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(2002)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2003

Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Jack Nicholson
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Kathy Bates

Golden Globes, USA 2003

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Jack Nicholson
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Alexander Payne
Jim Taylor
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Kathy Bates
Best Director - Motion Picture
Alexander Payne

BAFTA Awards 2003

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Jack Nicholson

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2003

Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Jack Nicholson
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Kathy Bates

AFI Awards, USA 2003

Won
AFI Award
Movie of the Year

ABOUT SCHMIDT puts a new face on film satire, embodied in a towering performance by Jack Nicholson.... More

ABOUT SCHMIDT puts a new face on film satire, embodied in a towering performance by Jack Nicholson. The movie presents America's heartland with a richness of detail that brings a unique light to this funny, sad and always captivating tale.


American Cinema Editors, USA 2003

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic
Kevin Tent

American Screenwriters Association, USA 2003

Nominated
Discover Screenwriting Award
Alexander Payne
Jim Taylor

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2003

Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Tied with Daniel Day-Lewis for Gangs of New York (2002).
3rd place
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates
Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Picture
Best Writer
Alexander Payne
Jim Taylor

Cannes Film Festival 2002

Nominated
Palme d'Or
Alexander Payne

Casting Society of America, USA 2003

Won
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Comedy
Lisa Beach
Sarah Katzman
John Jackson (location casting)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2003

2nd place
COFCA Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Jim Taylor
Alexander Payne
Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Picture

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2003

Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Alexander Payne
Best Screenplay
Alexander Payne
Jim Taylor
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates

Costume Designers Guild Awards 2003

Won
CDG Award
Excellence in Contemporary Film
Wendy Chuck

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2003

Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates
Nominated
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture

Golden Trailer Awards 2003

Won
Golden Trailer
Best of Show
For the teaser.
Best Comedy
For the teaser.
Best Voice Over
For the teaser.
Best Music
For the teaser.

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 2002

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Film

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2003

Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2003

Won
ALFS Award
Film of the Year
Nominated
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
Jack Nicholson

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 2002

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Tied with Daniel Day-Lewis for Gangs of New York (2002).
Best Screenplay
Alexander Payne
Jim Taylor
2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates

National Board of Review, USA 2002

Won
NBR Award
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 2003

2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Screenplay
Alexander Payne
Jim Taylor
3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 2002

2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Screenplay
Alexander Payne
Jim Taylor
3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Hope Davis
Best Director
Alexander Payne

Online Film & Television Association 2003

Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Alexander Payne
Jim Taylor

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2003

Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Alexander Payne
Jim Taylor

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2003

Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Jack Nicholson
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Kathy Bates

Robert Festival 2004

Nominated
Robert
Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)
Alexander Payne (director)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2002

2nd place
SDFCS Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates

Satellite Awards 2003

Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Jack Nicholson
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, Drama
Kathy Bates

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2002

2nd place
SEFCA Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2002

Nominated
TFCA Award
Best Performance, Male
Jack Nicholson
Best Supporting Performance, Female
Kathy Bates

USC Scripter Award 2003

Nominated
USC Scripter Award
Alexander Payne (screenwriter)
Jim Taylor (screenwriter)
Louis Begley (author)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 2002

Nominated
UFCA Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates

Vancouver Film Critics Circle 2003

2nd place
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2002

Won
WAFCA Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Supporting Actress
Kathy Bates
Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Film

Writers Guild of America, USA 2003

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Adapted Screenplay
Alexander Payne
Jim Taylor

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