Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
1986 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Actor - Nominated
William Hurt
1986 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Actress - Won
Marlee Matlin
1986 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Adapted Screenplay - Nominated
Hesper Anderson, Mark Medoff
1986 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Picture - Nominated
Patrick Palmer, Burt Sugarman
1986 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Supporting Actress - Nominated
Piper Laurie
1987 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Adaptation - Nominated
Mark Medoff
1986 Directors Guild of America
Best Director - Nominated
Randa Haines
1986 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Nominated
William Hurt
1986 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama - Won
Marlee Matlin
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