Best Scene: Treves first sees the Elephant Man.
Best Scene: Major J.F. Thomas's summation.
Best Scene: Calvin confronts Beth.
Best Scene: Morant tells the court of rule 303.
Best Scene: The Lord and Kagemusha meet for the first time.
- Tatsuya Nakadai in Kagemusha
- John Hurt in The Elephant Man
- Robert De Niro in Raging Bull
- Edward Woodward in Breaker Morant
- Donald Sutherland in Ordinary People
- Timothy Hutton in Ordinary People
- Jack Thompson in Breaker Morant
- Lee Marvin in The Big Red One
- Anthony Hopkins in The Elephant Man
- George C. Scott in Changeling
- Burt Lancaster in Atlantic City
- Tommy Lee Jones in Coal Miner's Daughter
- William Hurt in Altered States
- Paul Le Mat in Melvin and Howard
- Mark Hamill in The Empire Strikes Back
- Christopher Reeve in Superman II
- John Belushi in The Blues Brothers
- Jack Nicholson in The Shining
- Dan Aykroyd in The Blues Brothers
- Steve Railsback in The Stunt Man
- Robert Hays in Airplane
- Robin Williams in Popeye
- Sam J. Jones in Flash Gordon
- Burt Reynolds in Smokey and the Bandit II
- Jack Lemmon in Tribute
- Michael O'Keefe in Caddyshack