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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1959

Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
Lawrence Weingarten
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Paul Newman
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Elizabeth Taylor
Best Director
Richard Brooks
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Richard Brooks
James Poe
Best Cinematography, Color
William H. Daniels

Golden Globes, USA 1959

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Motion Picture Director
Richard Brooks

BAFTA Awards 1959

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film from any Source
USA.
Best Foreign Actor
Paul Newman
USA.
Best Foreign Actress
Elizabeth Taylor
USA.

Directors Guild of America, USA 1959

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Richard Brooks

Laurel Awards 1959

Won
Golden Laurel
Top Female Dramatic Performance
Elizabeth Taylor
3rd place
Golden Laurel
Top Drama
Nominated
Golden Laurel
Top Male Dramatic Performance
Paul Newman
4th place.

National Board of Review, USA 1958

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1958

2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Richard Brooks
For The Brothers Karamazov

Writers Guild of America, USA 1959

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
Richard Brooks
James Poe

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