Oscar Movies: Fame (1980)

Oscar Alert:


Oscar Nominations: 6

Screenplay (Original): Christopher Gore

Song (Original): “Fame,” music by Michael Gore, lyrics by Dean Pitchford

Score (Original): Michael Gore

Sound: Michael Kohut, Aaron Rochin, Jay M. Harding, and Chris Newman

Film Editing: Gerry Hambling

Song (Original): “Out Here on My Own,” music by Michael Gore; lyrics by Lesley Gore

Oscar Awards: 1

Song: “Fame”

Oscar Context:

In 1980, Bo Goldman won the Screenplay Oscar for “Melvyn and Howard,” Thelma Schoonmaker the Editing Oscar for “Raging Bull,” and “The Empire Strikes Back,” received the Sound Oscar.