Academy Awards, USA (1977)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Picture

Irwin Winkler
Robert Chartoff

Oscar [Winner]

Best Director

John G. Avildsen

Oscar [Winner]

Best Film Editing

Richard Halsey
Scott Conrad

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Sylvester Stallone

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Talia Shire

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Burgess Meredith

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Burt Young

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Sylvester Stallone

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Sound

Harry W. Tetrick
William L. McCaughey
Lyle J. Burbridge
Bud Alper

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Music, Original Song

Bill Conti
Carol Connors
Ayn Robbins

Golden Globes, USA (1977)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Director - Motion Picture

John G. Avildsen

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Actor in Motion Picture - Drama

Sylvester Stallone

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

Talia Shire

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

Sylvester Stallone

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Original Score - Motion Picture

Bill Conti

BAFTA Awards (1978)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Sylvester Stallone

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Direction

John G. Avildsen

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Editing

Richard Halsey

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Film

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Sylvester Stallone

American Cinema Editors, USA (1977)

Eddie [Winner]

Best Edited Feature Film

Richard Halsey
Scott Conrad

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards (1988)

ASCAP Award [Winner]

Most Performed Feature Film Standards

Carol Connors
Ayn Robbins
Bill Conti

Awards of the Japanese Academy (1978)

Award of the Japanese Academy [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

Blue Ribbon Awards (1978)

Blue Ribbon Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

John G. Avildsen

David di Donatello Awards (1977)

David [Winner]

Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)

Sylvester Stallone

Directors Guild of America, USA (1977)

DGA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

John G. Avildsen
Ted Swanson
Fred T. Gallo
Steve Perry

Grammy Awards (1978)

Grammy [Nominee]

Best Album of Original Score written for a Motion Picture or Television Special

Bill Conti

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards (1976)

KCFCC Award [Winner]

Best Film

KCFCC Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Sylvester Stallone

Kinema Junpo Awards (1978)

Kinema Junpo Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

John G. Avildsen

Readers' Choice Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

John G. Avildsen

National Board of Review, USA (1976)

NBR Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Actress

Talia Shire

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA (2006)

National Film Registry [Winner]


National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA (1977)

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Talia Shire

New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1977)

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Actress

Talia Shire

Online Film & Television Association (2018)

OFTA Film Hall of Fame [Winner]

Motion Picture

Satellite Awards (2009)

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Overall Blu-Ray Disc

For Rocky II , Rocky III , Rocky IV , Rocky V and Rocky Balboa

Writers Guild of America, USA (1977)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee]

Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen

Sylvester Stallone