Oscar Movies: As Good As It Gets

TriStar (Gracie)

Oscar Nominations: 7

Picture, produced by James L. Brooks
Screenplay (Original): Mark Andrus and James L. Brooks, screenplay; Mark Andrus story
Actor: Jack Nicholson
Actress: Helen Hunt
Supporting Actor: Greg Kinnear
Score (Original): Hans Zimmer

Oscar Awards: 2


Oscar Context

In 1997, “As Good As It Gets” competed with four other films for the Best Picture Oscar: The U.K. comedy “The Full Monty,” the youth psychodrama “Good Will Hunting,” which won Original Screenplay, the period noir “L.A Confidential,” which won Adapted Screenplay, and the epic-disaster “Titanic,” which was nominated for 14 and swept most (11) of the Oscars.