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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1992

Winner
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Mercedes Ruehl
Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Robin Williams
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Richard LaGravenese
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
Mel Bourne
Cindy Carr
Best Music, Original Score
George Fenton

Golden Globes, USA 1992

Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Robin Williams
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Mercedes Ruehl
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Best Director - Motion Picture
Terry Gilliam
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Jeff Bridges

BAFTA Awards 1992

Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Amanda Plummer
Best Screenplay - Original
Richard LaGravenese

20/20 Awards 2012

Nominee
Felix
Best Picture
Best Director
Terry Gilliam
Best Actor
Jeff Bridges
Best Actor
Robin Williams
Best Original Screenplay
Richard LaGravenese
Best Original Score
George Fenton
Best Art Direction
Mel Bourne

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1992

Winner
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actress
Mercedes Ruehl
Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Fantasy Film
Best Actor
Jeff Bridges
Best Actor
Robin Williams
Best Director
Terry Gilliam
Best Writing
Richard LaGravenese
Best Costumes
Beatrix Aruna Pasztor

American Comedy Awards, USA 1992

Winner
American Comedy Award
Funniest Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Mercedes Ruehl
Nominee
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Robin Williams

Awards Circuit Community Awards 1991

Nominee
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Robin Williams
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Mercedes Ruehl
Best Original Screenplay
Richard LaGravenese

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 1991

Winner
BSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Mercedes Ruehl

Casting Society of America, USA 1992

Winner
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Comedy
Jane Jenkins
Janet Hirshenson

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1992

Winner
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Mercedes Ruehl
Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Amanda Plummer
Best Director
Terry Gilliam

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 1992

Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Mercedes Ruehl
Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
Robin Williams
Best Picture
Best Supporting Actress
Amanda Plummer

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1991

Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
Mercedes Ruehl
Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Director
Terry Gilliam
Best Supporting Actress
Amanda Plummer
Best Screenplay
Richard LaGravenese
Best Picture

Toronto International Film Festival 1991

Winner
People's Choice Award
Terry Gilliam

Venice Film Festival 1991

Winner
Little Golden Lion
Terry Gilliam
Winner
Pasinetti Award
Best Actress
Mercedes Ruehl
Winner
Silver Lion
Terry Gilliam
Tied with Raise the Red Lantern (1991) and J'entends plus la guitare (1991).
Nominee
Golden Lion
Terry Gilliam

Writers Guild of America, USA 1992

Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Richard LaGravenese

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