58th Annual Academy Awards Coverage (1986)
- Date of Ceremony: Monday, March 24, 1986
- For films released in: 1985
- Location: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles, California
- Host(s): Alan Alda (video), Jane Fonda (video) and Robin Williams (video)
Heading towards the 58th Annual Academy Awards, The Color Purple and Out of Africa each had eleven nominations.
In just a few short weeks, one film would go home very happy, while the other would leave the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion empty-handed.
- The Color Purple: 11
- Out of Africa: 11
- Prizzi's Honor: 8
- Witness: 8