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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1980 Winner
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Norma Rae (1979)
Shared with:
For the song "It Goes Like It Goes".
Nominee
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
The Promise (1979)
Shared with:
For the song "Theme from The Promise (I'll Never Say 'Goodbye')".

Golden Globes, USA

1978 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
Shared with:

Primetime Emmy Awards

1999 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Music Composition for a Miniseries or a Movie (Dramatic Underscore)
Rear Window (1998)
1990 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Music Composition for a Miniseries or a Special (Dramatic Underscore)
The Kennedys of Massachusetts (1990)
For part III.
1985 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited Series or a Special
Do You Remember Love (1985)
1978 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition for a Special (Dramatic Underscore)
The Defection of Simas Kudirka (1978)
1977 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition for a Special (Dramatic Underscore)
Raid on Entebbe (1976)
(Shown within The Big Event (1976)).

BAFTA Awards

1976 Nominee
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974)

BMI Film & TV Awards

1987 Winner
BMI Film Music Award
Short Circuit (1986)

CableACE Awards

1995 Nominee
CableACE
Original Score
My Antonia (1995)

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)

2008 Winner
IFMCA Award
Best Original Score for a Horror/Thriller Film
Zodiac (2007)
Nominee
IFMCA Award
Film Score of the Year
Zodiac (2007)
Film Music Composition of the Year
Zodiac (2007)
Track: "Graysmith Obsessed"
1998 Nominee
FMCJ Award
Best Compilation Album
Film Music, music by David Shire

Online Film & Television Association

2000 Winner
OFTA TV Hall of Fame
Behind the Scenes

Razzie Awards

1982 Winner
Razzie Award
Worst Original Song
Paternity (1981)
Shared with:
For the song "Baby Talk"
Nominee
Razzie Award
Worst Original Song
Only When I Laugh (1981)
Shared with:
For the song "Only When I Laugh".

World Soundtrack Awards

2017 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
2007 Nominee
World Soundtrack Award
Best Original Soundtrack of the Year
Zodiac (2007)

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