Golden Globes, USA (1988)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

Randy Quaid

Primetime Emmy Awards (1987)

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Editing for a Miniseries or a Special - Single Camera Production

Steven Cohen

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition for a Miniseries or a Special (Dramatic Underscore)

Johnny Mandel

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Directing in a Miniseries or a Special

Peter Werner

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Drama/Comedy Special

Louis Rudolph
John Brice
Sandra Saxon Brice

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special

Randy Quaid

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Drama Miniseries or a Special

Joseph D. Citarella
Grover B. Helsley
Don Summer
Ray West

Casting Society of America, USA (1988)

Artios [Winner]

Best Casting for TV Movie of the Week

Judith Holstra
Marcia Ross