National Board of Review 1987

Top 10 films
* Empire of the Sun
The Last Emperor
Broadcast News
The Untouchables
Gaby: A True Story
Cry Freedom
Fatal Attraction
Hope and Glory
Wall Street
Full Metal Jacket

Top Foreign Films
* Jean de Florette and Manon des Sources
My Life as a Dog
Au revoir les enfants
Dark Eyes

Best Actor:
Michael Douglas – Wall Street

Best Actress (tie):
Lillian Gish – The Whales of August
Holly Hunter – Broadcast News

Best Supporting Actor:
Sean Connery – The Untouchables

Best Supporting Actress:
Olympia Dukakis – Moonstruck

Best Director:
Steven Spielberg – Empire of the Sun

Best Performance by a Juvenile Actor (special citation)
Christian Bale – Empire of the Sun

Best Documentary:
Chuck Berry Hail! Hail! Rock ‘n’ Roll

Career Achievement Award:
Lillian Gish