Academy Awards, USA (1951)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

George Sanders

Oscar [Winner]

Best Director

Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Oscar [Winner]

Best Writing, Screenplay

Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Oscar [Winner]

Best Costume Design, Black-and-White

Edith Head
Charles Le Maire

Oscar [Winner]

Best Sound, Recording

Thomas T. Moulton

Oscar [Winner]

Best Picture

Darryl F. Zanuck

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Anne Baxter

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Bette Davis

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Celeste Holm

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Thelma Ritter

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

Milton R. Krasner

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White

Lyle R. Wheeler
George W. Davis
Thomas Little
Walter M. Scott

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Barbara McLean

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture

Alfred Newman

Golden Globes, USA (1951)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Screenplay

Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Director

Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Actress - Drama

Bette Davis

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Thelma Ritter

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

George Sanders

BAFTA Awards (1951)

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Film from any Source

Bodil Awards (1952)

Bodil [Winner]

Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)

Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Cannes Film Festival (1951)

Best Actress [Winner]


Bette Davis

Jury Special Prize [Winner]


Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Grand Prize of the Festival [Nominee]


Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Directors Guild of America, USA (1951)

DGA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Gaston Glass

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists (1952)

Silver Ribbon [Winner]

Best Foreign Actress (Migliore Attrice Straniera)

Bette Davis

Kinema Junpo Awards (1952)

Kinema Junpo Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

Joseph L. Mankiewicz

National Board of Review, USA (1950)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA (1990)

National Film Registry [Winner]


New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1950)

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Film

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Director

Joseph L. Mankiewicz

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Actress

Bette Davis

Online Film & Television Association (1999)

OFTA Film Hall of Fame [Winner]

Motion Picture

PGA Awards (1997)

PGA Hall of Fame - Motion Pictures [Winner]


Picturegoer Awards (1951)

Gold Medal [Nominee]

Best Actress

Bette Davis

Gold Medal [Nominee]

Best Actress

Anne Baxter

Writers Guild of America, USA (1951)

WGA Award (Screen) [Winner]

Best Written American Comedy

Joseph L. Mankiewicz

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee]

Best Written American Drama

Joseph L. Mankiewicz