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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1953 Won
Oscar
Best Director
The Quiet Man (1952)
Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
The Quiet Man (1952)
Shared with:
1942 Won
Oscar
Best Director
How Green Was My Valley (1941)
1941 Won
Oscar
Best Director
The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
1940 Nominated
Oscar
Best Director
Stagecoach (1939)
1936 Won
Oscar
Best Director
The Informer (1935)

Golden Globes, USA

1955 Won
Special Award
Special "Pioneer" award in the motion picture industry.
1953 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Director
The Quiet Man (1952)

American Film Institute, USA

1973 Won
Life Achievement Award

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards

1943 Won
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
How Green Was My Valley (1941)
USA.

Blue Ribbon Awards

1963 Won
Blue Ribbon Award
Best Foreign Language Film
The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

Cannes Film Festival

1953 Nominated
Grand Prize of the Festival
The Sun Shines Bright (1953)

Directors Guild of America, USA

1960 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Horse Soldiers (1959)
1957 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Searchers (1956)
1956 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Mister Roberts (1955)
Shared with:
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Long Gray Line (1955)
1954 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award
1953 Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Quiet Man (1952)
Shared with:

Golden Boot Awards

1997 Won
Founder's Award

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1948 Won
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
My Darling Clementine (1946)

Laurel Awards

1966 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Producer-Director
6th place.
1965 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Producer-Director
7th place.
1964 3rd place
Golden Laurel
Top Producer/Director
1963 3rd place
Golden Laurel
Top Producer/Director

Locarno International Film Festival

1950 Won
Grand Prix
When Willie Comes Marching Home (1950)
1948 Won
Prize
Best Director
Fort Apache (1948)

National Board of Review, USA

1958 Won
NBR Award
Best Director
The Last Hurrah (1958)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1947 3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Director
The Fugitive (1947)
1941 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Director
How Green Was My Valley (1941)
1940 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Director
The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
The Long Voyage Home (1940)
1939 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Stagecoach (1939)
1936 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Director
The Informer (1935)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

1955 Nominated
UFCA Award
Best Director
Mister Roberts (1955)
Shared with:

Venice Film Festival

1971 Won
Career Golden Lion
1952 Won
International Award
The Quiet Man (1952)
Won
OCIC Award
The Quiet Man (1952)
Won
Pasinetti Award
The Quiet Man (1952)
Nominated
Golden Lion
The Quiet Man (1952)
1948 Won
International Award
The Fugitive (1947)
Nominated
Grand International Award
The Fugitive (1947)
1936 Won
Special Recommendation
Mary of Scotland (1936)
Nominated
Mussolini Cup
Best Foreign Film
Mary of Scotland (1936)
1935 Nominated
Mussolini Cup
Best Foreign Film
The Informer (1935)
1934 Won
Special Recommendation
The World Moves On (1934)
Nominated
Mussolini Cup
Best Foreign Film
The World Moves On (1934)

Walk of Fame

1960 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 8 February 1960. At 1640 Vine Street.

Western Heritage Awards

1972 Won
Trustees Award
For outstanding contribution to the motion picture industry.
1965 Won
Bronze Wrangler
Theatrical Motion Picture
Cheyenne Autumn (1964)
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1964 Won
Bronze Wrangler
Theatrical Motion Picture
How the West Was Won (1962)
Shared with:
1963 Won
Bronze Wrangler
Theatrical Motion Picture
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
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