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Shadows Awards 9th Shadows Awards for 1989
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Complete lists announced
just before the Oscar nominations
in February 1990

1988   <   SHADOWS AWARDS   >   1990
B E S T   F I L M   o f   1 9 8 9 :
DO THE RIGHT THING (Spike Lee)
do the right thing 2. Field of Dreams (Phil Alden Robinson)
3. Drugstore Cowboy (Gus Van Sant)
4. My Left Foot (Jim Sheridan)
5. Roger & Me (Michael Moore)
6. Glory (Edward Zwick)
7. The Fabulous Baker Boys (Steve Kloves)
8. High Hopes (Mike Leigh)
9. The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (Terry Gilliam)
10. Crimes & Misdemeanors (Woody Allen)
11. Sex, Lies and Videotape (Steven Soderbergh)
12. Dead Poets Society (Peter Weir)
13. Earth Girls Are Easy (Julien Temple)
14. Miracle Mile (Steve DeJarnatt)
15. New York Stories: Life Lessons (Martin Scorsese)
16. When Harry Met Sally (Rob Reiner)
17. Born on the Fourth of July (Oliver Stone)
18. The War of the Roses (Danny DeVito)
19. Driving Miss Daisy (Bruce Beresford)
20. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (Steven Spielberg)
D I R E C T O R :
TERRY GILLIAM
(The Adventures of Baron Munchausen)
W R I T E R :
GUS VAN SANT & DON YOST
(Drugstore Cowboy)
2. Gus Van Sant (Drugstore Cowboy)
3. Martin Scorsese (New York Stories: Life Lessons)
4. Spike Lee (Do the Right Thing)
5. Rob Reiner (When Harry Met Sally)
6. Peter Weir (Dead Poets Society)
7. Tim Burton (Batman)
8. Steven Spielberg (Always, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade)
9. Steven Soderbergh (Sex, Lies and Videotape)
10. Steve Kloves (The Fabulous Baker Boys)
2. Steven Soderbergh (Sex, Lies and Videotape)
3. Woody Allen (Crimes & Misdemeanors)
4. Oliver Stone, Ron Kovic (Born on the Fourth of July)
5. Richard Price (New York Stories: Life Lessons)
6. Nora Ephron (When Harry Met Sally)
7. Alfred Uhry (Driving Miss Daisy)
8. Mike Leigh (High Hopes)
9. Phil Alden Robinson (Field of Dreams)
10. Shane Connaughton, Jim Sheridan (My Left Foot)
A C T R E S S :
ANDIE MacDOWELL
(Sex, Lies and Videotape)
A C T O R :
MATT DILLON
(Drugstore Cowboy)
mcdowell 2. Michelle Pfeiffer (The Fabulous Baker Boys)
3. Jessica Tandy (Driving Miss Daisy)
4. Meg Ryan (When Harry Met Sally)
5. Holly Hunter (Always)
6. Joanne Whalley Kilmer (Scandal)
7. Kathleen Turner (The War ofthe Roses)
8. Jane Fonda (Old Gringo)
9. Ruth Sheen (High Hopes)
10. Barbara Hershey (Beaches)
dillon 2. James Spader (Sex, Lies and Videotape)
3. Daniel Day Lewis (My Left Foot)
4. Gregory Peck (Old Gringo)
5. Beau Bridges (The Fabulous Baker Boys)
6. Kevin Costner (Field of Dreams)
7. Morgan Freeman (Driving Miss Daisy, Glory)
8. Martin Landau (Crimes & Misdemeanors)
9. Jeff Bridges (The Fabulous Baker Boys)
10. Matthew Broderick (Glory, Torch Song Trilogy)
S U P P O R T I N G   A C T R E S S :
BRENDA FRICKER
(My Left Foot)
S U P P O R T I N G   A C T O R :
DENZEL WASHINGTON
(Glory)
fricker 2. Laura San Giacomo (Sex, Lies and Videotape)
