Jaws Poster

(1975)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1976

Winner
Oscar
Best Sound
Robert L. Hoyt
Roger Heman Jr.
Earl Madery
John R. Carter
Best Film Editing
Verna Fields
Best Music, Original Dramatic Score
John Williams
Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
Richard D. Zanuck
David Brown

Golden Globes, USA 1976

Winner
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
John Williams
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Peter Benchley
Carl Gottlieb
Best Director - Motion Picture
Steven Spielberg

BAFTA Awards 1976

Winner
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
John Williams
For The Towering Inferno
Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Richard Dreyfuss
Best Direction
Steven Spielberg
Best Film
Best Film Editing
Verna Fields
Best Screenplay
Peter Benchley
Carl Gottlieb
Best Sound Track
John R. Carter
Robert L. Hoyt

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2015

Nominee
Saturn Award
Best DVD/Blu-Ray Collection
For Duel , The Sugarland Express , 1941 , E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial , Always , Jurassic Park and The Lost World: Jurassic Park
As part of the "Steven Spielberg Director's Collection".

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2013

Nominee
Saturn Award
Best DVD/Blu-Ray Special Edition Release
For the "100th Anniversary Edition" release.

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1976

Winner
Golden Scroll
Best Advertising
Clark Ramsey
Winner
Outstanding Film Award
Outstanding Film of 1975

American Cinema Editors, USA 1976

Winner
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Verna Fields

Directors Guild of America, USA 1976

Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Steven Spielberg

DVD Exclusive Awards 2006

Nominee
DVDX Award
Overall DVD, Classic Film
Universal Studios
For "Jaws 30th Anniversary Edition"

Golden Schmoes Awards 2012

Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best DVD/Blu-Ray of the Year

Golden Screen, Germany 1976

Winner
Golden Screen

GoldSpirit Awards 2015

Nominee
GoldSpirit Awards
Best Edition of an Existing Score
John Williams
Intrada
for 'Jaws (Intrada)'

Grammy Awards 1976

Winner
Grammy
Album of Best Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
John Williams

Guinness World Record Award 2005

Winner
Guinness World Record
First summer blockbuster film
Steven Spielberg

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) 2016

Nominee
IFMCA Award
Best Archival Release of an Existing Score - Re-Release
John Williams (music)
Michael Matessino (album producer)
Scott Bettencourt (liner notes)
Joe Sikoryak (album art direction)

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2001

Winner
National Film Registry

Online Film & Television Association 2005

Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Motion Picture

People's Choice Awards, USA 1976

Winner
People's Choice Award
Favorite Motion Picture

Satellite Awards 2005

Nominee
Satellite Award
Outstanding Overall DVD
(Widescreen 30th Anniversary Collection).

Writers Guild of America, USA 1976

Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium
Peter Benchley
Carl Gottlieb

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