Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
1989 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Actor - Nominated
Morgan Freeman
1989 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Actress - Won
Jessica Tandy
1989 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Adapted Screenplay - Won
Alfred Uhry
1989 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Art Direction - Nominated
Bruno Rubeo, Crispian Sallis
1989 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Costume Design - Nominated
Elizabeth McBride
1989 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Editing - Nominated
Mark Warner
1989 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Makeup - Won
Lynn Barber, Kevin Haney, Manilo Rocchetti
1989 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Picture - Won
Lili Fini Zanuck, Richard D. Zanuck
1989 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Supporting Actor - Nominated
Dan Aykroyd
1990 Berlin International Film Festival
Silver Bear for Best Actor - Won
Morgan Freeman
1990 Berlin International Film Festival
Silver Bear for Best Actress - Won
Jessica Tandy
1990 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Actress - Won
Jessica Tandy
1990 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Director - Nominated
Bruce Beresford
1990 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Picture - Nominated
Bruce Beresford
1989 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Won
Morgan Freeman
1989 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Won
Jessica Tandy
1989 National Board of Review
Best Actor - Won
Morgan Freeman
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