Academy Awards, USA (1973)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Picture

Al Ruddy

Oscar [Winner]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Marlon Brando

Oscar [Winner]

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

Mario Puzo
Francis Ford Coppola

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

James Caan

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Robert Duvall

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Al Pacino

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Director

Francis Ford Coppola

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Costume Design

Anna Hill Johnstone

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Sound

Charles Grenzbach
Richard Portman
Christopher Newman

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

William Reynolds
Peter Zinner

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Music, Original Dramatic Score

Nino Rota

Golden Globes, USA (1973)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

Marlon Brando

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Director - Motion Picture

Francis Ford Coppola

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

Francis Ford Coppola
Mario Puzo

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Original Score - Motion Picture

Nino Rota

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

Al Pacino

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture

James Caan

BAFTA Awards (1973)

Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music [Winner]


Nino Rota

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Costume Design

Anna Hill Johnstone

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles

Al Pacino

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Robert Duvall

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Marlon Brando
For The Nightcomers

American Cinema Editors, USA (1973)

Eddie [Nominee]

Best Edited Feature Film

Peter Zinner

David di Donatello Awards (1973)

David [Winner]

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Al Ruddy

Special David [Winner]


Al Pacino

Directors Guild of America, USA (1973)

DGA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Francis Ford Coppola
Fred C. Caruso
Fred T. Gallo
Steven P. Skloot

DVD Exclusive Awards (2001)

Video Premiere Award [Nominee]

Best Audio Commentary

Francis Ford Coppola

Golden Schmoes Awards (2001)

Golden Schmoes [Winner]

Best DVD of the Year

For The Godfather: Part II and The Godfather: Part III

Golden Screen, Germany (1973)

Golden Screen [Winner]


Grammy Awards (1973)

Grammy [Winner]

Best Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or TV Special

Nino Rota

Grammy [Nominee]

Best Instrumental Composition

Nino Rota

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards (1972)

KCFCC Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Marlon Brando

KCFCC Award [Winner]

Best Director

Francis Ford Coppola

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards (2002)

Sierra Award [Winner]

Best DVD

National Board of Review, USA (1972)

NBR Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor

Al Pacino

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA (1990)

National Film Registry [Winner]


National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA (1972)

NSFC Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Al Pacino

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Film

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Francis Ford Coppola

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Marlon Brando

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Robert Duvall

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Francis Ford Coppola
Mario Puzo

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Gordon Willis

New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1973)

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor

Robert Duvall

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Film

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Francis Ford Coppola

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Marlon Brando

Online Film & Television Association (1997)

OFTA Film Hall of Fame [Winner]

Motion Picture

Satellite Awards (2008)

Satellite Award [Winner]

Best Classic DVD

For The Godfather: Part II and The Godfather: Part III

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Overall Blu-Ray Disc

For The Godfather: Part II and The Godfather: Part III

Writers Guild of America, USA (1973)

WGA Award (Screen) [Winner]

Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium

Mario Puzo
Francis Ford Coppola