Cocoon Poster

(1985)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1986

Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Don Ameche
Best Effects, Visual Effects
Ken Ralston
Ralph McQuarrie
Scott Farrar
David Berry

Golden Globes, USA 1986

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1986

Won
Saturn Award
Best Director
Ron Howard
Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Science Fiction Film
Best Actor
Hume Cronyn
Best Actress
Jessica Tandy
Best Supporting Actress
Gwen Verdon
Best Writing
Tom Benedek
Best Music
James Horner

Casting Society of America, USA 1986

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Penny Perry

Directors Guild of America, USA 1986

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Ron Howard

Hugo Awards 1986

Nominated
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Ron Howard (director)
Tom Benedek (screenplay)
David Saperstein (based on the novel by)

Venice Film Festival 1985

Won
Young Venice Award
Ron Howard

Writers Guild of America, USA 1986

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Tom Benedek

Young Artist Awards 1986

Won
Young Artist Award
Family Motion Picture Drama

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