Oscar Movies: Insider, The (1999)

Touchstone (Buena Vista)

Oscar Nominations: 6

Picture, produced by Michael Mann and Pieter Jan Brugge
Director: Michael Mann
Screenplay (Adapted): Eric Roth and Michael Mann
Cinematography: Dante Spinotti
Sound: Andy Nelson, Doug Hemphill, and Lee Orloff
Film Editing: William Goldenberg, Paul Rubell, and David Rosenbloom

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context

In 1999, “The Insider” competed for the Best Picture Oscar with “American Beauty,” which won Best Picture and other awards, period drama “The Cider House Rules,” the prison drama “The Green Mile,” and the supernatural thriller “The Sixth Sense.”