Oscar Movies: Under Fire (1983)

“Under Fire,” directed by Roger Spottiswoode, is one of the better Hollywood movies to deal with the Nicaragua political crisis and the role of Americans, especially journalists, in this conflict.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Jerry Goldsmith’s haunting score was nominated for an Oscar.

Oscar Context:

The winner of the Scoring Oscar was Bill Conti for the adventure, “The Right Stuff.”