Academy Awards, USA (1952)

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Fredric March

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Kevin McCarthy

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Mildred Dunnock

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

Franz Planer

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture

Alex North

Golden Globes, USA (1952)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Director

Laslo Benedek

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Actor - Drama

Fredric March

Golden Globe [Winner]

Most Promising Newcomer - Male

Kevin McCarthy

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Cinematography - Black and White

Franz Planer

BAFTA Awards (1953)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Film from any Source

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Foreign Actor

Fredric March

Directors Guild of America, USA (1952)

DGA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Laslo Benedek

National Board of Review, USA (1951)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

Venice Film Festival (1952)

Volpi Cup [Winner]

Best Actor

Fredric March

Golden Lion [Nominee]


Laslo Benedek

Writers Guild of America, USA (1952)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee]

Best Written American Drama

Stanley Roberts

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee]

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

Stanley Roberts