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The Sting Poster

(1973)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1974

Won
Oscar
Best Picture
Tony Bill
Michael Phillips
Julia Phillips
Julia Phillips became the first female producer to win the Best Picture category.
Best Director
George Roy Hill
Best Writing, Story and Screenplay Based on Factual Material or Material Not Previously Published or Produced
David S. Ward
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
Henry Bumstead
James W. Payne
Best Costume Design
Edith Head
Best Film Editing
William Reynolds
Best Music, Scoring Original Song Score and/or Adaptation
Marvin Hamlisch
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Robert Redford
Best Cinematography
Robert Surtees
Best Sound
Ronald Pierce
Robert R. Bertrand

Golden Globes, USA 1974

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
David S. Ward

American Cinema Editors, USA 1974

Won
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
William Reynolds

David di Donatello Awards 1974

Won
David
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
Robert Redford
Tied with Al Pacino for Serpico (1973).

Directors Guild of America, USA 1974

Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
George Roy Hill
Ernest B. Wehmeyer (unit production manager) (plaque)
Ray Gosnell Jr. (assistant director) (plaque)
Charles Dismukes (assistant director) (plaque)

Edgar Allan Poe Awards 1974

Nominated
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
David S. Ward

Golden Screen, Germany 1975

Won
Golden Screen

Kinema Junpo Awards 1975

Won
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film Director
George Roy Hill

National Board of Review, USA 1973

Won
NBR Award
Best Film
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2005

Won
National Film Registry

PGA Awards 1998

Won
PGA Hall of Fame - Motion Pictures
Tony Bill
Julia Phillips
Michael Phillips

People's Choice Awards, USA 1975

Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite Motion Picture

Writers Guild of America, USA 1974

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen
David S. Ward

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