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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1958

Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
Arthur Hornblow Jr.
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Charles Laughton
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Elsa Lanchester
Best Director
Billy Wilder
Best Sound, Recording
Gordon Sawyer (Samuel Goldwyn SSD)
Best Film Editing
Daniel Mandell

Golden Globes, USA 1958

Won
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actress
Elsa Lanchester
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Motion Picture Actress - Drama
Marlene Dietrich
Best Motion Picture Actor - Drama
Charles Laughton
Best Motion Picture Director
Billy Wilder

BAFTA Awards 1959

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Foreign Actor
Charles Laughton

David di Donatello Awards 1958

Won
David
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
Charles Laughton
Tied with Marlon Brando for Sayonara (1957).

Directors Guild of America, USA 1958

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Billy Wilder

Edgar Allan Poe Awards 1958

Nominated
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
Billy Wilder
Harry Kurnitz

Laurel Awards 1958

2nd place
Golden Laurel
Top Female Dramatic Performance
Marlene Dietrich
Nominated
Golden Laurel
Top Drama
4th place.

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