5.9/10
511
5 user 2 critic

The 71st Annual Academy Awards (1999)

Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of ... See full summary »

Director:

Reviews
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The 72nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 2000)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

2000's Oscars. The 72nd annual event was hosted by Billy Crystal. Films contending for the awards (Best Picture) includes: American Beauty (1999), The Sixth Sense (1999), The Insider (1999)... See full summary »

Directors: Louis J. Horvitz, Troy Miller
Stars: Billy Crystal, *NSYNC, Agustín Almodóvar
The 73rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 2001)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Directors: Louis J. Horvitz, Roger Goodman
Stars: Steve Martin, Ben Affleck, Debbie Allen
The 74th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 2002)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The 74th Annual Academy Awards

Directors: Louis J. Horvitz, Errol Morris
Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Aaliyah, John Agar
The 67th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1995)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of ... See full summary »

Directors: Jeff Margolis, Rob Burnett, and 1 more credit »
Stars: David Letterman, Ken Adam, Joe Alaskey
The 66th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1994)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Jeff Margolis
Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Debbie Allen, Robert Altman
The 68th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1996)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of ... See full summary »

Director: Jeff Margolis
Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, James Acheson
The 64th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1992)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of ... See full summary »

Director: Jeff Margolis
Stars: Billy Crystal, Bryan Adams, Antonio Banderas
The 65th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1993)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of ... See full summary »

Director: Jeff Margolis
Stars: Billy Crystal, Jane Alexander, Robert Altman
The 62nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1990)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of ... See full summary »

Director: Jeff Margolis
Stars: Billy Crystal, Paula Abdul, Isabelle Adjani
The 63rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1991)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of ... See full summary »

Director: Jeff Margolis
Stars: Billy Crystal, Danny Aiello, Ann-Margret
The 27th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1955)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of ... See full summary »

Directors: Bill Bennington, Grey Lockwood
Stars: Bob Hope, Buddy Adler, Anna Maria Alberghetti
The 46th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special 1974)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of ... See full summary »

Director: Marty Pasetta
Stars: Ann-Margret, Burt Bacharach, Richard Benjamin
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Himself - Presenter
...
Herself - Audience Member
...
Himself - Special Memorial Tribute (archive footage)
...
Herself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)
...
Herself - Audience Member
...
Herself - Presenter
...
Herself - Nominee
...
Himself - Nominee
...
...
Herself - Presenter
...
Himself
...
Herself - Nominee
...
Herself - Nominee
...
Himself - Performer
Edit

Storyline

Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of cinematographic art for their contribution to creation of movies.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Family

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

21 March 1999 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

A great deal of controversy surrounded the awarding of an honorary Oscar to Elia Kazan, as there remained much lingering resentment stemming from his testimony before the House Un-American Activities Committee 47 years earlier. In addition to a handful of protesters outside the theater, many members of the audience remained seated when he received his award and refused to even applaud. See more »

Quotes

Richard Hymns - Winner: Best Sound Editing: This is a great film. It was a wonderful opportunity for sound and we took it. It is our benchmark.
Gary Rydstrom - Winner: Best Sound Mixing and Best Sound Editing: Thank you most of all to Steven Spielberg. I can't think of a greater compliment for a director than you inspire people to do their best work. And that was certainly true of the people up at Skywalker Sound.
Richard Hymns - Winner: Best Sound Editing: Especially the amazing sound effects editors: Ethan Van Der Ryn, Terry Eckton, Frank Eulner, Karen Wilson, Larry Oatfield, and my fabulous assistants Lisa Chino and André Fenley.
Gary Rydstrom - Winner: Best Sound Mixing and Best Sound Editing: Thanks to ...
[...]
See more »

Connections

Features Patch Adams (1998) See more »

Soundtracks

I Don't Want To Miss A Thing
Written by Diane Warren
Performed by Aerosmith
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Shakespeare in Love over Saving Private Ryan has to be a joke
26 February 2012 | by See all my reviews

How in the blue hell can you vote for a movie like Shakespeare in Love over a legendary all time great war movie like Saving Private Ryan is my question. Ryan is still a movie that gets regular play in syndication while I don't think that many people have really given SiL that much thought since then. I'm not saying that SiL is a bad movie by any means but no way it's in even the same class as Ryan. The Omaha Beach scene to start off the movie should've been enough on its own to guarantee SPR the Oscar for Best Picture.

Also not very fond of Roberto Benigni winning the Best Actor Oscar, I guess they determined with Hanks recent success in Philadelphia and Forrest Gump already making him a two time Oscar winner that they had to give it to someone else. But even Nick Nolte for Affliction or Edward Norton for American History X would've been better choices.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 5 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Rent or Buy Popular Movies With Prime Video

Explore popular movies available to rent or buy on Prime Video.

Visit Prime Video to explore more titles