Academy Awards, USA (1958)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Red Buttons

Oscar [Winner]

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Miyoshi Umeki

Oscar [Winner]

Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

Ted Haworth
Robert Priestley

Oscar [Winner]

Best Sound, Recording

George Groves

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Picture

William Goetz

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Marlon Brando

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Director

Joshua Logan

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

Paul Osborn

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Ellsworth Fredericks

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Arthur P. Schmidt
Philip W. Anderson

Golden Globes, USA (1958)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor

Red Buttons

Golden Globe [Winner]

Most Promising Newcomer - Male

James Garner

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Actor - Drama

Marlon Brando

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Miyoshi Umeki

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Director

Joshua Logan

BAFTA Awards (1959)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Most Promising Newcomer to Film

Red Buttons

David di Donatello Awards (1958)

David [Winner]

Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)

Marlon Brando

Directors Guild of America, USA (1958)

DGA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Joshua Logan

Laurel Awards (1958)

Golden Laurel [Winner]

Top Male Supporting Performance

Red Buttons

Golden Laurel [Nominee]

Top Drama

Golden Laurel [Nominee]

Top Male Supporting Performance

Ricardo Montalban

Golden Laurel [Nominee]

Top Music Composer

Franz Waxman

New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1957)

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Film

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Marlon Brando

Writers Guild of America, USA (1958)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee]

Best Written American Drama

Paul Osborn