Philadelphia Poster

(1993)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1994

Winner
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Tom Hanks
Best Music, Original Song
Bruce Springsteen
For the song "Streets of Philadelphia".
Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Ron Nyswaner
Best Makeup
Carl Fullerton
Alan D'Angerio
Best Music, Original Song
Neil Young
For the song "Philadelphia".

Golden Globes, USA 1994

Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Tom Hanks
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Bruce Springsteen
Song: "Streets of Philadelphia"
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Ron Nyswaner

BAFTA Awards 1995

Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Original
Ron Nyswaner

20/20 Awards 2014

Winner
Felix
Best Actor
Tom Hanks
Best Original Song
Bruce Springsteen
For "The Streets of Philadelphia"
Nominee
Felix
Best Picture
Best Director
Jonathan Demme
Best Original Screenplay
Ron Nyswaner
Best Original Song
Neil Young
for "Philadelphia"

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 1995

Winner
ASCAP Award
Top Box Office Films
Howard Shore
Most Performed Songs from Motion Pictures
Bruce Springsteen
For the song "Streets of Philadelphia".

Awards Circuit Community Awards 1993

Winner
ACCA
Best Motion Picture
Jonathan Demme
Edward Saxon
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Tom Hanks
Best Original Screenplay
Ron Nyswaner
Best Cast Ensemble
Best Makeup & Hairstyling
Carl Fullerton
Alan D'Angerio
Nominee
ACCA
Best Achievement in Directing
Jonathan Demme
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Denzel Washington

Berlin International Film Festival 1994

Winner
Silver Berlin Bear
Best Actor
Tom Hanks
Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Jonathan Demme

Casting Society of America, USA 1994

Nominee
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Howard Feuer

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1994

Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Actor
Tom Hanks
Best Director
Jonathan Demme

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 1994

Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
Tom Hanks
Best Picture

GLAAD Media Awards 1994

Winner
GLAAD Media Award
Outstanding Film

Golden Screen, Germany 1994

Winner
Golden Screen
Columbia (distributor)

Grammy Awards 1995

Winner
Grammy
Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or for Television
Bruce Springsteen
For the song "Streets of Philadelphia".

MTV Movie + TV Awards 1994

Winner
MTV Movie Award
Best Male Performance
Tom Hanks
Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Movie
Best On-Screen Duo
Tom Hanks
Denzel Washington
Best Movie Song
Bruce Springsteen
For the song: "Streets of Philadelphia".

MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) 1994

Winner
VMA
Best Video from a Film
Bruce Springsteen
For Bruce Springsteen: Streets of Philadelphia

National Board of Review, USA 1993

Winner
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

Political Film Society, USA 1994

Nominee
PFS Award
Human Rights

Writers Guild of America, USA 1994

Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Ron Nyswaner

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