Academy Awards, USA (1984)

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Lawrence Lasker
Walter F. Parkes

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

William A. Fraker

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Sound

Michael J. Kohut
Carlos Delarios
Aaron Rochin
Willie D. Burton

BAFTA Awards (1984)

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Sound

Willie D. Burton
Michael J. Kohut
William L. Manger

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Production Design/Art Direction

Angelo P. Graham

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Special Visual Effects

Michael L. Fink
Joe Digaetano
Jack Cooperman
Don Hansard
Colin Cantwell
William A. Fraker

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA (1984)

Saturn Award [Winner]

Best Director

John Badham

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Science Fiction Film

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Matthew Broderick

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Ally Sheedy

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

John Wood

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Writing

Lawrence Lasker
Walter F. Parkes

American Cinema Editors, USA (1984)

Eddie [Winner]

Best Edited Feature Film

Tom Rolf

Hugo Awards (1984)

Hugo [Nominee]

Best Dramatic Presentation

John Badham
Lawrence Lasker
Walter F. Parkes

Satellite Awards (2008)

Satellite Award [Winner]

Best Youth DVD

Writers Guild of America, USA (1984)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee]

Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen

Lawrence Lasker
Walter F. Parkes

Young Artist Awards (1984)

Young Artist Award [Nominee]

Best Family Feature Motion Picture

Young Artist Award [Nominee]

Best Young Motion Picture Actress in a Feature Film

Ally Sheedy