70th Academy Awards

The Oscar Awards 1998 took place on 23 March 1998 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. It was the 70th Annual Academy Awards. In the year of award films of the past year are always excellent, in this case, the films of the year 1997.

Superior winner that night was the movie Titanic, which could clear 14 nominations whole eleven awards. He thus holds up today along with Ben Hur and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King the record for trophies.

  • 3.1 Honorary Award


Billy Crystal led for the sixth time as a presenter by the Academy Awards. The presenters of the candidates are listed below in the respective categories.

Winners and nominations

Best Picture

Presented by Sean Connery

Titanic - James Cameron, Jon Landau


Presented by Warren Beatty

James Cameron - Titanic


Presented by Frances McDormand

Jack Nicholson - Good As It Gets ( As Good as It Gets )

Leading lady

Presented by Geoffrey Rush

Helen Hunt - Good As It Gets ( As Good as It Gets )

Supporting Actor

Presented by Mira Sorvino

Robin Williams - Good Will Hunting

Supporting Actress

Presented by Cuba Gooding Jr.

Kim Basinger - L.A. Confidential


Presented by Meg Ryan

Titanic - Peter Lamont, Michael D. Ford


Presented by Denzel Washington

Titanic - Russell Carpenter

Costume Design

Presented by Elisabeth Shue

Titanic - Deborah Lynn Scott

Documentary (Short Film )

Presented by Djimon Hounsou

A Story of Healing - Donna Dewey, Carol Pasternak

Documentary ( long form )

Presented by Robert De Niro

The Long Way Home - Marvin Hier, Richard Trank


Presented by Samuel L. Jackson

Titanic - Conrad Buff IV, James Cameron, Richard A. Harris

Foreign Language Film

Presented by Sharon Stone

By Mike van Diem karakter (Netherlands)


Presented by Drew Barrymore

Music (Original Dramatic Score )

Presented by Antonio Banderas

Music (Original Musical or Comedy Score)

Presented by Jennifer Lopez

The Full Monty ( The Full Monty ) - Anne Dudley

Music ( Original Song )

Presented by Madonna

" My Heart Will Go On ", performed by Céline Dion from Titanic - James Horner, Will Jennings

Short Film ( Animated)

Presented by Ben Affleck and Matt Damon

Geri 's Game JAN - Pijia

Short Film ( Live Action )

Presented by Ben Affleck and Matt Damon

Visas and Virtue - Chris Tashima, Chris Donahue, Tim Toyama

Sound editor

Presented by Mike Myers

Titanic - Tom Bellfort, Christopher Boyes

Sound re-

Presented by Cameron Diaz

Titanic - Gary Rydstrom, Tom Johnson, Gary Summers, Mark Ulano

Visual Effects

Presented by Helen Hunt

Titanic Robert Legato, Mark A. Lasoff, Thomas L. Fisher, Michael Kanfer

Adapted Screenplay

Presented by Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau

LA Confidential - Brian Helgeland, Curtis Hanson

Original Screenplay

Presented by Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau

Honorary Oscars

Honorary Award

Presented by Martin Scorsese