Terms of Endearment
Director: James L. Brooks. Cast: Shirley MacLaine, Debra Winger, Jack Nicholson, Jeff Daniels, Lisa Hart Carroll, John Lithgow, Troy Bishop, Huckleberry Fox, Betty King, Danny DeVito, Norman Bennett, Kate Charleson. Screenplay: James L. Brooks (based on the novel by Larry McMurtry).


Not yet reviewed in full. B


Academy Award Nominations and Winners:
Best Picture
Best Director: James L. Brooks
Best Actress: Shirley MacLaine
Best Actress: Debra Winger
Best Supporting Actor: John Lithgow
Best Supporting Actor: Jack Nicholson
Best Adapted Screenplay: James L. Brooks
Best Art Direction: Polly Platt & Harold Michelson; Tom Pedigo & Anthony Mondell
Best Film Editing: Richard Marks
Best Original Score: Michael Gore
Best Sound: Donald O. Mitchell, Rick Kline, Kevin O'Connell, and Jim Alexander

Golden Globe Nominations and Winners:
Best Picture (Drama)
Best Director: James L. Brooks
Best Actress (Drama): Shirley MacLaine
Best Actress (Drama): Debra Winger
Best Supporting Actor: Jack Nicholson
Best Screenplay: James L. Brooks

Other Awards:
Directors Guild of America: Best Director
Writers Guild of America: Best Adapted Screenplay (Comedy)
New York Film Critics Circle: Best Picture; Best Actress (MacLaine); Best Supporting Actor (Nicholson)
Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Picture; Best Director; Best Actress (MacLaine); Best Supporting Actor (Nicholson); Best Screenplay
National Society of Film Critics: Best Actress (Winger); Best Supporting Actor (Nicholson)
Boston Society of Film Critics: Best Picture (American); Best Supporting Actor (Nicholson)
National Board of Review: Best Picture (English-Language; tie); Best Director; Best Actress (MacLaine); Best Supporting Actor (Nicholson)

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