The Contender Poster

(2000)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2001

Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Jeff Bridges
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Joan Allen

Golden Globes, USA 2001

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Joan Allen
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Jeff Bridges

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2001

Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Joan Allen
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Jeff Bridges
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Gary Oldman

Awards Circuit Community Awards 2000

Nominated
ACCA
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Joan Allen

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards 2001

Nominated
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Actress - Drama
Joan Allen

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2001

Won
Alan J. Pakula Award
Rod Lurie (screenwriter)
Gary Oldman
Joan Allen
Jeff Bridges
Christian Slater
Sam Elliott
William Petersen
Saul Rubinek
Philip Baker Hall
Mike Binder
Robin Thomas
Mariel Hemingway
For artistic excellence by illuminating issues of great social and political importance.

Casting Society of America, USA 2001

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Mary Jo Slater

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2001

Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Joan Allen

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2001

Nominated
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Joan Allen

Independent Spirit Awards 2001

Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Female Lead
Joan Allen
Best Supporting Male
Gary Oldman

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2000

Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Actress
Joan Allen

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2001

Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Actress
Joan Allen

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2001

Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Joan Allen
Best Screenplay - Original
Rod Lurie

Political Film Society, USA 2001

Nominated
PFS Award
Democracy
Human Rights

Satellite Awards 2001

Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Joan Allen
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, Drama
Jeff Bridges

See also

FAQ | User Reviews | User Ratings | External Reviews | Metacritic Reviews | Message Board

Contribute to This Page

Please see our guide to updating awards