Oliver Stone's controversial account of J.F.K.'s assassination and its aftermath stars Kevin Costner as New Orleans D.A. Jim Garrison, who charged a local businessman with involvement in a highly placed conspiracy behind the president's death. Dismissing the Warren Commission's findings, Garrison sets out to discover the truth about the crime--making some shocking findings along the way.
Oscar Winner: Best Cinematography Oscar Winner: Best Film Editing; Oscar Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Best Director, Best Music - Original Score, Best Picture, Best Sound, Best Writing --Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published. Golden Globe Winner: Best Director - Motion Picture, Golden Globe Nominee: Best Motion Picture - Drama, Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama, Best Screenplay - Motion Picture;