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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1995

Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
Niki Marvin
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Morgan Freeman
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Frank Darabont
Best Cinematography
Roger Deakins
Best Sound
Robert J. Litt
Elliot Tyson
Michael Herbick
Willie D. Burton
Best Film Editing
Richard Francis-Bruce
Best Music, Original Score
Thomas Newman

Golden Globes, USA 1995

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Morgan Freeman
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Frank Darabont

Screen Actors Guild Awards 1995

Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Morgan Freeman
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Tim Robbins

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1995

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Action/Adventure/Thriller Film
Best Writing
Frank Darabont

American Cinema Editors, USA 1995

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Richard Francis-Bruce

American Society of Cinematographers, USA 1995

Won
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
Roger Deakins

Awards of the Japanese Academy 1996

Won
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Foreign Film

Camerimage 1995

Won
Bronze Frog
Roger Deakins
Nominated
Golden Frog
Roger Deakins

Casting Society of America, USA 1995

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Deborah Aquila

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1995

Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Morgan Freeman
Best Picture
Best Screenplay
Frank Darabont

Chlotrudis Awards 1995

Won
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actor
Morgan Freeman
Tied with Wallace Shawn for Vanya on 42nd Street (1994).
Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actor
Tim Robbins

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 1995

2nd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
Morgan Freeman
3rd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture

Directors Guild of America, USA 1995

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Frank Darabont

Grammy Awards 1995

Nominated
Grammy
Best Instrumental Composition Written for a Motion Picture or for Television
Thomas Newman

Heartland Film Festival 1995

Won
Studio Crystal Heart Award
Frank Darabont

Hochi Film Awards 1995

Won
Hochi Film Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Frank Darabont

Humanitas Prize 1995

Won
Humanitas Prize
Feature Film Category
Frank Darabont

Kinema Junpo Awards 1996

Won
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Frank Darabont
Won
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Frank Darabont

Mainichi Film Concours 1996

Won
Mainichi Film Concours
Best Foreign Language Film
Frank Darabont

National Board of Review, USA 1994

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

Online Film & Television Association 1997

Won
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Motion Picture

PEN Center USA West Literary Awards 1995

Won
Literary Award
Screenplay
Frank Darabont

USC Scripter Award 1995

Won
USC Scripter Award
Stephen King (author)
Frank Darabont (screenwriter)

Writers Guild of America, USA 1995

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Frank Darabont

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