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Philadelphia Poster

(1993)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1994

Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Tom Hanks
Best Music, Original Song
Bruce Springsteen
For the song "Streets of Philadelphia".
Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Ron Nyswaner
Best Makeup
Carl Fullerton
Alan D'Angerio
Best Music, Original Song
Neil Young
For the song "Philadelphia".

Golden Globes, USA 1994

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Tom Hanks
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Bruce Springsteen
For the song "Streets of Philadelphia"
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Ron Nyswaner

BAFTA Awards 1995

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Original
Ron Nyswaner

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 1995

Won
ASCAP Award
Top Box Office Films
Howard Shore
Most Performed Songs from Motion Pictures
Bruce Springsteen
For the song "Streets of Philadelphia".

Berlin International Film Festival 1994

Won
Silver Berlin Bear
Best Actor
Tom Hanks
Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
Jonathan Demme

Casting Society of America, USA 1994

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Howard Feuer

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1994

Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actor
Tom Hanks
Best Director
Jonathan Demme

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 1994

3rd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
Tom Hanks

GLAAD Media Awards 1994

Won
GLAAD Media Award
Outstanding Film

Golden Screen, Germany 1994

Won
Golden Screen
Columbia (distributor)

Grammy Awards 1995

Won
Grammy
Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or for Television
Bruce Springsteen
For the song "Streets of Philadelphia".

MTV Movie Awards 1994

Won
MTV Movie Award
Best Male Performance
Tom Hanks
Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Movie
Best On-Screen Duo
Tom Hanks
Denzel Washington
Best Movie Song
Bruce Springsteen
For the song: "Streets of Philadelphia".

National Board of Review, USA 1993

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

Political Film Society, USA 1994

Nominated
PFS Award
Human Rights

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 1993

Won
UFCA Award
Best Actor
Tom Hanks
Tied with Liam Neeson for Schindler's List (1993).

Writers Guild of America, USA 1994

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Ron Nyswaner

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