourth of July (film)

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Other winners included Glory with three awards, Born on the Fourth of July, The Little Mermaid, and My Left Foot with two, and The Abyss, Balance, Batman, Cinema Paradiso, Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt, Dead Poets Society, Henry V, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, The Johnstown Flood, and Work Experience with one.
At the 62nd Academy Awards, it received eight nominations, including Best Picture and Best Actor for Cruise, his first nomination, and the film won for Best Director, Stone's second in that category, and Best Film Editing.

Cinema Paradiso

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Other winners included Glory with three awards, Born on the Fourth of July, The Little Mermaid, and My Left Foot with two, and The Abyss, Balance, Batman, Cinema Paradiso, Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt, Dead Poets Society, Henry V, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, The Johnstown Flood, and Work Experience with one.
It won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 62nd Academy Awards.

The Fabulous Baker Boys

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At the 62nd Academy Awards, the film received four nominations: Best Actress (for Pfeiffer), Best Cinematography, Best Film Editing and Best Original Score.

List of Canadian submissions for the Academy Award for Best International Feature Film

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Of these films, three have been directed by Denys Arcand: Jesus of Montreal, nominated at the 62nd Academy Awards; The Decline of the American Empire, nominated at the 59th Academy Awards; and its sequel, The Barbarian Invasions, which was the winner at the 76th Academy Awards.

Academy Award for Best Picture

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Driving Miss Daisy won four awards including Best Picture and Best Actress for Jessica Tandy, the oldest person at the time to win a competitive acting Oscar.

The Johnstown Flood (1989 film)

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Other winners included Glory with three awards, Born on the Fourth of July, The Little Mermaid, and My Left Foot with two, and The Abyss, Balance, Batman, Cinema Paradiso, Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt, Dead Poets Society, Henry V, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, The Johnstown Flood, and Work Experience with one.
It won the Oscar at the 62nd Academy Awards for Documentary Short Subject.

Academy Award for Best Actress

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Driving Miss Daisy won four awards including Best Picture and Best Actress for Jessica Tandy, the oldest person at the time to win a competitive acting Oscar.

Glory (1989 film)

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Other winners included Glory with three awards, Born on the Fourth of July, The Little Mermaid, and My Left Foot with two, and The Abyss, Balance, Batman, Cinema Paradiso, Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt, Dead Poets Society, Henry V, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, The Johnstown Flood, and Work Experience with one.

Do the Right Thing

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My Left Foot

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Other winners included Glory with three awards, Born on the Fourth of July, The Little Mermaid, and My Left Foot with two, and The Abyss, Balance, Batman, Cinema Paradiso, Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt, Dead Poets Society, Henry V, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, The Johnstown Flood, and Work Experience with one.

After All (Cher and Peter Cetera song)

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It was used as the love theme for the movie Chances Are and was nominated for Best Original Song at the Academy Awards 1989.

Milton Burrow

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He was nominated at the 62nd Academy Awards for the film Black Rain.

Work Experience (film)

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Other winners included Glory with three awards, Born on the Fourth of July, The Little Mermaid, and My Left Foot with two, and The Abyss, Balance, Batman, Cinema Paradiso, Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt, Dead Poets Society, Henry V, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, The Johnstown Flood, and Work Experience with one.
In 1990, it won an Oscar for Best Short Subject at the 62nd Academy Awards.

Jonathan Tammuz

The Childeater was a shortlisted Academy Award nominee for Best Live Action Short Film at the 62nd Academy Awards, and Rupert's Land was a Genie Award nominee for Best Picture at the 19th Genie Awards, with Tammuz also nominated for [[Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television Award for Best Achievement in Direction|Best Director]].

Dead Poets Society

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Other winners included Glory with three awards, Born on the Fourth of July, The Little Mermaid, and My Left Foot with two, and The Abyss, Balance, Batman, Cinema Paradiso, Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt, Dead Poets Society, Henry V, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, The Johnstown Flood, and Work Experience with one.

Academy Awards

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During the ceremony, AMPAS presented Academy Awards (commonly referred to as Oscars) in 23 categories.

Greg Nelson (make-up artist)

Greg Nelson
Greg Nelson is a make-up artist who was nominated at the 62nd Academy Awards in the category of Best Makeup for his work on the film Dad.

Lynn Barber (make-up artist)

Lynn Barber
She won at the 1989 Academy Awards for Best Makeup for the film Driving Miss Daisy.