• Released
  • August 28, 1987
  • PG-13 , 2 hr 12 min
  • Americana
    Political Drama
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Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
1987 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Cinematography - Nominated
Haskell Wexler
1987 American Society of Cinematographers
Best Cinematography - Nominated
Haskell Wexler
1987 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Cinematography - Won
Haskell Wexler
1987 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Director - Nominated
John Sayles
1987 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Screenplay - Nominated
John Sayles
1987 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Supporting Actor - Nominated
James Earl Jones, David Strathairn
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