The official, annual, Hollywood award show that hands out many movie honors, including the Oscars. That year's show was hosted by Ralph Bellamy, and saw big wins by Marlee Matlin, Paul Newman, and Michael Caine.
30 March 1987 (USA)
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Also Known As:
The 59th Annual Academy Awards
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Aspect Ratio: 1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?
, who won Best Supporting Actor for Hannah and Her Sisters
(1986) was not present at the awards ceremony. He was in the Bahamas, due to filming commitments on Jaws: The Revenge
(1987). As Caine explained to reporters who called him for comments on his Oscar win, "That stupid mechanical shark keeps breaking down, and we're all stuck here!" See more
Bette Midler - Presenter: Best Original Score
Oh, my God, I got here! I cannot tell you what I have been through, getting ready for this star-studded event! I had my hair tortured by Emilio! I had by body pummeled by Ambrosia! I had my nails filed by Philippe! I have been worked over by more aliens than Sigourney Weaver! Oh, my God, but I *made* it! Now I know you're all on the edge of your seats, dying to know who I'm going to trash this evening. I hate to tell you this, but there is no trashing to be done in this category. These nominees...
Features Hannah and Her Sisters
Lost In a Movie
Performed by Bernadette Peters See more