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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1981

Won
Oscar
Best Sound
Bill Varney
Steve Maslow
Gregg Landaker
Peter Sutton
Won
Special Achievement Award
Brian Johnson
Richard Edlund
Dennis Muren
Bruce Nicholson
For visual effects (statuette).
Nominated
Oscar
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
Norman Reynolds
Leslie Dilley
Harry Lange
Alan Tomkins
Michael Ford
Best Music, Original Score
John Williams

Golden Globes, USA 1981

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
John Williams

BAFTA Awards 1981

Won
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
John Williams
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Production Design/Art Direction
Norman Reynolds
Best Sound
Peter Sutton
Ben Burtt
Bill Varney

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

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best DVD Collection
Fox
For Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace , Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones , Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith , Star Wars and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
For 'Star Wars: The Complete Saga'

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1981

Won
Saturn Award
Best Science Fiction Film
Best Actor
Mark Hamill
Best Director
Irvin Kershner
Best Special Effects
Brian Johnson
Richard Edlund
Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Billy Dee Williams
Best Writing
Leigh Brackett
Lawrence Kasdan
Best Music
John Williams
Best Costumes
John Mollo

Golden Screen, Germany 1981

Won
Golden Screen

Golden Trailer Awards 2012

Nominated
Golden Trailer
Most Innovative Advertising for a Brand/Product
20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Flyer Entertainment
For Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace , Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones , Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith , Star Wars and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
For Star Wars: The Complete Saga "Every Moment :30".

Grammy Awards 1992

Nominated
Grammy
Best Pop Instrumental Performance
John Williams
For Star Wars and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
For the "Star Wars Trilogy".

Grammy Awards 1981

Won
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
John Williams
Nominated
Grammy
Best Pop Instrumental Performance
John Williams
London Symphony Orchestra
For "Yoda's Theme".

Hugo Awards 1981

Won
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Irvin Kershner (director)
Leigh Brackett (screenplay)
Lawrence Kasdan (screenplay)
George Lucas (story)

IGN Summer Movie Awards 2011

Won
IGN Award
Best Movie Blu-Ray
For Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace , Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones , Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith , Star Wars and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
For the "Star Wars: The Complete Saga (Episodes I - VI)" on Blu-Ray.
Won
IGN People's Choice Award
Best Movie Blu-Ray
For Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace , Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones , Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith , Star Wars and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
For the "Star Wars: The Complete Saga (Episodes I - VI)" on Blu-Ray.

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2010

Won
National Film Registry

Online Film & Television Association 1999

Won
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Motion Picture

People's Choice Awards, USA 1981

Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite Motion Picture

Satellite Awards 2011

Won
Satellite Award
Best DVD Extras
For Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace , Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones , Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith , Star Wars and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
Star Wars: The Complete Saga

Satellite Awards 2005

Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Overall DVD
For Star Wars and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
For the Star Wars Trilogy.
Best Classic DVD
For Star Wars and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
For the Star Wars Trilogy.

Writers Guild of America, USA 1981

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Comedy Adapted from Another Medium
Leigh Brackett
Lawrence Kasdan

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