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Rocky Poster

(1976)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1977

Won
Oscar
Best Picture
Irwin Winkler
Robert Chartoff
Best Director
John G. Avildsen
Best Film Editing
Richard Halsey
Scott Conrad
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Sylvester Stallone

Sylvester Stallone becomes the third person to be nominated for both acting and writing in the same... More

Sylvester Stallone becomes the third person to be nominated for both acting and writing in the same year, following Charles Chaplin for The Great Dictator (1940) and Orson Welles for Citizen Kane (1941).

Best Actress in a Leading Role
Talia Shire
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Burgess Meredith
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Burt Young
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Sylvester Stallone
Best Sound
Harry W. Tetrick
William L. McCaughey
Lyle J. Burbridge
Bud Alper
Best Music, Original Song
Bill Conti (music)
Carol Connors (lyrics)
Ayn Robbins (lyrics)
For the song "Gonna Fly Now"

Golden Globes, USA 1977

Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
John G. Avildsen
Best Motion Picture Actor - Drama
Sylvester Stallone
Best Motion Picture Actress - Drama
Talia Shire
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Sylvester Stallone
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Bill Conti

BAFTA Awards 1978

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Sylvester Stallone
Best Direction
John G. Avildsen
Best Editing
Richard Halsey
Best Film
Best Screenplay
Sylvester Stallone

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 1988

Won
ASCAP Award
Most Performed Feature Film Standards
Carol Connors
Ayn Robbins
Bill Conti
For the song "Gonna Fly Now".

American Cinema Editors, USA 1977

Won
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Richard Halsey
Scott Conrad

Awards of the Japanese Academy 1978

Won
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Foreign Language Film

Blue Ribbon Awards 1978

Won
Blue Ribbon Award
Best Foreign Language Film
John G. Avildsen

David di Donatello Awards 1977

Won
David
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
Sylvester Stallone
Tied with Dustin Hoffman for Marathon Man (1976).

Directors Guild of America, USA 1977

Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
John G. Avildsen
Ted Swanson (unit production manager) (plaque)
Fred T. Gallo (assistant director) (plaque)
Steve Perry (assistant director) (plaque)

Grammy Awards 1978

Nominated
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
Bill Conti

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 1976

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Film
Best Actor
Sylvester Stallone

Kinema Junpo Awards 1978

Won
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film
John G. Avildsen
Won
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film
John G. Avildsen

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1976

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Picture
Tied with Network (1976).

National Board of Review, USA 1976

Won
NBR Award
Best Supporting Actress
Talia Shire
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2006

Won
National Film Registry

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1977

2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Talia Shire

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1977

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Talia Shire

Satellite Awards 2009

Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Overall Blu-Ray Disc
For Rocky II , Rocky III , Rocky IV , Rocky V and Rocky Balboa
Rocky: The Undisputed Collection - 7 Disc Blu-Ray Set

Writers Guild of America, USA 1977

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen
Sylvester Stallone

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