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Superman Poster

(1978)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1979

Won
Special Achievement Award
Les Bowie
Colin Chilvers
Denys N. Coop
Roy Field
Derek Meddings
Zoran Perisic
For visual effects.
Nominated
Oscar
Best Sound
Gordon K. McCallum
Graham V. Hartstone
Nicolas Le Messurier
Roy Charman
Best Film Editing
Stuart Baird
Best Music, Original Score
John Williams

Golden Globes, USA 1979

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
John Williams

BAFTA Awards 1979

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles
Christopher Reeve
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Geoffrey Unsworth
Best Production Design/Art Direction
John Barry
Best Sound
Chris Greenham
Gordon K. McCallum
Peter Pennell
Mike Hopkins
Pat Foster
Stan Fiferman
John Foster
Roy Charman
Norman Bolland
Brian Marshall
Charles Schmitz
Richard Raguse
Chris Large
Best Supporting Actor
Gene Hackman

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2012

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best DVD Collection
Warner Bros.
For Superman II , Superman II , Superman III , Superman IV: The Quest for Peace and Superman Returns
For 'Superman: The Motion Picture Anthology 1978-2006'

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2002

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best DVD Classic Film Release

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1979

Won
Saturn Award
Best Science Fiction Film
Best Actress
Margot Kidder
Best Music
John Williams
Best Special Effects
Colin Chilvers
Best Production Design
John Barry
Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actor
Christopher Reeve
Best Supporting Actress
Valerie Perrine
Best Director
Richard Donner
Best Costumes
Yvonne Blake
Richard Bruno

American Cinema Editors, USA 1979

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Stuart Baird

British Society of Cinematographers 1978

Nominated
Best Cinematography Award
Geoffrey Unsworth

DVD Exclusive Awards 2001

Nominated
Video Premiere Award
Best Overall New Extra Features, Library Title
Paul Hemstreet
Jonathan Gaines
Michael Thau

Golden Screen, Germany 1979

Won
Golden Screen

Grammy Awards 1980

Won
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
John Williams
Best Instrumental Composition
John Williams
For the "Prelude and Main Title March".
Nominated
Grammy
Best Pop Instrumental Performance
John Williams
For the "Prelude and Main Title March".

Hugo Awards 1979

Won
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Richard Donner (director)
Mario Puzo (story/screenplay)
David Newman (screenplay)
Leslie Newman (screenplay)
Robert Benton (screenplay)
Jerry Siegel (story)
Joe Shuster (story)

National Board of Review, USA 1978

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

Satellite Awards 2006

Won
Satellite Award
Best Overall DVD
For Superman II , Superman II , Superman III , Superman IV: The Quest for Peace and Superman Returns
For the "Superman Ultimate Collector's Edition".

Writers Guild of America, USA 1979

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Comedy Adapted from Another Medium
Mario Puzo
David Newman
Leslie Newman
Robert Benton

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