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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1968 Nominated
Oscar
Best Director
In Cold Blood (1967)
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
In Cold Blood (1967)
1967 Nominated
Oscar
Best Director
The Professionals (1966)
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
The Professionals (1966)
1961 Won
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Elmer Gantry (1960)
1959 Nominated
Oscar
Best Director
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
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1956 Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay
Blackboard Jungle (1955)

Golden Globes, USA

1961 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Director
Elmer Gantry (1960)
1959 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Director
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)

BAFTA Awards

1961 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film from any Source
Elmer Gantry (1960)
USA.

Cannes Film Festival

1958 Nominated
Palme d'Or
The Brothers Karamazov (1958)

David di Donatello Awards

1968 Won
David
Best Foreign Director (Migliore Regista Straniero)
In Cold Blood (1967)

Directors Guild of America, USA

1990 Won
Preston Sturges Award
1968 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
In Cold Blood (1967)
1967 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Professionals (1966)
1961 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Elmer Gantry (1960)
1959 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Brothers Karamazov (1958)
1956 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Blackboard Jungle (1955)

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

1968 Nominated
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
In Cold Blood (1967)
1948 Won
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
Crossfire (1947)
Shared with:

Laurel Awards

1968 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Director
6th place.
1967 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Director
4th place.
1965 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Director
7th place.
1962 3rd place
Golden Laurel
Top Director
1961 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Top Director
7th place.
1960 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Top Director
4th place.
1959 3rd place
Golden Laurel
Top Director
1958 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Top Director
6th place.

National Board of Review, USA

1967 Won
NBR Award
Best Director
In Cold Blood (1967)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1958 2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
The Brothers Karamazov (1958)

Razzie Awards

1986 Nominated
Razzie Award
Worst Director
Fever Pitch (1985)
Worst Screenplay
Fever Pitch (1985)

Venice Film Festival

1957 Won
San Giorgio Prize
Something of Value (1957)
Nominated
Golden Lion
Something of Value (1957)

Walk of Fame

1960 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 8 February 1960. At 6422 Hollywood Blvd.

Western Heritage Awards

1976 Won
Bronze Wrangler
Theatrical Motion Picture
Bite the Bullet (1975)
Shared with:

Writers Guild of America, USA

1978 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium
Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1977)
1968 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
In Cold Blood (1967)
1967 Won
Laurel Award for Screen Writing Achievement
Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
The Professionals (1966)
1961 Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
Elmer Gantry (1960)
1959 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
Shared with:
1956 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
Blackboard Jungle (1955)
1949 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
Key Largo (1948)
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