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(1988)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1989

Winner
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Carly Simon
For the song "Let the River Run".
Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
Douglas Wick
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Melanie Griffith
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Joan Cusack
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Sigourney Weaver
Best Director
Mike Nichols

Golden Globes, USA 1989

Winner
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Melanie Griffith
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Sigourney Weaver
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Carly Simon
Song: "Let the River Run". Tied with "Two Hearts" from Buster (1988).
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Mike Nichols
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Kevin Wade

BAFTA Awards 1990

Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Melanie Griffith
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Sigourney Weaver
Best Original Film Score
Carly Simon

American Comedy Awards, USA 1989

Winner
American Comedy Award
Funniest Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Joan Cusack
Nominee
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Melanie Griffith

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 1989

Winner
BSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Joan Cusack
For Married to the Mob and Stars and Bars
Best Actress
Melanie Griffith

Casting Society of America, USA 1989

Nominee
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Comedy
Juliet Taylor

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1989

Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Sigourney Weaver

Directors Guild of America, USA 1989

Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Mike Nichols

Grammy Awards 1990

Winner
Grammy
Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or for Television
Carly Simon
For the song "Let the River Run".

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1989

Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Melanie Griffith
Tied with Barbara Hershey for A World Apart (1988) in 3rd place.

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1988

Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Melanie Griffith

Writers Guild of America, USA 1989

Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Kevin Wade

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