Golden Globes, USA (1990)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

Robert Duvall

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

Anjelica Huston

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

Tommy Lee Jones

Primetime Emmy Awards (1989)

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Achievement in Casting for a Miniseries or a Special

Lynn Kressel

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Achievement in Makeup for a Miniseries or a Special

Manlio Rocchetti
Carla Palmer
Jean Ann Black

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition for a Miniseries or a Special (Dramatic Underscore)

Basil Poledouris

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Costume Design for a Miniseries or a Special

Van Broughton Ramsey

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Directing in a Miniseries or a Special

Simon Wincer

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Sound Editing for a Miniseries or a Special

Dave McMoyler
Joe Melody
Mark Steele
Richard S. Steele
Michael J. Wright
Gary Macheel
Stephen Grubbs
Mark Friedgen
Charles R. Beith Jr.
Scott A. Tinsley
Karla Caldwell
George Bell
G. Michael Graham
Kristi Johns
Tom Villano
Jamie Forester

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Miniseries or a Special

Donald F. Johnson
James L. Aicholtz
Michael Herbick
Kevin O'Connell

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Achievement in Hairstyling for a Miniseries or a Special

Philip Leto
Manlio Rocchetti

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Art Direction for a Miniseries or a Special

Cary White
Michael J. Sullivan

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or a Special

Douglas Milsome

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Editing for a Miniseries or a Special - Single Camera Production

Corky Ehlers

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special

Robert Duvall

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special

Tommy Lee Jones

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special

Anjelica Huston

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special

Diane Lane

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special

Danny Glover

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Special

Glenne Headly

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Miniseries

Suzanne De Passe
William D. Wittliff
Robert A. Halmi
Dyson Lovell
Michael Weisbarth
CBS

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Writing in a Miniseries or a Special

William D. Wittliff
CBS

American Cinema Editors, USA (1990)

Eddie [Nominee]

Best Edited Episode from a Television Mini-Series

Corky Ehlers

Casting Society of America, USA (1989)

Artios [Winner]

Best Casting for TV Miniseries

Lynn Kressel

Directors Guild of America, USA (1990)

DGA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials

Simon Wincer

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA (1989)

Golden Reel Award [Winner]

Best Sound Editing - Television Episodic - Effects & Foley

Stephen Grubbs

Online Film & Television Association (2000)

OFTA TV Hall of Fame [Winner]

Television Programs

Television Critics Association Awards (1989)

TCA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Achievement in Drama

TCA Award [Winner]

Program of the Year

TV Land Awards (2007)

TV Land Award [Nominee]

Miniseries You Didn't Miss a Moment Of

Writers Guild of America, USA (1990)

WGA Award (TV) [Winner]

Adapted Long Form

William D. Wittliff