Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1992 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Hook (1991)
Shared with:
For the song "When You're Alone".
1991 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Home Alone (1990)
Shared with:
For the song "Somewhere in My Memory".
1987 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
That's Life! (1986)
Shared with:
For the song "Life in a Looking Glass".
1983 Won
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song Score and Its Adaptation or Best Adaptation Score
Victor Victoria (1982)
Shared with:
1972 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Scoring Adaptation and Original Song Score
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
Shared with:
1971 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Scrooge (1970)
For the song "Thank You Very Much".
Best Music, Original Song Score
Scrooge (1970)
Shared with:
1970 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Score of a Musical Picture (Original or Adaptation)
Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1969)
Shared with:
1968 Won
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Doctor Dolittle (1967)

For the song "Talk to the Animals". Leslie Bricusse was not present at the awards ceremony. 'Sammy ... More

For the song "Talk to the Animals". Leslie Bricusse was not present at the awards ceremony. 'Sammy Davis Jr.' accepted the award on his behalf.

Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Music Score
Doctor Dolittle (1967)

Golden Globes, USA

1987 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
That's Life! (1986)
Shared with:
Song: "Life in a Looking Glass"
1971 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Scrooge (1970)
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Scrooge (1970)
Shared with:
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Scrooge (1970)
Song: "Thank You Very Much"
1970 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score
Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1969)
1968 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score
Doctor Dolittle (1967)
Best Original Song
Doctor Dolittle (1967)
Song: "Talk to the Animals"

Annie Awards

1997 Nominated
Annie
Best Individual Achievement: Music in a Feature/Home Video Production
The Land Before Time IV: Journey Through the Mists (1996)

Grammy Awards

1992 Nominated
Grammy
Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or for Television
Home Alone (1990)
Shared with:
For the song "Somewhere in My Memory".
1983 Nominated
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
Victor Victoria (1982)
Shared with:
1979 Nominated
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
Revenge of the Pink Panther (1978)
Shared with:
1968 Nominated
Grammy
Best Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Show
Doctor Dolittle (1967)

Razzie Awards

1987 Nominated
Razzie Award
Worst Original Song
That's Life! (1986)
Shared with:
For the song "Life in a Looking Glass".

Writers Guild of America, USA

1968 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Musical
Doctor Dolittle (1967)

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