Jaws Poster

(1975)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1976

Won
Oscar
Best Sound
Robert L. Hoyt
Roger Heman Jr.
Earl Madery
John R. Carter
Best Film Editing
Verna Fields
Best Music, Original Dramatic Score
John Williams
Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
Richard D. Zanuck
David Brown

Golden Globes, USA 1976

Won
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
John Williams
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Peter Benchley
Carl Gottlieb
Best Director - Motion Picture
Steven Spielberg

BAFTA Awards 1976

Won
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
John Williams
For The Towering Inferno
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Richard Dreyfuss
Best Direction
Steven Spielberg
Best Film
Best Film Editing
Verna Fields
Best Screenplay
Peter Benchley
Carl Gottlieb
Best Sound Track
John R. Carter
Robert L. Hoyt

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2015

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best DVD/Blu-Ray Collection
For Duel , The Sugarland Express , 1941 , E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial , Always , Jurassic Park and The Lost World: Jurassic Park
As part of the "Steven Spielberg Director's Collection".

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2013

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best DVD/Blu-Ray Special Edition Release
For the "100th Anniversary Edition" release.

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1976

Won
Golden Scroll
Best Advertising
Clark Ramsey
Won
Outstanding Film Award
Outstanding Film of 1975

American Cinema Editors, USA 1976

Won
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Verna Fields

Directors Guild of America, USA 1976

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Steven Spielberg

DVD Exclusive Awards 2006

Nominated
DVDX Award
Overall DVD, Classic Film
Universal Studios
For "Jaws 30th Anniversary Edition"

Golden Schmoes Awards 2012

Nominated
Golden Schmoes
Best DVD of the Year

Golden Screen, Germany 1976

Won
Golden Screen

Grammy Awards 1976

Won
Grammy
Album of Best Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
John Williams

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) 2015

Nominated
IFMCA Award
Best Archival Release of an Existing Score - Re-Release
John Williams (music composed by)
Michael Matessino (album produced by)
Joe Sikoryak (album art direction by)
liner notes by Scott Bettencourt

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2001

Won
National Film Registry

Online Film & Television Association 2005

Won
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Motion Picture

People's Choice Awards, USA 1976

Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite Motion Picture

Satellite Awards 2005

Nominated
Satellite Award
Outstanding Overall DVD
(Widescreen 30th Anniversary Collection).

Writers Guild of America, USA 1976

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium
Peter Benchley
Carl Gottlieb

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