Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
1971 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Actor - Won
Gene Hackman
1971 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Adapted Screenplay - Won
Ernest Tidyman
1971 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Cinematography - Nominated
Owen Roizman
1971 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Director - Won
William Friedkin
1971 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Editing - Won
Jerry Greenberg
1971 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Picture - Won
Phil D'Antoni
1971 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Sound - Nominated
Chris Newman, Theodore Soderberg
1971 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Supporting Actor - Nominated
Roy Scheider
1972 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Actor - Won
Gene Hackman
1972 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Editing - Won
Jerry Greenberg
1972 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Picture - Nominated
William Friedkin
1971 Directors Guild of America
Best Director - Won
William Friedkin
1971 Edgar Allan Poe Awards
Best Screenplay - Won
Ernest Tidyman
1971 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Director - Won
William Friedkin
1971 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama - Won
Gene Hackman
1971 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Screenplay - Nominated
Ernest Tidyman
1971 National Board of Review
Best Actor - Won
Gene Hackman
1971 New York Film Critics Circle
Best Actor - Won
Gene Hackman
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