Oscar Movies: Round Midnight (1986)


The Oscar for Original Score to Herbie Hancock was controversial, because a good deal of it consisted of “pre-existing music.”
Oscar Alert
Oscar Nominations: 1
Actor: Dexter Gordon
Original Score: Herbie Hancock
Oscar Awards: 1
Original Score
Oscar Context
The winner of the Best Actor was Paul Newman for Scorsese’s “The Color of Money,” a sequel to the 1961 “The Hustler.”