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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1986

Winner
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Anjelica Huston
Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
John Foreman
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Jack Nicholson
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
William Hickey
Best Director
John Huston
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Richard Condon
Janet Roach
Best Costume Design
Donfeld
Best Film Editing
Rudi Fehr
Kaja Fehr

Golden Globes, USA 1986

Winner
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Best Director - Motion Picture
John Huston

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.

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Kathleen Turner

Kathleen Turner was not present at the awards ceremony. The film's producer John Foreman accepted ... More

Kathleen Turner was not present at the awards ceremony. The film's producer John Foreman accepted the award on her behalf.

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Jack Nicholson

Jack Nicholson was not present at the award's ceremony. Co-Presenter Carl Reiner accepted the award... More

Jack Nicholson was not present at the award's ceremony. Co-Presenter Carl Reiner accepted the award on his behalf.

Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Anjelica Huston
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Janet Roach
Richard Condon

BAFTA Awards 1986

Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Richard Condon
Janet Roach
Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Anjelica Huston

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 1986

Winner
BSFC Award
Best English-Language Film
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Supporting Actress
Anjelica Huston
Best Director
John Huston

Casting Society of America, USA 1986

Winner
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Comedy
Alixe Gordin

David di Donatello Awards 1986

Nominee
David
Best Foreign Director (Migliore Regista Straniero)
John Huston
Best Foreign Producer (Migliore Produttore Straniero)
John Foreman
Ex aequo with Ran (1985).
Best Foreign Screenplay (Migliore Sceneggiatura Straniera)
Richard Condon
Janet Roach
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
Jack Nicholson

Directors Guild of America, USA 1986

Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
John Huston

Guild of German Art House Cinemas 1987

Winner
Guild Film Award - Silver
Foreign Film (Ausländischer Film)
John Huston

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 1986

Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
Jack Nicholson
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
John Huston

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 1985

Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Anjelica Huston

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1985

Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Anjelica Huston
Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
William Hickey
Best Screenplay
Richard Condon
Janet Roach
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson

National Board of Review, USA 1985

Winner
NBR Award
Best Supporting Actress
Anjelica Huston
Top Ten Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1986

Winner
NSFC Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Supporting Actress
Anjelica Huston
Best Director
John Huston
Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
William Hickey
2nd place
Best Screenplay
Richard Condon
Janet Roach
Tied with Terry Gilliam, Tom Stoppard and Charles McKeown for Brazil (1985) in 3rd place.
Best Film
Tied with The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985) in 2nd place.

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1985

Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Director
John Huston
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Supporting Actress
Anjelica Huston

Sant Jordi Awards 1986

Winner
Sant Jordi
Best Foreign Actress (Mejor Actriz Extranjera)
Kathleen Turner
For Crimes of Passion

Venice Film Festival 1985

Winner
Golden Ciak
Best Film
John Huston
Nominee
Golden Lion
John Huston

Writers Guild of America, USA 1986

Winner
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Richard Condon
Janet Roach

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