Oscar Movies: Adventures of Baron Munchausen, The (1989)

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1989)

Columbia (UK production)

Oscar nominations: 4

Art Direction-Set Decoration: Dante Ferretti; Francesca Lo Schiavo

Costume Design: Gabriella Pescucci

Makeup: Maggie Weston, Fabrizio Sforza

Visual Effects: Richard Conway, Ken Houston

Terry Gilliam's rambling extravagant fantasy, starring Robin Williams, Oliver Reed, Valentina Cortese, Uma Thurman, and Sting (among others) frustrated both critics and audiences.