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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1995

Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
Niki Marvin
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Morgan Freeman
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Frank Darabont
Best Cinematography
Roger Deakins
Best Sound
Robert J. Litt
Elliot Tyson
Michael Herbick
Willie D. Burton
Best Film Editing
Richard Francis-Bruce
Best Music, Original Score
Thomas Newman

Golden Globes, USA 1995

Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Morgan Freeman
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Frank Darabont

Screen Actors Guild Awards 1995

Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Morgan Freeman
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Tim Robbins

20/20 Awards 2015

Nominee
Felix
Best Picture
Best Director
Frank Darabont
Best Actor
Morgan Freeman

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2016

Winner
Saturn Award
Best DVD/Blu-Ray Collection
For The Green Mile and The Majestic
As a part of "The Frank Darabont Collection".

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1995

Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Action/Adventure/Thriller Film
Best Writing
Frank Darabont

American Cinema Editors, USA 1995

Nominee
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Richard Francis-Bruce

American Society of Cinematographers, USA 1995

Winner
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
Roger Deakins

Awards Circuit Community Awards 1994

Winner
ACCA
Best Adapted Screenplay
Frank Darabont
Best Cinematography
Roger Deakins
Nominee
ACCA
Best Motion Picture
Niki Marvin
Best Director
Frank Darabont
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Morgan Freeman
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Tim Robbins
Best Art Direction
Terence Marsh
Peter Landsdown Smith
Tied with Tom Duffield and Okowita for Ed Wood (1994) for second place.
Best Costume Design
Elizabeth McBride
Best Film Editing
Richard Francis-Bruce
Best Achievement in Sound
Best Original Score
Thomas Newman
Best Cast Ensemble
Tim Robbins
Morgan Freeman
Bob Gunton
William Sadler
Clancy Brown
Gil Bellows
Mark Rolston
James Whitmore

Awards of the Japanese Academy 1996

Winner
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Foreign Film

Camerimage 1995

Winner
Bronze Frog
Roger Deakins
Nominee
Golden Frog
Roger Deakins

Casting Society of America, USA 1995

Nominee
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Deborah Aquila

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1995

Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Morgan Freeman
Best Picture
Best Screenplay
Frank Darabont

Chlotrudis Awards 1995

Winner
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actor
Morgan Freeman
Tied with Wallace Shawn for Vanya on 42nd Street (1994).
Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actor
Tim Robbins

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 1995

Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Roger Deakins
Tied with John Toll for Legends of the Fall (1994).
Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Actor
Morgan Freeman

Directors Guild of America, USA 1995

Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Frank Darabont

Grammy Awards 1995

Nominee
Grammy
Best Instrumental Composition Written for a Motion Picture or for Television
Thomas Newman

Heartland Film Festival 1995

Winner
Studio Crystal Heart Award
Frank Darabont

Hochi Film Awards 1995

Winner
Hochi Film Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Frank Darabont

Humanitas Prize 1995

Winner
Humanitas Prize
Feature Film Category
Frank Darabont

Kinema Junpo Awards 1996

Winner
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Frank Darabont
Winner
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Frank Darabont

Mainichi Film Concours 1996

Winner
Mainichi Film Concours
Best Foreign Language Film
Frank Darabont

National Board of Review, USA 1994

Winner
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2015

Winner
National Film Registry
National Film Preservation Board

Online Film & Television Association 1997

Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Motion Picture

PEN Center USA West Literary Awards 1995

Winner
Literary Award
Screenplay
Frank Darabont

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 1995

Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Picture
7th place

USC Scripter Award 1995

Winner
USC Scripter Award
Stephen King (author)
Frank Darabont (screenwriter)

Writers Guild of America, USA 1995

Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Frank Darabont

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