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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1947

Winner
Honorary Award
Harold Russell

For bringing hope and courage to his fellow veterans through his appearance in The Best Years of ... More

For bringing hope and courage to his fellow veterans through his appearance in The Best Years of Our Lives.

Winner
Oscar
Best Picture
Samuel Goldwyn Productions
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Fredric March

Fredric March was not present at the awards ceremony. Cathy O'Donnell accepted the award on his ... More

Fredric March was not present at the awards ceremony. Cathy O'Donnell accepted the award on his behalf.

Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Harold Russell
Best Director
William Wyler
Best Writing, Screenplay
Robert E. Sherwood
Best Film Editing
Daniel Mandell
Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
Hugo Friedhofer
Nominee
Oscar
Best Sound, Recording
Gordon Sawyer (Samuel Goldwyn SSD)

Golden Globes, USA 1947

Winner
Golden Globe
Best Picture
Winner
Special Award
Harold Russell
For best non-professional acting.

BAFTA Awards 1948

Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film from any Source
USA.

Bodil Awards 1948

Winner
Bodil
Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)
William Wyler (director)

Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain 1948

Winner
CEC Award
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
USA.

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 1948

Winner
Best Director
Winner
Honorable Recognition - The Screenplay
Robert E. Sherwood (writer)
Nominee
Crystal Globe
Best Film
William Wyler

National Board of Review, USA 1946

Winner
NBR Award
Best Director
William Wyler
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 1989

Winner
National Film Registry

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1946

Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Director
William Wyler
Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Fredric March

Online Film & Television Association 2007

Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Motion Picture

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