1984 Oscar Winners

The 56th Annual Academy Awards were held on Monday, April 9, 1984 at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, L.A. County Music Center.

Best Picture

Terms of Endearment won the Best Picture Oscar

Terms of Endearment

Paramount Pictures

Directed by James L. Brooks

Starring Shirley MacLaine, Debra Winger, Jack Nicholson, Jeff Daniels, Danny DeVito & John Lithgow

Writing (Adapted Screenplay)
Writing (Original Screenplay)
Documentary (feature)
Foreign Language Film
Film Editing
Art Direction
Music (Original Score)
Music (Original Song)
  • Flashdance
    "Flashdance...What a Feeling" - Music by Giorgio Moroder; Lyric by Keith Forsey and Irene Cara
Sound Editing
Sound Mixing

Oscar Winner Totals