3. Anjelica Huston (Crimes & Misdemeanors)
4. Bridget Fonda (Scandal)
5. Dianne Wiest (Parenthood)
6. Amy Madigan (Field of Dreams)
7. Carrie Fisher (When Harry Met Sally)
8. Martha Plimpton (Parenthood)
9. Joan Cusack (Say Anything)
10. Anne Bancroft (Torch Song Trilogy)
washington 2. Alan Alda (Crimes & Misdemeanors)
3. John Turturro (Do the Right Thing)
4. John Goodman (Always)
5. Danny Aiello (Do the Right Thing)
6. Leaf Phoenix (Parenthood)
7. Robin Williams (Dead Poets Society)
8. Jack Nicholson (Batman)
9. Dan Aykroyd (Driving Miss Daisy)
10. Robert Sean Leonard (Dead Poets Society)
W O R S T   F I L M :
STAR TREK V, THE FINAL FRONTIER
(William Shatner)
F I L M   O F   T H E   1 9 8 0 s :
E.T., THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL
(Steven Spielberg, 1982)
2. Tango & Cash (Andrei Konchalovsky)
3. We're No Angels (Neil Jordan)
4. Pet Sematary (Mary Lambert)
5. Licence to Kill (John Glen)
B E S T   T V  S E R I E S :
MURPHY BROWN (CBS)
2. The Wonder Years (ABC)
3. The Tracey Ullman Show (Fox)
4. It's Garry Shandling's Show (Showtime)
5. Cheers (NBC)
6. Designing Women (CBS)
7. Star Trek, The Next Generation (Fox)
8. Anything But Love (ABC)
9. Thirtysomething (ABC)
10. Quantum Leap (NBC)
e.t. the extra-terrestrial 2. The Stunt Man (Richard Rush, 80)
3. Shoah (Claude Lanzmann, 85)
4. Blue Velvet (David Lynch, 86)
5. Raging Bull (Martin Scorsese, 80)
6. The Empire Strikes Back (Irvin Kershner, 80)
7. Brazil (Terry Gilliam, 85)
8. This is Spinal Tap (Rob Reiner, 84)
9. Amadeus (Milos Foreman, 84)
10. The Killing Fields (Roland JoffÈ, 84)
11. Dangerous Liaisons (Stephen Frears, 88)
12. Hannah and Her Sisters (Woody Allen, 86)
13. Reds (Warren Beatty, 81)
14. Raiders of the Lost Ark (Steven Spielberg, 81)
15. Chariots of Fire (Hugh Hudson, 81)
16. Do the Right Thing (Spike Lee, 89)
17. The Princess Bride (Rob Reiner, 87)
18. Crimes and Misdemeanors (Woody Allen, 89)
19. The Untouchables (Brian DePalma, 87)
20. The Breakfast Club (John Hughes, 85)
S I N G L E :
STAND (REM)
A L B U M :
SOUTHSIDE (Texas)
2. Don't Know Much (Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville)
3. The Last of the Famous International Playboys (Morissey)
4. Tell Me Why (Texas)
5. Lovesong (Cure)
6. Eat for Two (10,000 Maniacs)
7. She Drives Me Crazy (Fine Young Cannibals)
8. God Is a Bullet (Concrete Blonde)
9. Angel of Harlem (U2)
10. No Myth (Michael Penn)
11. Nick of Time (Bonnie Raitt)
12. Lullaby (Cure)
13. Don't Ask Me Why (Eurythmics)
14. Sowing the Seeds of Love (Tears for Fears)
15. We Didn't Start the Fire (Billy Joel)
2. The Indescribable Wow (Sam Phillips)
3. Cry Like a Rainstorm, Howl Like the Wind (Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville)
4. Free (Concrete Blonde)
5. Blind Man's Zoo (10,000 Maniacs)
V I D E O :
WE DIDN'T START THE FIRE (Billy Joel)
2. Trouble Me (10,000 Maniacs)
3. Don't Look Back (Fine Young Cannibals)
4. King and Queen of America (Eurythmics)
5. Stand (REM)
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