Oscar Movies: Grifters, The (1990)


Oscar Alert

Oscar Nominations: 4

Director: Stephen Frears
Screenplay (Adapted): Donald E. Westlake
Actress: Anjelica Huston
Supporting Actress: Annette Bening

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context

In 1990, Kevin Costner's “Dances With Wolves” swept the Oscars, including Picture, Director (Costner), and Adapted Screenplay for Michael Blake.

Kathy Bates won the Best Actress for “Misery,” and Whoopi Goldberg the Supporting Actress for “Ghost.”