Academy Awards, USA

Oscar [Nominee] (1994)

Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Sleepless in Seattle (1993)

Oscar [Winner] (1974)

Best Writing, Story and Screenplay Based on Factual Material or Material Not Previously Published or Produced

The Sting (1973)

BAFTA Awards

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (1994)

Best Screenplay - Original

Sleepless in Seattle (1993)

20/20 Awards

Felix [Nominee] (2014)

Best Original Screenplay

Sleepless in Seattle (1993)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

ACCA [Nominee] (1993)

Best Original Screenplay

Sleepless in Seattle (1993)

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

Edgar [Nominee] (1974)

Best Motion Picture

The Sting (1973)

Golden Globes, USA

Golden Globe [Nominee] (1974)

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

The Sting (1973)

Phoenix Film Festival

Copper Wing Tribute Award [Winner] (2006)

Phoenix Film Foundation Awards

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

Stinker Award [Winner] (1994)

Worst Sequel

Major League II (1994)

Stinker Award [Nominee] (1994)

The Sequel Nobody Was Clamoring For

Major League II (1994)

Writers Guild of America, USA

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee] (1994)

Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Sleepless in Seattle (1993)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee] (1974)

Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen

The Sting (1973)