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The Heiress Poster

(1949)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1950

Won
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Olivia de Havilland
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White
John Meehan
Harry Horner
Emile Kuri
Best Costume Design, Black-and-White
Edith Head
Gile Steele
Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
Aaron Copland
Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Ralph Richardson
Best Director
William Wyler
Best Cinematography, Black-and-White
Leo Tover

Golden Globes, USA 1950

Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actress
Olivia de Havilland
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Director
William Wyler
Best Supporting Actress
Miriam Hopkins

National Board of Review, USA 1949

Won
NBR Award
Best Actor
Ralph Richardson
For The Fallen Idol
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 1996

Won
National Film Registry

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1949

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Olivia de Havilland
2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Ralph Richardson
For The Fallen Idol

Writers Guild of America, USA 1950

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
Ruth Goetz
Augustus Goetz

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