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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1977 Winner
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
All the President's Men (1976)
1970 Winner
Oscar
Best Writing, Story and Screenplay Based on Material Not Previously Published or Produced
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)

William Goldman was not present at the awards ceremony. Katharine Ross accepted the award on his ... More

William Goldman was not present at the awards ceremony. Katharine Ross accepted the award on his behalf.


Golden Globes, USA

1977 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Marathon Man (1976)
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
All the President's Men (1976)
1970 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)

BAFTA Awards

1977 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay
All the President's Men (1976)
1971 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)

20/20 Awards

2017 Nominee
Felix
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1992 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Writing
Misery (1990)
1988 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Writing
The Princess Bride (1987)

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

1979 Winner
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
Magic (1978)
1977 Nominee
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
Marathon Man (1976)
1973 Nominee
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
The Hot Rock (1972)
1967 Winner
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
Harper (1966)

Hugo Awards

1988 Winner
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
The Princess Bride (1987)
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Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2000 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

National Board of Review, USA

1994 Winner
Career Achievement Award
For screenwriting

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2002 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Screenplay - Adaptation
Hearts in Atlantis (2001)

USC Scripter Award

1991 Nominee
USC Scripter Award
Misery (1990)
Shared with:
1989 Nominee
USC Scripter Award
The Princess Bride (1987)

Writers Guild of America, USA

1988 Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
The Princess Bride (1987)
1985 Winner
Laurel Award for Screen Writing Achievement
1977 Winner
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium
All the President's Men (1976)
Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium
Marathon Man (1976)
1970 Winner
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
1967 Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
Harper (1966)

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