John Huston Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1986 Nominee
Oscar
Best Director
Prizzi's Honor (1985)
1976 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Adapted From Other Material
The Man Who Would Be King (1975)
Shared with:
1964 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
The Cardinal (1963)
1958 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957)
Shared with:
1953 Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
Moulin Rouge (1952)
Best Director
Moulin Rouge (1952)
1952 Nominee
Oscar
Best Director
The African Queen (1951)
Best Writing, Screenplay
The African Queen (1951)
Shared with:
1951 Nominee
Oscar
Best Director
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
Best Writing, Screenplay
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
Shared with:
1949 Winner
Oscar
Best Director
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
Best Writing, Screenplay
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
1942 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
Sergeant York (1941)
Shared with:
Best Writing, Screenplay
The Maltese Falcon (1941)
1941 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet (1940)
Shared with:

Golden Globes, USA

1986 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Prizzi's Honor (1985)

John Huston was not present at the award's ceremony. His daughter Anjelica Huston accepted the ... More

John Huston was not present at the award's ceremony. His daughter Anjelica Huston accepted the award on his behalf.

1975 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
Chinatown (1974)
1965 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director
The Night of the Iguana (1964)
1964 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actor
The Cardinal (1963)
1963 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director
Freud (1962)
1951 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
Best Screenplay
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
Shared with:
1949 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Director
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)

BAFTA Awards

1980 Winner
Academy Fellowship
BAFTA Film
1975 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
Chinatown (1974)

American Film Institute, USA

1983 Winner
Life Achievement Award

Berlin International Film Festival

1963 Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Freud (1962)

Bodil Awards

1989 Winner
Bodil
Best Non-European Film (Bedste ikke-europæiske film)
The Dead (1987)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

1986 Winner
BSFC Award
Best Director
Prizzi's Honor (1985)

Cannes Film Festival

1984 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Under the Volcano (1984)

Chicago International Film Festival

1979 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Wise Blood (1979)

David di Donatello Awards

1988 Nominee
David
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
The Dead (1987)
Best Foreign Director (Migliore Regista Straniero)
The Dead (1987)
1986 Nominee
David
Best Foreign Director (Migliore Regista Straniero)
Prizzi's Honor (1985)
1981 Winner
Golden Medal of the City of Rome
1966 Winner
David
Best Foreign Director (Migliore Regista Straniero)
The Bible: In the Beginning... (1966)

Directors Guild of America, USA

1986 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Prizzi's Honor (1985)
1983 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
1965 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Night of the Iguana (1964)
1963 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Freud (1962)
1962 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Misfits (1961)
1958 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957)
1957 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Moby Dick (1956)
1951 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

1988 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
The Dead (1987)

Film Society of Lincoln Center

1980 Winner
Gala Tribute

Fotogramas de Plata

1989 Winner
Fotogramas de Plata
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
The Dead (1987)

French Syndicate of Cinema Critics

1989 Winner
Critics Award
Best Foreign Film
The Dead (1987)
USA. Tied with Bagdad Cafe (1987).

Grammy Awards

1979 Nominee
Grammy
Best Recording for Children
The Hobbit (1977)
Shared with:

Guild of German Art House Cinemas

1987 Winner
Guild Film Award - Silver
Foreign Film (Ausländischer Film)
Prizzi's Honor (1985)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1986 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Prizzi's Honor (1985)
1957 Winner
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
Moby Dick (1956)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

1974 Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Chinatown (1974)

Laurel Awards

1970 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Producer-Director
6th place.
1968 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Producer-Director
8th place.
1965 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Producer-Director
1964 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Top Producer/Director
Top Male Supporting Performance
The Cardinal (1963)
1963 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Top Producer/Director
4th place.
1960 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Top Producer/Director
8th place.
1959 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Top Producer/Director
7th place.
1958 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Top Producer/Director
9th place.

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1989 Winner
ALFS Award
Director of the Year
The Dead (1987)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1979 Winner
Career Achievement Award

Moscow International Film Festival

1981 Nominee
Golden Prize
Victory (1981)

National Board of Review, USA

1984 Winner
Career Achievement Award
1956 Winner
NBR Award
Best Director
Moby Dick (1956)
1950 Winner
NBR Award
Best Director
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
1948 Winner
NBR Award
Best Screenplay
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1988 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Director
The Dead (1987)
1986 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Director
Prizzi's Honor (1985)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1987 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Director
The Dead (1987)
1985 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Prizzi's Honor (1985)
1956 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Moby Dick (1956)
Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Moby Dick (1956)
Shared with:
1952 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Director
The African Queen (1951)
1950 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Director
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
1948 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Director
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)

Online Film & Television Association

2003 Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Creative
2000 Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Creative

Razzie Awards

1983 Nominee
Razzie Award
Worst Director
Annie (1982)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1979 Nominee
Best Film
Wise Blood (1979)

SESC Film Festival, Brazil

1990 Winner
Critics Award
Best Foreign Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)
The Dead (1987)

Society of Camera Operators

1981 Winner
Governors' Award

Tokyo International Film Festival

1987 Winner
Special Achievement Award
International Competition
The Dead (1987)
Nominee
Tokyo Grand Prix
The Dead (1987)

Venice Film Festival

1985 Winner
Special Lion for the Overall Work
Winner
Golden Ciak
Best Film
Prizzi's Honor (1985)
Nominee
Golden Lion
Prizzi's Honor (1985)
1953 Winner
Silver Lion
Moulin Rouge (1952)
Nominee
Golden Lion
Moulin Rouge (1952)
1950 Nominee
Golden Lion
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
1948 Nominee
Grand International Award
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)

Walk of Fame

1960 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 8 February 1960. At 1765 Hollywood Blvd.

Writers Guild of America, USA

1976 Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium
The Man Who Would Be King (1975)
Shared with:
1965 Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
The Night of the Iguana (1964)
Shared with:
1964 Winner
Laurel Award for Screen Writing Achievement
1958 Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957)
Shared with:
1953 Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
Moulin Rouge (1952)
Shared with:
1951 Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
Shared with:
The Robert Meltzer Award (Screenplay Dealing Most Ably with Problems of the American Scene)
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
Shared with:
1949 Winner
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Western
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
Key Largo (1948)
Shared with:
Best Written American Drama
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)

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