Academy Awards, USA (1950)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Picture

Oscar [Winner]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Broderick Crawford

Oscar [Winner]

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Mercedes McCambridge

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

John Ireland

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Director

Robert Rossen

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Writing, Screenplay

Robert Rossen

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Robert Parrish
Al Clark

Golden Globes, USA (1950)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Picture

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Director

Robert Rossen

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Actor

Broderick Crawford

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Supporting Actress

Mercedes McCambridge

Golden Globe [Winner]

Most Promising Newcomer - Female

Mercedes McCambridge

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Original Score

George Duning

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Cinematography - Black and White

Burnett Guffey

Directors Guild of America, USA (1950)

DGA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Robert Rossen
Sam Nelson

National Film Preservation Board, USA (2001)

National Film Registry [Winner]


New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1949)

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Film

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Broderick Crawford

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Mercedes McCambridge

Writers Guild of America, USA (1950)

WGA Award (Screen) [Winner]

Best Written American Drama

Robert Rossen

WGA Award (Screen) [Winner]

The Robert Meltzer Award (Screenplay Dealing Most Ably with Problems of the American Scene)

Robert Rossen