DK's Best Achievements in Cinema - 1982

Best Director
John Carpenter    The Thing

Best Actor

Best Cinematography
Also worth mentioning
Duke Callaghan    Conan the Barbarian
Dean Cundey    The Thing

Best Score
Basil Poledouris    Conan the Barbarian
Also worth mentioning
Ennio Morricone    The Thing

Best Makeup

Best Sound Editing
The Thing
Best Picture
The Thing

Best Actress
Also worth mentioning
Jessica Lange    Frances

Best Writing
Also worth mentioning
John W. Campbell Jr.,
Bill Lancaster
   The Thing

Best Editing

Best Visual Effects
Rob Bottin    The Thing
?    Poltergeist

Leading movies:

Movies that were considered (16):
48 Hrs. | Airplane II: The Sequel | Burden of Dreams | Cat People | Conan the Barbarian | Creepshow | Fast Times at Ridgemont High | Fitzcarraldo | Frances | Made in Britain | Night Shift | The Dark Crystal | The Thing | The Verdict | White Dog | Young Doctors in Love.

Movies that were not considered (and should have):
Blade Runner | E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial | First Blood | Pink Floyd The Wall | Poltergeist | Vincent.