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Arthur Poster

(1981)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1982

Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
John Gielgud

John Gielgud was not present at the award's ceremony. Presenters Carol Burnett and Joel Grey ... More

John Gielgud was not present at the award's ceremony. Presenters Carol Burnett and Joel Grey accepted the award on his behalf.

Best Music, Original Song
Burt Bacharach
Carole Bayer Sager
Christopher Cross
Peter Allen
For the song "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)"
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Dudley Moore
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Steve Gordon

Golden Globes, USA 1982

Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actor - Comedy/Musical
Dudley Moore
Best Motion Picture Actor in a Supporting Role
John Gielgud
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Burt Bacharach (music)
Christopher Cross (music/lyrics)
Carole Bayer Sager (music)
Peter Allen (lyrics)
For the song "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)".
Best Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actress - Comedy/Musical
Liza Minnelli

BAFTA Awards 1982

Nominated
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
Burt Bacharach
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Artist
John Gielgud

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 1991

Won
ASCAP Award
Most Performed Feature Film Standards
Peter Allen
Burt Bacharach
Christopher Cross
Carole Bayer Sager
For the song "Arthur's Theme (Best that You Can Do)".

American Movie Awards 1982

Won
Marquee
Best Supporting Actor
John Gielgud

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1981

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
John Gielgud

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1981

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
John Gielgud
3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Steve Gordon
Tied with Dennis Potter for Pennies from Heaven (1981).

Writers Guild of America, USA 1982

Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Comedy Written Directly for the Screen
Steve Gordon

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