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The Grifters Poster

(1990)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1991

Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Anjelica Huston
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Annette Bening
Best Director
Stephen Frears
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Donald E. Westlake

Golden Globes, USA 1991

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Anjelica Huston

BAFTA Awards 1992

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Annette Bening

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 1991

Won
BSFC Award
Best Actress
Anjelica Huston
For The Witches

Casting Society of America, USA 1991

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Juliet Taylor

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1991

Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Anjelica Huston

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 1991

2nd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Anjelica Huston
Best Supporting Actress
Annette Bening

Edgar Allan Poe Awards 1991

Won
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
Donald E. Westlake

Independent Spirit Awards 1991

Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Feature
Robert A. Harris
Jim Painter
Martin Scorsese
Best Female Lead
Anjelica Huston

London Critics Circle Film Awards 1992

Won
ALFS Award
Newcomer of the Year
Annette Bening
For Guilty by Suspicion , Regarding Henry , Valmont and Postcards from the Edge

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1990

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
Anjelica Huston
For The Witches

National Board of Review, USA 1990

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1991

Won
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Anjelica Huston
For The Witches
Best Supporting Actress
Annette Bening
2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Film
Best Director
Stephen Frears
3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Screenplay
Donald E. Westlake

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1990

2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Anjelica Huston
3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Tied with Reversal of Fortune (1990).

Writers Guild of America, USA 1991

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Donald E. Westlake

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