Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
1961 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Actor - Nominated
Paul Newman
1961 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Actress - Nominated
Piper Laurie
1961 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Adapted Screenplay - Nominated
Sidney Carroll, Robert Rossen
1961 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Black and White Art Direction - Won
Gene Callahan, Harry Horner
1961 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Black and White Cinematography - Won
Eugen Sch├╝fftan
1961 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Director - Nominated
Robert Rossen
1961 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Picture - Nominated
Robert Rossen
1961 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Supporting Actor - Nominated
Jackie Gleason, George C. Scott
1961 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Film - Any Source - Won
Robert Rossen
1961 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Foreign Actor - Won
Paul Newman
1961 Directors Guild of America
Best Director - Nominated
Robert Rossen
1961 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama - Nominated
Paul Newman
1961 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Nominated
Jackie Gleason, George C. Scott
1961 National Board of Review
Best Supporting Actor - Won
Jackie Gleason
1961 New York Film Critics Circle
Best Director - Won
Robert Rossen
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