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Pleasantville Poster

(1998)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1999

Nominated
Oscar
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
Jeannine Oppewall
Jay Hart
Best Costume Design
Judianna Makovsky
Best Music, Original Dramatic Score
Randy Newman

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1999

Won
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actress
Joan Allen
Best Performance by a Younger Actor/Actress
Tobey Maguire
Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Fantasy Film
Best Writer
Gary Ross
Best Costumes
Judianna Makovsky

American Comedy Awards, USA 1999

Nominated
American Comedy Award
Funniest Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
William H. Macy

Art Directors Guild 1999

Nominated
Excellence in Production Design Award
Feature Film
Jeannine Oppewall (production designer)
William Arnold (supervising art director)
Dianne Wager (art director)

Awards Circuit Community Awards 1998

2nd place
ACCA
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Joan Allen
Best Achievement in Art Direction
Jeannine Oppewall
Jay Hart
Nominated
ACCA
Best Cinematography
John Lindley
Best Costume Design
Judianna Makovsky
Best Visual Effects
Best Original Score
Randy Newman
Best Cast Ensemble

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 1998

Won
BSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Joan Allen
Best Supporting Actor
William H. Macy
For A Civil Action and Psycho
Tied with Billy Bob Thornton for A Simple Plan (1998).
2nd place
BSFC Award
Best Cinematography
John Lindley

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 1999

Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress
Joan Allen
Tied with Kathy Bates for Primary Colors (1998).
Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Picture

Casting Society of America, USA 1999

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Ellen Lewis
Debra Zane

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1999

Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Joan Allen

Chlotrudis Awards 1999

Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actress
Joan Allen
Best Cinematography
John Lindley

Costume Designers Guild Awards 1999

Won
CDG Award
Excellence in Costume Design for Film
Judianna Makovsky

Hugo Awards 1999

Nominated
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Gary Ross (written by/director)

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) 1998

Nominated
FMCJ Award
Best Original Score for a Drama Film
Randy Newman

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1998

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Joan Allen
Best Production Design
Jeannine Oppewall

Online Film & Television Association 1999

Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Music, Adapted Song
John Lennon (music and lyrics by)
Paul McCartney (music and lyrics by)
Fiona Apple (performed by)
For the song "Across the Universe".
Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
Joan Allen
Best Comedy/Musical Picture
Jon Kilik
Gary Ross
Steven Soderbergh
Best Comedy/Musical Actress
Joan Allen
Best First Feature
Gary Ross
Best Music, Original Comedy/Musical Score
Randy Newman
Best Cinematography
John Lindley
Best Makeup and Hairstyling
Susan A. Cabral
Jennifer C. Bell
Carolyn Elias
Richard Dean
Joe Hailey
Janice Alexander
Best Visual Effects
Bob Fernley
Corinne Pooler
Thomas J. Smith
Bronwyn Waddington

Online Film Critics Society Awards 1998

Won
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Joan Allen
Best Original Score
Randy Newman
Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Cinematography
John Lindley
Best Film Editing
William Goldenberg

PGA Awards 1999

Won
Nova Award
Most Promising Producer in Theatrical Motion Pictures
Gary Ross

Satellite Awards 1999

Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Joan Allen
Best Motion Picture Screenplay - Original
Gary Ross
Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Bob Degus
Jon Kilik
Gary Ross
Steven Soderbergh
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Jeff Daniels
Best Director of a Motion Picture
Gary Ross
Best Motion Picture Cinematography
John Lindley
Best Motion Picture Film Editing
William Goldenberg
Best Motion Picture Art Direction
Jeannine Oppewall
Best Motion Picture Costume Design
Judianna Makovsky
Best Motion Picture Score
Randy Newman

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 1999

Won
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Joan Allen

Teen Choice Awards 1999

Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Film - Choice Drama
Film - Funniest Scene
Reese Witherspoon
Joan Allen
Jennifer explains sex to her "TV" mom.

Young Hollywood Awards 1999

Won
Young Hollywood Award
Breakthrough Performance - Female
Reese Witherspoon

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