The Best of 1974

Best Picture
*Chinatown
The Godfather Part II
Lenny
Murder on the Orient Express
The Night Porter

Best Actor
Dirk Bogarde, The Night Porter
Albert Finney, Murder on the Orient Express
Dustin Hoffman, Lenny
*Jack Nicholson, Chinatown
Al Pacino, The Godfather Part II

Best Actress
*Ellen Burstyn, Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore
Faye Dunaway, Chinatown
Brigitte Mira, Ali: Fear Eats The Soul
Charlotte Rampling, The Night Porter
Gena Rowlands, A Woman Under the Influence

Best Supporting Actor
Fred Astaire, The Towering Inferno
John Cazale, The Godfather, Part II
*Robert De Niro, The Godfather Part II
John Gielgud, Murder on the Orient Express
John Huston, Chinatown

Best Supporting Actress
Ingrid Bergman, Murder on the Orient Express
Wendy Hiller, Murder on the Orient Express
Madeline Kahn, Blazing Saddles
Diane Ladd, Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore
*Valerie Perrine, Lenny

Best Director
Liliana Cavani, The Night Porter
Francis Coppola, The Godfather Part II
Bob Fosse, Lenny
Terence Malick, Badlands
*Roman Polanski, Chinatown