True Grit Poster

(1969)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1970

Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
John Wayne
Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Elmer Bernstein (music)
Don Black (lyrics)
For the song "True Grit"

Golden Globes, USA 1970

Won
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Drama
John Wayne
Nominated
Golden Globe
Most Promising Newcomer - Male
Glen Campbell
Best Original Song
Elmer Bernstein (music)
Don Black (lyrics)
Song: "True Grit"

BAFTA Awards 1970

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles
Kim Darby

Laurel Awards 1970

Won
Golden Laurel
General Entertainment
Action Performance
John Wayne
3rd place
Golden Laurel
Male New Face
Glen Campbell
Female New Face
Kim Darby

National Board of Review, USA 1970

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

Western Heritage Awards 1970

Won
Bronze Wrangler
Theatrical Motion Picture
Hal B. Wallis (producer)
Henry Hathaway (director)
Marguerite Roberts (writer)
Glen Campbell (actor)
Kim Darby (actor)
John Wayne (actor)

Writers Guild of America, USA 1970

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium
Marguerite Roberts

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