Past Oscar Winners

1978 Oscar Winners

Best Picture
  • The Deer Hunter  
  • Coming Home
  • Heaven Can Wait
  • Midnight Express
  • An Unmarried Woman
Best Actor in a Leading Role
  • Jon Voight, Coming Home
  • Laurence Olivier, The Boys from Brazil
  • Gary Busey, The Buddy Holly Story
  • Robert De Niro, The Deer Hunter
  • Warren Beatty, Heaven Can Wait
Best Actress in a Leading Role
  • Jane Fonda, Coming Home
  • Ingrid Bergman, Autumn Sonata 
  • Geraldine Page, Interiors
  • Ellen Burstyn, Same Time, Next Year
  • Jill Clayburgh, An Unmarried Woman
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
  • Christopher Walken, The Deer Hunter
  • Richard Farnsworth, Comes a Horseman
  • Bruce Dern, Coming Home
  • Jack Warden, Heaven Can Wait
  • John Hurt, Midnight Express
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
  • Maggie Smith, California Suite
  • Penelope Milford, Coming Home
  • Meryl Streep, The Deer Hunter
  • Dyan Cannon, Heaven Can Wait
  • Maureen Stapleton, Interiors
Best Director
  • Michael Cimino, The Deer Hunter
  • Hal Ashby, Coming Home
  • Warren Beatty and Buck Henry, Heaven Can Wait
  • Woody Allen, Interiors
  • Alan Parker, Midnight Express

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