Academy Awards, USA (1962)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Picture

Robert Wise

Oscar [Winner]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

George Chakiris

Oscar [Winner]

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Rita Moreno

Oscar [Winner]

Best Director

Robert Wise
Jerome Robbins

Oscar [Winner]

Best Cinematography, Color

Daniel L. Fapp

Oscar [Winner]

Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color

Boris Leven
Victor A. Gangelin

Oscar [Winner]

Best Costume Design, Color

Irene Sharaff

Oscar [Winner]

Best Sound

Fred Hynes
Gordon Sawyer

Oscar [Winner]

Best Film Editing

Thomas Stanford

Oscar [Winner]

Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture

Saul Chaplin
Johnny Green
Sid Ramin
Irwin Kostal

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

Ernest Lehman

Golden Globes, USA (1962)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Motion Picture - Musical

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Supporting Actress

Rita Moreno

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor

George Chakiris

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Director

Robert Wise
Jerome Robbins

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Actor - Comedy or Musical

Richard Beymer

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Most Promising Newcomer - Male

Richard Beymer

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Most Promising Newcomer - Male

George Chakiris

BAFTA Awards (1963)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Film from any Source

Directors Guild of America, USA (1962)

DGA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Robert Wise
Jerome Robbins
Robert E. Relyea

DVD Exclusive Awards (2003)

DVDX Award [Winner]

Best Behind-the-Scenes Program (New for DVD)

Michael Arick

DVDX Award [Nominee]

Best Overall DVD, Classic Movie (Including All Extra Features)

Grammy Awards (1962)

Grammy [Winner]

Best Soundtrack Album or Recording of Original Cast from Motion Picture or Television

Saul Chaplin
Johnny Green
Irwin Kostal
Sid Ramin

Grammy [Winner]

Best Jazz Performance - Large Group (Instrumental)

Stan Kenton

Grammy [Nominee]

Album of the Year

Didier Deutsch
Mark Betts
Bill Ivie
Natalie Wood
Marni Nixon
Richard Beymer
Rita Moreno
George Chakiris
Russ Tamblyn
Jimmy Bryant

Laurel Awards (1962)

Golden Laurel [Winner]

Top Musical

Golden Laurel [Winner]

Top Female Supporting Performance

Rita Moreno

Golden Laurel [Winner]

Top Cinematography, Color

Daniel L. Fapp

Golden Laurel [Nominee]

Top Musical Score

Saul Chaplin
Johnny Green
Sid Ramin
Irwin Kostal

Golden Laurel [Nominee]

Top Male Supporting Performance

George Chakiris

National Board of Review, USA (1961)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA (1997)

National Film Registry [Winner]


New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1961)

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Film

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Jerome Robbins
Robert Wise

Online Film & Television Association (2003)

OFTA Film Hall of Fame [Winner]

Motion Picture

PGA Awards (1999)

PGA Hall of Fame - Motion Pictures [Winner]


Robert Wise

Sant Jordi Awards (1963)

Sant Jordi [Winner]

Best Foreign Film (Mejor PelĂ­cula Extranjera)

Robert Wise
Jerome Robbins

Satellite Awards (2011)

Satellite Award [Winner]

Best Classic DVD

Writers Guild of America, USA (1962)

WGA Award (Screen) [Winner]

Best Written American Musical

Ernest Lehman