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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1989

Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Kevin Kline
Nominated
Oscar
Best Director
Charles Crichton
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
John Cleese (screenplay/story)
Charles Crichton (story)

Golden Globes, USA 1989

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Jamie Lee Curtis
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
John Cleese

BAFTA Awards 1989

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
John Cleese
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Michael Palin
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Kevin Kline
Best Actress
Jamie Lee Curtis
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Maria Aitken
Best Direction
Charles Crichton
Best Editing
John Jympson
Best Film
Michael Shamberg
Charles Crichton
Best Screenplay - Original
John Cleese

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 1989

Won
ASCAP Award
Top Box Office Films
John Du Prez

David di Donatello Awards 1989

Won
David
Best Foreign Screenplay (Migliore Sceneggiatura Straniera)
John Cleese

Directors Guild of America, USA 1989

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Charles Crichton

Edgar Allan Poe Awards 1989

Nominated
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
John Cleese

Evening Standard British Film Awards 1989

Won
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Film
Charles Crichton
Won
Peter Sellers Award for Comedy
Charles Crichton

Golden Screen, Germany 1989

Won
Golden Screen

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 1989

Won
European Silver Ribbon
John Cleese

Writers Guild of America, USA 1989

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
John Cleese
Charles Crichton

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