Marvin Hamlisch Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1997 Nominee
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)
Shared with:
For the song "I've Finally Found Someone".
1990 Nominee
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Shirley Valentine (1989)
Shared with:
For the song "The Girl Who Used to Be Me"
1986 Nominee
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
A Chorus Line (1985)
Shared with:
For the song "Surprise, Surprise".
1983 Nominee
Oscar
Best Music, Original Score
Sophie's Choice (1982)
1980 Nominee
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Ice Castles (1978)
Shared with:
For the song "Theme from Ice Castles (Through the Eyes of Love)".
1979 Nominee
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Same Time, Next Year (1978)
Shared with:
For the song "The Last Time I Felt Like This"
1978 Nominee
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Shared with:
For the song "Nobody Does It Better".
Best Music, Original Score
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
1974 Winner
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
The Way We Were (1973)
Shared with:
For the song "The Way We Were".
Best Music, Original Dramatic Score
The Way We Were (1973)
Best Music, Scoring Original Song Score and/or Adaptation
The Sting (1973)
1972 Nominee
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Kotch (1971)
Shared with:
For the song "Life Is What You Make It".

Golden Globes, USA

2010 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
The Informant! (2009)
1997 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)
Shared with:
Song: "I've Finally Found Someone"
1990 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Shirley Valentine (1989)
Shared with:
Song: "The Girl Who Used to Be Me"
1980 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Starting Over (1979)
Shared with:
Song: "Better Than Ever"
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Ice Castles (1978)
Shared with:
Song: "Theme from Ice Castles (Through the Eyes of Love)"
1979 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Same Time, Next Year (1978)
Shared with:
Song: "The Last Time I Felt Like This"
1978 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Shared with:
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Shared with:
Song: "Nobody Does It Better"
1974 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
The Way We Were (1973)
Shared with:
Song: "The Way We Were"
1972 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Kotch (1971)
Shared with:
Song: "Life Is What You Make It"

Primetime Emmy Awards

2001 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Music Direction
Timeless: Live in Concert (2001)
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Music and Lyrics
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Barbra Streisand (2001)
Shared with:
For the song "On the Way to Becoming Me".
2000 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Music and Lyrics
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Stars: America's Greatest Screen Legends (1999)
Shared with:
For the song "Without You".
1999 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Music and Lyrics
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: America's Greatest Movies (1998)
Shared with:
For the song "A Ticket To Dream".
1995 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Music Direction
Barbra: The Concert (1995)
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Music and Lyrics
Barbra: The Concert (1995)
Shared with:
For the song "Ordinary Miracles".
1992 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Main Title Theme Music
Brooklyn Bridge (1991)
Shared with:
For episode "When Irish Eyes are Smiling".

BAFTA Awards

1978 Nominee
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards

1998 Winner
ASCAP Award
Most Performed Songs from Motion Pictures
The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)
Shared with:
For the song "I Finally Found Someone".
1989 Winner
ASCAP Award
Most Performed Feature Film Standards
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Shared with:
For the song "Nobody Does it Better".
1988 Winner
ASCAP Award
Top Box Office Films
3 Men and a Baby (1987)
1987 Winner
ASCAP Award
Most Performed Feature Film Standards on TV
The Way We Were (1973)
Shared with:
For the song "The Way We Were".

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Score
The Informant! (2009)

CableACE Awards

1995 Winner
CableACE
Original Song
Barbra: The Concert (1995)
Shared with:
For song "Ordinary Miracles"

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2009 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Original Score
The Informant! (2009)

Grammy Awards

1990 Nominee
Grammy
Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or for Television
Shirley Valentine (1989)
Shared with:
For the song "The Girl Who Used To Be Me".
1980 Nominee
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
Ice Castles (1978)
Shared with:
1978 Nominee
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
1975 Winner
Grammy
Album of Best Original Score Written for a Motion Picture
The Way We Were (1973)
Shared with:

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2009 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Original Score
The Informant! (2009)

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)

2010 Winner
IFMCA Award
Best Original Score for a Comedy Film
The Informant! (2009)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2010 Nominee
INOCA
Best Original Score
The Informant! (2009)

Online Film & Television Association

2014 Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Behind the Scenes
Music
2010 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Music, Original Score
The Informant! (2009)
1997 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Original Song
The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)
Shared with:
For the song "I Finally Found Someone".

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Original Score
The Informant! (2009)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

1996 Winner
Frederick Loewe Award for Film Composing

Razzie Awards

1982 Nominee
Razzie Award
Worst Original Song
The Fan (1981)
Shared with:
For the song "Hearts, Not Diamonds".

Satellite Awards

2009 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Original Score
The Informant! (2009)

World Soundtrack Awards

2009 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Contribute to This Page

Please see our guide to updating awards