2000 Oscar Winners

The 72nd Annual Academy Awards were held on Sunday, March 26, 2000 at the Shrine Auditorium.

Best Picture

American Beauty won the Best Picture Oscar

American Beauty

DreamWorks Pictures

Directed by Sam Mendes

Starring Annette Bening, Kevin Spacey, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley, Mena Suvari, John Cho & Scott Bakula

Best Director

Best Actor

Best Actress

Best Supporting Actor

Best Supporting Actress

Writing (Adapted Screenplay)
Writing (Original Screenplay)
Documentary (feature)
Foreign Language Film
Film Editing
Art Direction
Visual Effects
Music (Original Score)
Music (Original Song)
  • Tarzan
    "You'll Be In My Heart" - Music and Lyric by Phil Collins
Sound Editing
Sound Mixing
Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award

Oscar Winner Totals

  1. American Beauty (5 Oscars)
  2. The Matrix (4 Oscars)
  3. The Cider House Rules (2 Oscars)
  4. Topsy-Turvy (2 Oscars)
  5. Boys Don't Cry (1 Oscar)
  6. Girl, Interrupted (1 Oscar)
  7. Sleepy Hollow (1 Oscar)
  8. One Day in September (1 Oscar)
  9. All About My Mother (1 Oscar)
  10. The Red Violin (1 Oscar)
  11. Tarzan (1 Oscar)