Academy Awards, USA (1960)

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Picture

Otto Preminger

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

James Stewart

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Arthur O'Connell

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

George C. Scott

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

Wendell Mayes

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

Sam Leavitt

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Louis R. Loeffler

Golden Globes, USA (1960)

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Director

Otto Preminger

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Actress - Drama

Lee Remick

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Joseph N. Welch

BAFTA Awards (1960)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Film from any Source

Otto Preminger

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Foreign Actor

James Stewart

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Most Promising Newcomer to Film

Joseph N. Welch

Directors Guild of America, USA (1960)

DGA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Otto Preminger

Grammy Awards (1959)

Grammy [Winner]

Best Soundtrack Album, Background Score - Motion Picture or Television

Duke Ellington

Laurel Awards (1960)

Golden Laurel [Winner]

Top Drama

Golden Laurel [Winner]

Top Male Dramatic Performance

James Stewart

Golden Laurel [Winner]

Top Male Supporting Performance

Arthur O'Connell

Golden Laurel [Nominee]

Top Female Supporting Performance

Eve Arden

National Board of Review, USA (1959)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA (2012)

National Film Registry [Winner]


New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1959)

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Actor

James Stewart

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Screenplay

Wendell Mayes

Online Film & Television Association (2019)

OFTA Film Hall of Fame [Winner]

Motion Picture

Venice Film Festival (1959)

Volpi Cup [Winner]

Best Actor

James Stewart

Golden Lion [Nominee]


Otto Preminger

Writers Guild of America, USA (1960)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee]

Best Written American Drama

Wendell Mayes