denotes winner

Performance by an actor in a leading role

Harrison Ford as John Book
in WITNESS An Edward S. Feldman Production; Paramount
James Garner as Murphy Jones
in MURPHY'S ROMANCE Fogwood Films Production; Columbia
William Hurt as Luis Molina
in KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN
H.B. Filmes Production in association with Sugarloaf Films; Island Alive
Jack Nicholson as Charley Partanna
in PRIZZI'S HONOR ABC Motion Pictures Production; 20th Century Fox
Jon Voight as Manny
in RUNAWAY TRAIN Cannon Films Production; Cannon Releasing

Performance by an actor in a supporting role
Don Ameche as Art Selwyn
in COCOON Fox-Zanuck/Brown Production; 20th Century Fox
Klaus Maria Brandauer as Bror
in OUT OF AFRICA Universal Pictures Limited Production; Universal
William Hickey as Don Corrado Prizzi