Academy Awards, USA (1975)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Picture

Francis Ford Coppola
Gray Frederickson
Fred Roos

Oscar [Winner]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Robert De Niro

Oscar [Winner]

Best Director

Francis Ford Coppola

Oscar [Winner]

Best Writing, Screenplay Adapted From Other Material

Francis Ford Coppola
Mario Puzo

Oscar [Winner]

Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

Dean Tavoularis
Angelo P. Graham
George R. Nelson

Oscar [Winner]

Best Music, Original Dramatic Score

Nino Rota
Carmine Coppola

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Al Pacino

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Michael V. Gazzo

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Lee Strasberg

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Talia Shire

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Costume Design

Theadora Van Runkle

Golden Globes, USA (1975)

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Director - Motion Picture

Francis Ford Coppola

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

Al Pacino

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Most Promising Newcomer - Male

Lee Strasberg

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

Francis Ford Coppola
Mario Puzo

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Original Score - Motion Picture

Nino Rota

BAFTA Awards (1976)

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Al Pacino
For Dog Day Afternoon

Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music [Nominee]


Nino Rota

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Peter Zinner
Barry Malkin
Richard Marks

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles

Robert De Niro

Directors Guild of America, USA (1975)

DGA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Francis Ford Coppola
Michael S. Glick
Newt Arnold
Henry J. Lange Jr.

Golden Schmoes Awards (2001)

Golden Schmoes [Winner]

Best DVD of the Year

For The Godfather and The Godfather Part III

National Film Preservation Board, USA (1993)

National Film Registry [Winner]


National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA (1975)

NSFC Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Gordon Willis
For The Parallax View

NSFC Award [Winner]

Best Director

Francis Ford Coppola
For The Conversation

New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1974)

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Robert De Niro

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Lee Strasberg

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Film

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Francis Ford Coppola

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 and The Godfather Part III

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Overall Blu-Ray Disc

For The Godfather and The Godfather Part III

Writers Guild of America, USA (1975)

WGA Award (Screen) [Winner]

Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium

Francis Ford Coppola
Mario Puzo