18th Golden Raspberry Awards
The 18th Golden Raspberry Awards were held on March 22, 1998, at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel to recognize the worst the movie industry had to offer in 1997. This year, the film with the most nominations was Batman & Robin with 11, followed by Speed 2: Cruise Control with eight nominations, Anaconda with six nominations, The Postman with five nominations (winning all awards for which it was nominated), and Fire Down Below with four nominations. The film that won the most awards was The Postman, winning in all five categories for which the movie was nominated. The list of nominees follows, with recipients denoted in bold.
|18th Golden Raspberry Awards|
|Date||March 22, 1998|
|Site||Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, California|
|Worst Picture||The Postman|
|Most awards||The Postman (5)|
|Most nominations||Batman & Robin (11)|
Brian Helgeland, co-screenwriter of The Postman, also won the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay for L.A. Confidential in 1998. Helgeland became the second person, after composer Alan Menken, to win a Razzie and Oscar in the same year, and would be followed by actress Sandra Bullock.
Awards and nominations
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