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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2002

Won
Oscar
Best Picture
Brian Grazer
Ron Howard
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Jennifer Connelly
Best Director
Ron Howard
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Akiva Goldsman
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Russell Crowe
Best Film Editing
Mike Hill
Daniel P. Hanley
Best Makeup
Greg Cannom
Colleen Callaghan
Best Music, Original Score
James Horner

Golden Globes, USA 2002

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Russell Crowe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Jennifer Connelly
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Akiva Goldsman
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Ron Howard
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
James Horner

BAFTA Awards 2002

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Russell Crowe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Jennifer Connelly
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
Brian Grazer
Ron Howard
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Akiva Goldsman
Nominated
David Lean Award for Direction
Ron Howard

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2002

Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Russell Crowe
Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Jennifer Connelly
Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture
Paul Bettany
Jennifer Connelly
Russell Crowe
Adam Goldberg
Ed Harris
Judd Hirsch
Josh Lucas
Austin Pendleton
Christopher Plummer
Anthony Rapp
Jason Gray-Stanford

AFI Awards, USA 2002

Won
AFI Award
Featured Actor of the Year - Female - Movies
Jennifer Connelly
Nominated
AFI Award
Movie of the Year
Brian Grazer
Ron Howard

A BEAUTIFUL MIND is one of the few films ever to suggest that the life of the mind can be as ... More

A BEAUTIFUL MIND is one of the few films ever to suggest that the life of the mind can be as exciting and intriguing as any thriller. Based on the story of Nobel Prize-winning mathematician John Nash, the film's subtle, but masterful cinematic technique puts audiences inside the mind of a troubled genius when he begins to question reality.

Actor of the Year - Male - Movies
Russell Crowe
Screenwriter of the Year
Akiva Goldsman

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 2003

Won
ASCAP Award
Top Box Office Films
James Horner

Amanda Awards, Norway 2002

Nominated
Amanda
Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske spillefilm)
Ron Howard

American Cinema Editors, USA 2002

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic
Daniel P. Hanley
Mike Hill

Australian Film Institute 2002

Nominated
Best Foreign Film Award
Brian Grazer
Ron Howard

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2002

Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Picture
Best Actor
Russell Crowe
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly
Best Director
Ron Howard
Tied with Baz Luhrmann for Moulin Rouge! (2001).
2nd place
Critics Choice Award
Best Screenplay
Akiva Goldsman

Casting Society of America, USA 2002

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Jane Jenkins
Janet Hirshenson

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2002

Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Ron Howard
Best Screenplay
Akiva Goldsman
Best Original Score
James Horner
Best Actor
Russell Crowe
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly

Czech Lions 2003

Nominated
Czech Lion
Best Foreign Language Film (Nejlepsí zahranicní film)
Ron Howard
USA.

DVD Exclusive Awards 2003

Nominated
DVD Premiere Award
Original Retrospective Documentary, New Release
Colleen A. Benn
Marian Mansi
For the collection of featurettes.
Best Audio Commentary, New Release
Ron Howard

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2002

Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Actor
Russell Crowe
Best Director
Ron Howard
2nd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly

Directors Guild of America, USA 2002

Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Ron Howard
Kathleen McGill (unit production manager) (plaque)
Aldric La'auli Porter (first assistant director) (plaque)
Kristin Bernstein (second assistant director) (plaque)
Noreen R. Cheleden (second second assistant director) (plaque)
Jane Ferguson (DGA trainee) (plaque)

Empire Awards, UK 2003

Nominated
Empire Award
Best Actress
Jennifer Connelly

Grammy Awards 2003

Nominated
Grammy
Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
James Horner

Harry Awards 2002

Nominated
Harry Award

Humanitas Prize 2002

Nominated
Humanitas Prize
Feature Film Category
Akiva Goldsman

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 2001

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly
Tied with Maggie Smith for Gosford Park (2001).

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2002

Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2003

Nominated
ALFS Award
British Supporting Actor of the Year
Paul Bettany

MTV Movie Awards 2002

Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Male Performance
Russell Crowe

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2002

Nominated
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Dialogue & ADR, Domestic Feature Film
Anthony J. Ciccolini III (supervising sound editor)
Deborah Wallach (supervising adr editor)
Stan Bochner (dialogue editor)
Louis Cerborino (dialogue editor)
Marc Laub (dialogue editor)
Best Sound Editing - Music - Feature Film, Domestic and Foreign
Jim Henrikson (music editor)

Online Film & Television Association 2002

Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly
Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
Brian Grazer
Ron Howard
Best Actor
Russell Crowe
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Akiva Goldsman
Best Music, Original Score
James Horner

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2002

Won
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly
Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Actor
Russell Crowe

PGA Awards 2002

Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2002

Won
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Russell Crowe
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Jennifer Connelly
Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Ron Howard
Best Screenplay - Adaptation
Akiva Goldsman
Best Original Score
James Horner

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2001

2nd place
SDFCS Award
Best Actor
Russell Crowe

Satellite Awards 2002

Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, Drama
Jennifer Connelly
Best Original Song
James Horner (music)
Will Jennings (lyrics)
For the song "All Love Can Be".
Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Russell Crowe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, Drama
Ed Harris
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Akiva Goldsman
Best Original Score
James Horner
Best Film Editing
Mike Hill
Daniel P. Hanley

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2001

Won
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly
Tied with Maggie Smith for Gosford Park (2001) and Marisa Tomei for In the Bedroom (2001).

Teen Choice Awards 2002

Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Film - Choice Movie, Drama/Action Adventure

USC Scripter Award 2002

Won
USC Scripter Award
Akiva Goldsman (screenwriter)
Sylvia Nasar (author)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle 2002

Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Actor
Russell Crowe

World Soundtrack Awards 2002

Nominated
World Soundtrack Award
Soundtrack Composer of the Year
James Horner

Writers Guild of America, USA 2002

Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Akiva Goldsman

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