Academy Awards, USA (1987)

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

Raynold Gideon
Bruce A. Evans

Golden Globes, USA (1987)

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Director - Motion Picture

Rob Reiner

Awards of the Japanese Academy (1988)

Award of the Japanese Academy [Nominee]

Best Foreign Language Film

BMI Film & TV Awards (1988)

Most Performed Song from a Film [Winner]


Ben E. King

Casting Society of America, USA (1987)

Artios [Nominee]

Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama

Jane Jenkins
Janet Hirshenson

Directors Guild of America, USA (1987)

DGA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Rob Reiner

Film Independent Spirit Awards (1987)

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee]

Best Feature

Andrew Scheinman
Raynold Gideon
Bruce A. Evans

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Rob Reiner

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Raynold Gideon
Bruce A. Evans

Heartland Film (1986)

Truly Moving Picture Award [Winner]


Rob Reiner

Kinema Junpo Awards (1988)

Readers' Choice Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

Rob Reiner

National Board of Review, USA (1986)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

Writers Guild of America, USA (1987)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee]

Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

Raynold Gideon
Bruce A. Evans