Best Motion Picture - Drama Best Director - James Cameron Best Performance by an actor in a Motion Picture (Drama) Leonardo DiCaprio Best Performance by an actress in a Motion Picture (Drama) Kate Winslet Best Performance by a supporting actress in a Motion Picture Gloria Stuart Best Screenplay - James Cameron Best Original Score - James Horner Best Original Song - "My Heart Will Go On" - Music by James Horner and Lyrics by Will Jennings performed by Celine Dion
2 hours, 40 minutes: Sinking time of Titanic, the ship. 3 hours, 14 minutes: Running time of Titanic, the movie. 26 months: Length of time it took to build the Titanic. 9 months: Length of time it took to film Titanic. $110 million: The film's original budget. $200 million: The film's final cost. $1 million: Per-minute cost of the finished film. $400 million: Amount of money Titanic must gross to break even. $9,000: Price of Leonardo DiCaprio's Titanic costume, as sold in the current J. Peterman catalog. $25,000: Price of a fiberglass replica of the anchor used in the Titanic's final scenes, also available from the J. Peterman catalog. The anchor, by the way, stands 13 feet high. 850 feet: Approximate length of the actual Titanic. 775 feet: Approximate length of the Titanic set built for filming. 118: Number of speaking parts (about three times more than most films). 1,000: Number of extras in some scenes. 100: Number of stunt people used in the tilting poop-deck scene. 30: Number of lifeguards on duty during filming. 3: Number of people injured during filming. For the record, the injuries were a broken leg, a cracked rib and a broken cheekbone. 6,029: Number of stuntperson days required during filming of Titanic. 2,200: Number of stuntperson days required during filming of Cameron's True Lies.
Interview with Director James Cameron:
a few Titanic pictures: