Oscar Movies: Reversal of Fortune

Oscar Alert

Oscar Nominations: 3

Director: Barbet Schroeder
Actor: Jeremy Irons
Screenplay (Adapted): Nicholas Kazan

Oscar Awards

Actor

Oscar Context

In 1990, the winner of the Best Director Oscar was Kevin Costner for “Dances With Wolves,” which also won Adapted Screenplay for Michael Blake.

Jeremy Irons won at his first nomination in a contest that included Kevin Costner in “Dances With Wolves,” Robert De Niro in “Awakenings,” Gerard Depardieu in “Cyrano de Bergerac,” and Richard Harris in “The Field.”