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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1952

Won
Oscar
Best Picture
Arthur Freed
Best Writing, Story and Screenplay
Alan Jay Lerner
Best Cinematography, Color
Alfred Gilks
John Alton
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color
Cedric Gibbons
E. Preston Ames
Edwin B. Willis
F. Keogh Gleason
Best Costume Design, Color
Orry-Kelly
Walter Plunkett
Irene Sharaff
Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture
Johnny Green
Saul Chaplin
Nominated
Oscar
Best Director
Vincente Minnelli
Best Film Editing
Adrienne Fazan

Golden Globes, USA 1952

Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Musical/Comedy
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Director
Vincente Minnelli
Best Motion Picture Actor - Comedy/Musical
Gene Kelly

BAFTA Awards 1952

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film from any Source
USA.

Cannes Film Festival 1952

Nominated
Grand Prize of the Festival
Vincente Minnelli

Directors Guild of America, USA 1952

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Vincente Minnelli

National Board of Review, USA 1951

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 1993

Won
National Film Registry

Writers Guild of America, USA 1952

Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Musical
Alan Jay Lerner

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