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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1982

Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Dennis Potter
Best Costume Design
Bob Mackie
Best Sound
Michael J. Kohut
Jay M. Harding
Richard Tyler
Al Overton Jr.

Golden Globes, USA 1982

Won
Golden Globe
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Bernadette Peters
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Steve Martin

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 1982

Won
BSFC Award
Best Cinematography
Gordon Willis

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1982

Won
NSFC Award
Best Cinematography
Gordon Willis
3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Screenplay
Dennis Potter
Tied with Jay Presson Allen and Sidney Lumet for Prince of the City (1981) in 3rd place.
Nominated
NSFC Award
Best Film
5th Place

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1981

2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Cinematographer
Gordon Willis
3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Dennis Potter
Tied with Steve Gordon for Arthur (1981).

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