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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1960

Won
Oscar
Best Costume Design, Black-and-White
Orry-Kelly
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Jack Lemmon
Best Director
Billy Wilder
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Billy Wilder
I.A.L. Diamond
Best Cinematography, Black-and-White
Charles Lang
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White
Ted Haworth
Edward G. Boyle

Golden Globes, USA 1960

Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Comedy
Best Motion Picture Actress - Musical/Comedy
Marilyn Monroe
Best Motion Picture Actor - Musical/Comedy
Jack Lemmon

BAFTA Awards 1960

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Foreign Actor
Jack Lemmon
USA.
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film from any Source
Billy Wilder
USA.

Bambi Awards 1960

2nd place
Bambi
Best Actor - International
Tony Curtis

Directors Guild of America, USA 1960

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Billy Wilder

Grammy Awards 1959

Nominated
Grammy
Best Soundtrack Album, Original Cast - Motion Picture or Television

Laurel Awards 1960

2nd place
Golden Laurel
Top Female Comedy Performance
Marilyn Monroe
Top Male Comedy Performance
Jack Lemmon
3rd place
Golden Laurel
Top Comedy

National Board of Review, USA 1959

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 1989

Won
National Film Registry

Online Film & Television Association 2002

Won
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Motion Picture

PGA Awards 2000

Won
PGA Hall of Fame - Motion Pictures
Billy Wilder

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 1959

2nd place
UFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Actor
Jack Lemmon
Best Director
Billy Wilder

Venice Film Festival 1959

Nominated
Golden Lion
Billy Wilder

Writers Guild of America, USA 1960

Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Comedy
Billy Wilder
I.A.L. Diamond

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