Academy Awards, USA (1954)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Picture

Buddy Adler

Oscar [Winner]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Frank Sinatra

Oscar [Winner]

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Donna Reed

Oscar [Winner]

Best Director

Fred Zinnemann

Oscar [Winner]

Best Writing, Screenplay

Daniel Taradash

Oscar [Winner]

Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

Burnett Guffey

Oscar [Winner]

Best Sound, Recording

John P. Livadary

Oscar [Winner]

Best Film Editing

William A. Lyon

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Montgomery Clift

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Burt Lancaster

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Deborah Kerr

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Costume Design, Black-and-White

Jean Louis

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture

Morris Stoloff
George Duning

Golden Globes, USA (1954)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Director

Fred Zinnemann

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor

Frank Sinatra

BAFTA Awards (1954)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Film from any Source

Bambi Awards (1954)

Bambi [Winner]

Film - International

Cannes Film Festival (1954)

Special Award [Winner]


Fred Zinnemann

Grand Prize of the Festival [Nominee]


Fred Zinnemann

Directors Guild of America, USA (1954)

DGA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Fred Zinnemann
Earl Bellamy

Golden Screen, Germany (1984)

Golden Screen [Winner]


Golden Screen with 1 Star [Winner]


National Board of Review, USA (1953)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA (2002)

National Film Registry [Winner]


New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1953)

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Film

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Director

Fred Zinnemann

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Burt Lancaster

Online Film & Television Association (2019)

OFTA Film Hall of Fame [Winner]

Motion Picture

Photoplay Awards (1954)

Gold Medal [Winner]


Writers Guild of America, USA (1954)

WGA Award (Screen) [Winner]

Best Written American Drama

Daniel Taradash