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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2002

Winner
Oscar
Best Picture
Brian Grazer
Ron Howard
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Jennifer Connelly
Best Director
Ron Howard
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Akiva Goldsman
Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Russell Crowe
Best Film Editing
Mike Hill
Daniel P. Hanley
Best Makeup
Greg Cannom
Colleen Callaghan
Best Music, Original Score
James Horner

Golden Globes, USA 2002

Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Russell Crowe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Jennifer Connelly
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Akiva Goldsman
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Ron Howard
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
James Horner

BAFTA Awards 2002

Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Russell Crowe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Jennifer Connelly
Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
Brian Grazer
Ron Howard
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Akiva Goldsman
Nominee
David Lean Award for Direction
Ron Howard

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2002

Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Russell Crowe
Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Jennifer Connelly
Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture
Paul Bettany
Jennifer Connelly
Russell Crowe
Adam Goldberg
Ed Harris
Judd Hirsch
Josh Lucas
Austin Pendleton
Christopher Plummer
Anthony Rapp
Jason Gray-Stanford

AFI Awards, USA 2002

Winner
AFI Award
Featured Actor of the Year - Female - Movies
Jennifer Connelly
Nominee
AFI Award
Movie of the Year

A BEAUTIFUL MIND is one of the few films ever to suggest that the life of the mind can be as ... More

A BEAUTIFUL MIND is one of the few films ever to suggest that the life of the mind can be as exciting and intriguing as any thriller. Based on the story of Nobel Prize-winning mathematician John Nash, the film's subtle, but masterful cinematic technique puts audiences inside the mind of a troubled genius when he begins to question reality.

Actor of the Year - Male - Movies
Russell Crowe
Screenwriter of the Year
Akiva Goldsman

Amanda Awards, Norway 2002

Nominee
Amanda
Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske spillefilm)
Ron Howard

American Cinema Editors, USA 2002

Nominee
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic
Daniel P. Hanley
Mike Hill

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 2003

Winner
ASCAP Award
Top Box Office Films
James Horner

Australian Film Institute 2002

Nominee
Best Foreign Film Award
Brian Grazer
Ron Howard

Awards Circuit Community Awards 2001

Winner
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Russell Crowe
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Jennifer Connelly
Nominee
ACCA
Best Adapted Screenplay
Akiva Goldsman
Best Cast Ensemble
Paul Bettany
Jennifer Connelly
Russell Crowe
Adam Goldberg
Ed Harris
Judd Hirsch
Josh Lucas
Austin Pendleton
Christopher Plummer
Anthony Rapp
Jason Gray-Stanford
Best Original Score
James Horner
Nominee
Honorable Mentions (The Next Ten Best Picture Contenders)
Honorable Mentions

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2002

Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Picture
Best Actor
Russell Crowe
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly
Best Director
Ron Howard
Tied with Baz Luhrmann for Moulin Rouge! (2001).
Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Screenplay
Akiva Goldsman

Casting Society of America, USA 2002

Nominee
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Jane Jenkins
Janet Hirshenson

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2002

Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Ron Howard
Best Screenplay
Akiva Goldsman
Best Original Score
James Horner
Best Actor
Russell Crowe
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly

Christopher Awards 2002

Winner
Christopher Award
Film
Ron Howard (director/producer)
Akiva Goldsman (screenwriter)
Brian Grazer (producer)
Maureen Peyrot (co-producer)
Karen Kehela Sherwood (executive producer)
Todd Hallowell (executive producer)

Czech Lions 2003

Nominee
Czech Lion
Best Foreign Language Film (Nejlepsí zahranicní film)
Ron Howard
USA.

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2002

Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Actor
Russell Crowe
Best Director
Ron Howard
Best Screenplay
Akiva Goldsman
Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly

Directors Guild of America, USA 2002

Winner
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Ron Howard
Kathleen McGill (unit production manager) (plaque)
Aldric La'auli Porter (first assistant director) (plaque)
Kristin Bernstein (second assistant director) (plaque)
Noreen R. Cheleden (second second assistant director) (plaque)
Jane Ferguson (DGA trainee) (plaque)

DVD Exclusive Awards 2003

Nominee
DVD Premiere Award
Original Retrospective Documentary, New Release
Colleen A. Benn
Marian Mansi
For the collection of featurettes.
Best Audio Commentary, New Release
Ron Howard

Empire Awards, UK 2003

Nominee
Empire Award
Best Actress
Jennifer Connelly

Golden Eagle Awards, Russia 2003

Nominee
Golden Eagle
Best Foreign Film
Ron Howard

Golden Schmoes Awards 2001

Winner
Golden Schmoes
Best Supporting Actress of the Year
Jennifer Connelly
Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Actor of the Year
Russell Crowe

GoldSpirit Awards 2001

Nominee
GoldSpirit Awards
Best Soundtrack
James Horner
Best Drama Soundtrack
James Horner

Grammy Awards 2003

Nominee
Grammy
Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
James Horner

Harry Awards 2002

Nominee
Harry Award

Humanitas Prize 2002

Nominee
Humanitas Prize
Feature Film Category
Akiva Goldsman

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 2001

Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly
Tied with Maggie Smith for Gosford Park (2001).

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2002

Nominee
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2003

Nominee
ALFS Award
British Supporting Actor of the Year
Paul Bettany

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2002

Nominee
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Dialogue & ADR, Domestic Feature Film
Anthony J. Ciccolini III (supervising sound editor)
Deborah Wallach (supervising adr editor)
Stan Bochner (dialogue editor)
Louis Cerborino (dialogue editor)
Marc Laub (dialogue editor)
Best Sound Editing - Music - Feature Film, Domestic and Foreign
Jim Henrikson (music editor)

MTV Movie + TV Awards 2002

Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Male Performance
Russell Crowe

Online Film & Television Association 2002

Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly
Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
Brian Grazer
Ron Howard
Best Actor
Russell Crowe
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Akiva Goldsman
Best Music, Original Score
James Horner

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2002

Winner
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly
Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Actor
Russell Crowe

PGA Awards 2002

Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Brian Grazer
Ron Howard

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2002

Winner
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Russell Crowe
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Jennifer Connelly
Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Ron Howard
Best Screenplay - Adaptation
Akiva Goldsman
Best Original Score
James Horner

Russian Guild of Film Critics 2002

Nominee
Golden Aries
Best Foreign Actor
Russell Crowe

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2001

Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Actor
Russell Crowe

Satellite Awards 2002

Winner
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, Drama
Jennifer Connelly
Best Original Song
James Horner (music)
Will Jennings (lyrics)
Song: "All Love Can Be"
Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Russell Crowe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, Drama
Ed Harris
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Akiva Goldsman
Best Original Score
James Horner
Best Film Editing
Mike Hill
Daniel P. Hanley

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2001

Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Connelly
Tied with Maggie Smith for Gosford Park (2001) and Marisa Tomei for In the Bedroom (2001).
Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Picture
Tied with Mulholland Dr. (2001) for 7th place

Teen Choice Awards 2002

Nominee
Teen Choice Award
Film - Choice Movie, Drama/Action Adventure

USC Scripter Award 2002

Winner
USC Scripter Award
Akiva Goldsman (screenwriter)
Sylvia Nasar (author)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle 2002

Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Actor
Russell Crowe

World Soundtrack Awards 2002

Nominee
World Soundtrack Award
Soundtrack Composer of the Year
James Horner

Writers Guild of America, USA 2002

Winner
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Akiva Goldsman

Yoga Awards 2003

Winner
Yoga Award
Worst Foreign Director
Ron Howard

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