Golden Globes, USA (2010)

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Original Score - Motion Picture

Carter Burwell
Karen O

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA (2010)

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Fantasy Film

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Catherine Keener

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Performance by a Younger Actor

Max Records

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Writing

Spike Jonze
Dave Eggers

Austin Film Critics Association (2009)

Austin Film Critics Award [Nominee]

Best Film

Awards Circuit Community Awards (2009)

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture

John B. Carls
Gary Goetzman
Tom Hanks
Vincent Landay
Maurice Sendak

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Spike Jonze
Dave Eggers

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Lance Acord

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Original Score

Carter Burwell
Karen O

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Achievement in Visual Effects

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Visual Effects

Black Reel Awards (2010)

Black Reel [Nominee]

Best Voice Performance

Forest Whitaker

BMI Film & TV Awards (2010)

BMI Film Music Award [Winner]

Film Music

Karen O
Carter Burwell

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards (2010)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Young Actor/Actress

Max Records

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Costume Design

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Score

Carter Burwell
Karen O

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Song

Karen O
Nick Zinner

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards (2009)

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Picture

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Most Promising Performer

Max Records

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Spike Jonze

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay, Adapted

Spike Jonze
Dave Eggers

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Lance Acord

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Original Score

Carter Burwell
Karen O

Gold Derby Awards (2010)

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Cinematography

Lance Acord

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Original Score

Carter Burwell
Karen O

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Original Song

Carter Burwell
Karen O

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Visual Effects

Ben Gibbs
Daniel Jeannette
Marc Kolbe
Chris Watts

Golden Schmoes Awards (2009)

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Music in a Movie

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Favorite Movie Poster of the Year

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Trailer of the Year

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US (2009)

IFJA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Spike Jonze

Original Vision Award [Winner]


IFJA Award [Nominee]

Best Picture

IFJA Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Spike Jonze
Dave Eggers

International Cinephile Society Awards (2010)

ICS Award [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Spike Jonze
Dave Eggers

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA) (2010)

INOCA [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Spike Jonze
Dave Eggers

INOCA [Nominee]

Best Costume Design

Casey Storm

INOCA [Nominee]

Best Visual Effects

INOCA [Nominee]

Best Original Score

Carter Burwell
Karen O

INOCA [Nominee]

Best Original Song

Karen O
Nick Zinner

Internet Film Critic Society (2009)

IFCS Award [Winner]

Most Underrated Film

National Board of Review, USA (2009)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

Online Film & Television Association (2010)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Youth Performance

Max Records

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Music, Original Score

Carter Burwell
Karen O

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Music, Original Song

Karen O
Nick Zinner

Online Film Critics Society Awards (2010)

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Spike Jonze
Dave Eggers

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Original Score

Carter Burwell
Karen O

People's Choice Awards, USA (2010)

People's Choice Award [Nominee]

Favorite Family Movie

Satellite Awards (2009)

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture, Animated or Mixed Media

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Original Score

Carter Burwell
Karen O

Scream Awards (2010)

Scream Award [Nominee]

Best Fantasy Movie

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US (2009)

SLFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Lance Acord

SLFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Visual Effects

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards (2009)

WAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Art Direction

World Soundtrack Awards (2010)

World Soundtrack Award [Nominee]

Soundtrack Composer of the Year

Carter Burwell
For The Blind Side , A Serious Man , Howl and The Kids Are All Right

World Soundtrack Award [Nominee]

Best Original Soundtrack of the Year

Carter Burwell
Karen O

Young Artist Awards (2010)

Young Artist Award [Winner]

Best Performance in a Feature Film - Leading Young Actor

Max Records