The Last Emperor
Director: Bernardo Bertolucci. Cast: John Lone, Joan Chen, Peter O'Toole, Ruocheng Ying, Ric Young, Richard Vuu, Tsuo Tijger, Tao Wu, Henry Kyi, Alvin Riley III, Guang Fan, Dong Liang, Lisa Lu, Jiang Xi Ren, Vivian Wu, Maggie Han, Fumihiko Ikeda, Dennis Dun, Victor Wong, Hideo Takamatsu, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa. Screenplay: Mark Peploe and Bernardo Bertolucci (based on the book From Emperor to Citizen: The Autobiography of Aisin-Gioro Pu Yi by Henry Pu Yi).

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Academy Award Nominations and Winners:
Best Picture
Best Director: Bernardo Bertolucci
Best Adapted Screenplay: Mark Peploe & Bernardo Bertolucci
Best Cinematography: Vittorio Storaro
Best Art Direction: Ferdinando Scarfiotti & Bruno Cesari; Osvaldo Desideri
Best Costume Design: James Acheson
Best Film Editing: Gabriella Cristiani
Best Original Score: Ryuichi Sakamoto, David Bynre, and Cong Su
Best Sound: Bill Rowe & Ivan Sharrock

Golden Globe Nominations and Winners:
Best Picture (Drama)
Best Director: Curtis Hanson
Best Actor (Drama): John Lone
Best Screenplay: Mark Peploe, Bernardo Bertolucci, and Enzo Ungari
Best Original Score: Ryuichi Sakamoto, David Byrne, and Cong Su

Other Awards:
Directors Guild of America: Best Director
New York Film Critics Circle: Best Cinematography
Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Cinematography; Best Original Score
Boston Society of Film Critics: Best Cinematography
European Film Awards: Special Jury Prize (for "Cultural and Economic Achievements")
British Academy Awards (BAFTAs): Best Picture; Best Costume Design; Best Makeup (Fabrizio Sforza)
César Awards (French Oscars): Best Foreign Language Film

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