Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA (2012)

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Action/Adventure Film

BET Awards (2012)

BET Award [Nominee]

Best Movie

Black Reel Awards (2013)

Black Reel [Nominee]

Best Actor

Nate Parker

Black Reel [Nominee]

Best Screenplay, Original or Adapted

John Ridley
Aaron McGruder

Black Reel [Nominee]

Best Original Score

Terence Blanchard

Image Awards (NAACP) (2013)

Image Award [Winner]

Outstanding Motion Picture

Image Award [Winner]

Outstanding Independent Motion Picture

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture (Theatrical or Television)

John Ridley
Aaron McGruder

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Directing in a Motion Picture (Theatrical or Television)

Anthony Hemingway

Teen Choice Awards (2012)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice Movie: Action