Academy Awards, USA (1996)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Picture

Mel Gibson
Alan Ladd Jr.
Bruce Davey

Oscar [Winner]

Best Director

Mel Gibson

Oscar [Winner]

Best Cinematography

John Toll

Oscar [Winner]

Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing

Lon Bender
Per Hallberg

Oscar [Winner]

Best Makeup

Peter Frampton
Paul Pattison
Lois Burwell

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Randall Wallace

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Costume Design

Charles Knode

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Sound

Andy Nelson
Scott Millan
Anna Behlmer
Brian Simmons

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Steven Rosenblum

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Music, Original Dramatic Score

James Horner

Golden Globes, USA (1996)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Director - Motion Picture

Mel Gibson

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

Randall Wallace

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Original Score - Motion Picture

James Horner

BAFTA Awards (1996)

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

John Toll

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Costume Design

Charles Knode

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Sound

Per Hallberg
Lon Bender
Brian Simmons
Andy Nelson
Scott Millan
Anna Behlmer

Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music [Nominee]


James Horner

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Make Up/Hair

Peter Frampton
Paul Pattison
Lois Burwell

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Production Design

Thomas E. Sanders

David Lean Award for Direction [Nominee]


Mel Gibson

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA (1996)

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Action/Adventure Film

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Music

James Horner

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Costumes

Charles Knode

American Cinema Editors, USA (1996)

Eddie [Winner]

Best Edited Feature Film

Steven Rosenblum

American Cinema Foundation, USA (1996)

E Pluribus Unum Award [Winner]

Feature Film

American Society of Cinematographers, USA (1996)

ASC Award [Winner]

Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases

John Toll

Awards Circuit Community Awards (1995)

ACCA [Winner]

Best Art Direction

Thomas E. Sanders
Peter Howitt

ACCA [Winner]

Best Costume Design

Charles Knode

ACCA [Winner]

Best Makeup & Hairstyling

ACCA [Winner]

Best Original Score

James Horner

ACCA [Winner]

Best Stunt Ensemble

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Director

Mel Gibson

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Original Screenplay

Randall Wallace

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

John Toll

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Steven Rosenblum

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Sound

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards (1996)

Critics Choice Award [Winner]

Best Director

Mel Gibson

Camerimage (1996)

Golden Frog [Nominee]


John Toll

Cinema Audio Society, USA (1996)

C.A.S. Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Feature Films

Andy Nelson
Scott Millan
Anna Behlmer
Brian Simmons

Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain (1996)

CEC Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Film (Mejor PelĂ­cula Extranjera)

Mel Gibson

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards (1996)

DFWFCA Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

John Toll

DFWFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Picture

Directors Guild of America, USA (1996)

DGA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Mel Gibson

Empire Awards, UK (1996)

Empire Award [Winner]

Best Film

Flaiano International Prizes (1996)

Golden Pegasus [Winner]

Best Foreign Actress

Catherine McCormack

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) (2016)

IFMCA Award [Nominee]

Best Archival Release of an Existing Score - Re-Release

James Horner
Dan Goldwasser
Michael Matessino
Jeff Bond
Jim Titus

Jupiter Award (1995)

Jupiter Award [Winner]

Best International Director

Mel Gibson

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA (1996)

Golden Reel Award [Winner]

Best Sound Editing - Sound Effects & Foley

Golden Reel Award [Winner]

Best Sound Editing - Dialogue

Mark R. La Pointe

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA (1995)

Golden Reel Award [Winner]

Best Sound Editing - Sound Effects

Nigel Holland

MTV Movie + TV Awards (1996)

MTV Movie Award [Winner]

Best Action Sequence

MTV Movie Award [Nominee]

Best Movie

MTV Movie Award [Nominee]

Best Male Performance

Mel Gibson

National Board of Review, USA (1995)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

Special Achievement Award [Winner]


Mel Gibson

Publicists Guild of America (1996)

Maxwell Weinberg Award [Winner]

Motion Picture

Writers Guild of America, USA (1996)

WGA Award (Screen) [Winner]

Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Randall Wallace