• Released
  • June 13, 1985
  • R , 2 hr 9 min
  • Black Comedy
    Crime Comedy
  • 31 Fan Ratings

Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
1985 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Actor - Nominated
Jack Nicholson
1985 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Adapted Screenplay - Nominated
Richard Condon, Janet Roach
1985 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Costume Design - Nominated
Donfeld
1985 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Director - Nominated
John Huston
1985 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Editing - Nominated
Kaja Fehr, Rudi Fehr
1985 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Picture - Nominated
John C. Foreman
1985 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Supporting Actor - Nominated
William Hickey
1985 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Anjelica Huston
1986 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Adapted Screenplay - Won
Janet Roach
1985 Directors Guild of America
Best Director - Nominated
John Huston
1985 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Director - Won
John Huston
1985 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Won
Jack Nicholson
1985 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Won
Kathleen Turner
1985 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Picture - Musical or Comedy - Won
John Huston
1985 Los Angeles Film Critics Association
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Anjelica Huston
1985 National Board of Review
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Anjelica Huston
1985 New York Film Critics Circle
Best Actor - Won
Jack Nicholson
1985 New York Film Critics Circle
Best Director - Won
John Huston
1985 New York Film Critics Circle
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Anjelica Huston
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