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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2006

Nominated
Oscar
Best Achievement in Sound Mixing
Andy Nelson
Anna Behlmer
Ron Judkins
Best Achievement in Sound Editing
Richard King
Best Achievement in Visual Effects
Dennis Muren
Pablo Helman
Randy Dutra
Daniel Sudick

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2006

Won
Saturn Award
Best Performance by a Younger Actor
Dakota Fanning
Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Science Fiction Film
Best Actor
Tom Cruise
Best Director
Steven Spielberg
Best Writing
David Koepp
Best Music
John Williams
Best Special Effects
Dennis Muren
Pablo Helman
Randy Dutra
Daniel Sudick

Awards Circuit Community Awards 2005

Nominated
ACCA
Best Visual Effects

BMI Film & TV Awards 2006

Won
BMI Film Music Award
John Williams

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2006

Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Young Actress
Dakota Fanning

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2006

Won
COFCA Award
Best Sound Design

Cinema Audio Society, USA 2006

Nominated
C.A.S. Award
Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Motion Pictures
Andy Nelson (re-recording mixer)
Anna Behlmer (re-recording mixer)
Ron Judkins (production mixer)

Empire Awards, UK 2006

Nominated
Empire Award
Scene of the Year
For the arrival.
Best Director
Steven Spielberg
Best Film

Gold Derby Awards 2006

Nominated
Gold Derby Award
Sound Editing/Mixing
Richard King
Andy Nelson
Anna Behlmer
Ron Judkins
Visual Effects
Dennis Muren
Pablo Helman
Randy Dutra
Daniel Sudick

Golden Schmoes Awards 2005

2nd place
Golden Schmoes
Most Overrated Movie of the Year
Nominated
Golden Schmoes
Best Sci-Fi Movie of the Year
Best Special Effects of the Year
Biggest Disappointment of the Year
Best Supporting Actress of the Year
Dakota Fanning
Best Action Sequence of the Year
"First tripod attacks".

Golden Trailer Awards 2005

Won
Golden Trailer
Best Action
Summer 2005 Blockbuster

Hollywood Film Awards 2005

Won
Hollywood Film Award
Visual Effects of the Year
Dennis Muren

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) 2005

Nominated
IFMCA Award
Best Original Score for a Fantasy/Science Fiction Film
John Williams

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA) 2006

Won
INOCA
Best Sound Editing
Richard King
Nominated
INOCA
Best Visual Effects
Best Sound Mixing
Andy Nelson
Anna Behlmer
Ron Judkins

Irish Film and Television Awards 2005

Nominated
Audience Award
Best International Actress
Dakota Fanning

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA) 2006

Nominated
IOMA
Best Special Effects (Migliori effetti speciali)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2005

Won
Sierra Award
Youth in Film
Dakota Fanning

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2006

Won
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing in Feature Film - Sound Effects & Foley
Richard King (sound designer)
Christopher Flick (supervising foley editor)
Michael Babcock (sound editor)
Aaron Glascock (sound editor)
Hamilton Sterling (sound editor)
Michael W. Mitchell (sound editor)
Piero Mura (sound editor)
Mark Pappas (sound editor)
Jonathan Klein (sound editor)
Gary A. Hecker (foley artist)
Michael Broomberg (foley artist)
Nominated
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing in Feature Film - Dialogue and Automated Dialogue Replacement
Richard King (supervising sound editor)
R.J. Kizer (supervising adr editor)
Hugo Weng (dialogue editor)
Michael Magill (dialogue editor)
Laura Graham (adr editor)
Linda Folk (adr editor)

MTV Movie + TV Awards 2006

Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Frightened Performance
Dakota Fanning

Online Film & Television Association 2006

Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Youth Performance
Dakota Fanning
Best Sound Mixing
Anna Behlmer
Andy Nelson
Ron Judkins
Best Sound Effects Editing
Richard King
Best Visual Effects
Dennis Muren
Pablo Helman
Randy Dutra
Daniel Sudick

Razzie Awards 2006

Nominated
Razzie Award
Worst Actor
Tom Cruise

Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards 2005

Nominated
Rondo Statuette
Best Film
Steven Spielberg

Russian National Movie Awards 2006

Nominated
Georges Award
Best Blockbuster Movie

Satellite Awards 2005

Nominated
Satellite Award
Outstanding Visual Effects
Dennis Muren
Pablo Helman
Randy Dutra
Daniel Sudick
Outstanding Film Editing
Michael Kahn
Outstanding Overall DVD
(2-Disc Limited Edition).

Scream Awards 2006

Nominated
Scream Award
Best Science Fiction Movie
Best Remake
Most Memorable Mutilation
(for 'Vaporized by Aliens')
The "Holy Sh%t!/Jump From Your Seat" Award
for 'Alien pods emerge from the Earth'
Best F/X

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2005

Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Cinematography or Visual/Special Effects
Dennis Muren
Pablo Helman
Randy Dutra
Daniel Sudick

Teen Choice Awards 2005

Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Choice Summer Movie

Visual Effects Society Awards 2006

Won
VES Award
Best Single Visual Effect of the Year
Dennis Muren
Pablo Helman
Sandra Scott
Marshall Richard Krasser
For the "fleeing the neighborhood".
Outstanding Models and Miniatures in a Motion Picture
Edward Hirsh
Steve Gawley
Joshua Ong
Russell Paul
Outstanding Compositing in a Motion Picture
Marshall Richard Krasser
Mike Jamieson
Jeff Saltzman
W. Regan McGee

World Soundtrack Awards 2005

Won
World Soundtrack Award
Best Original Soundtrack of the Year
John Williams
Nominated
World Soundtrack Award
Soundtrack Composer of the Year
John Williams

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