Academy Awards, USA

Oscar [Nominee] (1959)

Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen

Houseboat (1958)

Oscar [Nominee] (1956)

Best Writing, Story and Screenplay

The Seven Little Foys (1955)

Writers Guild of America, USA

Morgan Cox Award [Winner] (1998)


Laurel Award for Screen Writing Achievement [Winner] (1984)


Valentine Davies Award [Winner] (1979)


WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee] (1973)

Best Comedy Written Directly for the Screen

The War Between Men and Women (1972)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee] (1969)

Best Written American Comedy

Yours, Mine and Ours (1968)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee] (1963)

Best Written American Comedy

The Pigeon That Took Rome (1962)

WGA Award (Screen) [Winner] (1960)

Best Written American Musical

The Five Pennies (1959)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee] (1959)

Best Written American Comedy

Houseboat (1958)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee] (1953)

Best Written American Comedy

Room for One More (1952)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee] (1953)

Best Written American Musical

I'll See You in My Dreams (1951)