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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1989

Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Sigourney Weaver
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Anna Hamilton Phelan (screenplay/story)
Tab Murphy (story)
Best Sound
Andy Nelson
Brian Saunders
Peter Handford
Best Film Editing
Stuart Baird
Best Music, Original Score
Maurice Jarre

Golden Globes, USA 1989

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Sigourney Weaver
Tied with Shirley MacLaine for Madame Sousatzka (1988) and Jodie Foster for The Accused (1988).
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Maurice Jarre
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama

BAFTA Awards 1990

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
John Seale
Alan Root

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1989

Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Sigourney Weaver

Genesis Awards 1990

Won
Genesis Award
Feature Film

Jupiter Award 1989

Won
Jupiter Award
Best International Actress
Sigourney Weaver

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 1989

Won
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Foreign Feature

National Board of Review, USA 1988

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

Writers Guild of America, USA 1989

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Anna Hamilton Phelan
Tab Murphy

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