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(1976)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1977

Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Peter Finch

Nomination and award were posthumous. Finch became the first posthumous winner in an acting ... More

Nomination and award were posthumous. Finch became the first posthumous winner in an acting category. His widow Eletha Finch and screenwriter Paddy Chayefsky accepted the award on his behalf.

Best Actress in a Leading Role
Faye Dunaway
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Beatrice Straight
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Paddy Chayefsky
Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
Howard Gottfried

'Network' becomes the second film to win three awards for acting, following A Streetcar Named Desire... More

'Network' becomes the second film to win three awards for acting, following A Streetcar Named Desire (1951).

Best Actor in a Leading Role
William Holden
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Ned Beatty
Best Director
Sidney Lumet
Best Cinematography
Owen Roizman
Best Film Editing
Alan Heim

Golden Globes, USA 1977

Won
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Sidney Lumet
Best Motion Picture Actor - Drama
Peter Finch
Posthumously.
Best Motion Picture Actress - Drama
Faye Dunaway
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Paddy Chayefsky
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama

BAFTA Awards 1978

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Peter Finch
The award was given posthumously.
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
William Holden
Best Actress
Faye Dunaway
Best Direction
Sidney Lumet
Best Editing
Alan Heim
Best Film
Best Screenplay
Paddy Chayefsky
Best Sound Track
Jack Fitzstephens
Marc Laub
Sanford Rackow
James Sabat
Dick Vorisek
Best Supporting Actor
Robert Duvall

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1977

Nominated
Golden Scroll
Best Science Fiction Film

American Cinema Editors, USA 1977

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Alan Heim

Awards of the Japanese Academy 1978

Nominated
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Foreign Language Film

David di Donatello Awards 1977

Won
David
Best Foreign Actress (Migliore Attrice Straniera)
Faye Dunaway
Tied with Annie Girardot for _Cours après moi que je t'attrape (1976)_.

Directors Guild of America, USA 1977

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Sidney Lumet

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 1976

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Actress
Faye Dunaway

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1976

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Picture
Tied with Rocky (1976).
Best Director
Sidney Lumet
Best Screenplay
Paddy Chayefsky

National Board of Review, USA 1976

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2000

Won
National Film Registry

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1977

2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Faye Dunaway
Best Actor
William Holden
Tied with Gérard Depardieu for The Last Woman (1976).
Best Screenplay
Paddy Chayefsky
3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Robert Duvall
For The Seven-Per-Cent Solution

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1977

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Paddy Chayefsky
2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Faye Dunaway
Best Film

PGA Awards 2002

Won
PGA Hall of Fame - Motion Pictures

Writers Guild of America, USA 1977

Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen
Paddy Chayefsky

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