The Best of 1981

Best Picture
Blow Out
Chariots of Fire
Das Boot
*Raiders of the Lost Ark

Best Actor
Klaus Maria Brandauer, Mephisto
*Henry Fonda, On Golden Pond
Harrison Ford, Raiders of the Lost Ark
Bob Hoskins, The Long Good Friday
Philippe Noiret, Coup de Torchon

Best Actress
Isabelle Adjani, Possession
*Faye Dunaway, Mommie Dearest
Sissy Spacek, Raggedy Man
Meryl Streep, The French Lieutenant's Woman
Kathleen Turner, Body Heat

Best Supporting Actor
Charles Durning, True Confessions
*John Gielgud, Arthur
Ian Holm, Chariots of Fire
Jack Nicholson, Reds
Howard E. Rollins Jr., Ragtime

Best Supporting Actress
Nancy Allen, Blow Out
Stéphane Audran, Coup de Torchon
Elizabeth McGovern, Ragtime
Kristy McNichol, Only When I Laugh
*Maureen Stapleton, Reds

Best Director
Warren Beatty, Reds
Brian de Palma, Blow Out
Hugh Hudson, Chariots of Fire
Wolfgang Peterson, Das Boot
*Steven Spielberg, Raiders of the Lost Ark

  • Blow Out
  • Body Heat
  • Das Boot
  • Chariots of Fire
  • Coup de Torchon
  • Escape from New York
  • Excalibur
  • The French Lieutenant's Woman
  • Gallipoli
  • Mephisto
  • Mommie Dearest
  • On Golden Pond
  • Pixote
  • Possession
  • The Postman Always Rings Twice
  • Prince of the City
  • Quartet
  • Ragtime
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Reds
  • S.O.B.
  • True Confessions
  • The Woman Next Door
  • Mad Max 2
  • Taxi zum Klo
  • Silsila
  • For Your Eyes Only
  • Baseraa