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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1973 Winner
Oscar
Best Music, Original Dramatic Score
Limelight (1952)
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The film was not released in Los Angeles until 1972. Under the Academy rules at the time being, ... More

The film was not released in Los Angeles until 1972. Under the Academy rules at the time being, this permitted it to be eligible despite of being 20 years old.

1972 Winner
Honorary Award
For the incalculable effect he has had in making motion pictures the art form of this century.
1948 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
Monsieur Verdoux (1947)
1941 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Great Dictator (1940)
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
The Great Dictator (1940)
1929 Winner
Honorary Award
The Circus (1928)

For versatility and genius in acting, writing, directing and producing The Circus. Though nominated... More

For versatility and genius in acting, writing, directing and producing The Circus. Though nominated for best actor, the academy decided to remove Chaplin's name from the competitive classes and instead award him a Special Award.


BAFTA Awards

1976 Winner
Academy Fellowship

Blue Ribbon Awards

1953 Winner
Blue Ribbon Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Monsieur Verdoux (1947)

Bodil Awards

1959 Winner
Honorary Award
1949 Winner
Bodil
Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)
Monsieur Verdoux (1947)

Directors Guild of America, USA

1974 Winner
DGA Honorary Life Member Award

Film Society of Lincoln Center

1972 Winner
Gala Tribute

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1958 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
A King in New York (1957)
1953 Winner
Silver Ribbon
Limelight (1952)
For the best foreign language film.

Jussi Awards

1974 Winner
Jussi
Best Foreign Filmmaker
Modern Times (1936)
The Great Dictator (1940)

Kinema Junpo Awards

1961 Winner
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film
The Great Dictator (1940)
1953 Winner
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Monsieur Verdoux (1947)
1927 Winner
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film
The Gold Rush (1925)
1925 Winner
Kinema Junpo Award
The Best Artistic Film
A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate (1923)

National Board of Review, USA

1940 Winner
NBR Award
Best Acting
The Great Dictator (1940)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1952 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Limelight (1952)
Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Limelight (1952)
1940 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
The Great Dictator (1940)
Refused to accept the award.

Online Film & Television Association

2008 Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Creative
1999 Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Acting

Venice Film Festival

1972 Winner
Career Golden Lion

Walk of Fame

1972 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 10 April 1972. At 6751 Hollywood Blvd.

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