Academy Awards, USA (2013)

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

Denzel Washington

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Writing, Original Screenplay

John Gatins

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)

Actor [Nominee]

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

Denzel Washington

AACTA International Awards (2013)

AACTA International Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Denzel Washington

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards (2013)

Movies for Grownups Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Denzel Washington

Movies for Grownups Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor

John Goodman

Alliance of Women Film Journalists (2013)

EDA Special Mention Award [Winner]

Most Egregious Age Difference Between the Leading Man and the Love Interest

Denzel Washington
Kelly Reilly
Nadine Velazquez

EDA Special Mention Award [Nominee]

Unforgettable Moment

Denzel Washington

BET Awards (2013)

BET Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Denzel Washington

BET Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Don Cheadle
For House of Lies

Black Film Critics Circle Awards (2012)

BFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Picture

Black Reel Awards (2013)

Black Reel [Winner]

Best Actor

Denzel Washington

Black Reel [Nominee]

Best Film

Laurie MacDonald
Walter F. Parkes
Jack Rapke
Steve Starkey
Robert Zemeckis
Paramount Pictures

Black Reel [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Tamara Tunie

Black Reel [Nominee]

Best Ensemble

Victoria Burrows

BMI Film & TV Awards (2013)

BMI Film Music Award [Winner]

Film Music

Alan Silvestri

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards (2013)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Denzel Washington

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Original Screenplay

John Gatins

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA) (2013)

Oglethorpe Award for Excellence in Georgia Cinema [Nominee]


Robert Zemeckis
John Gatins

Global Nonviolent Film Festival (2014)

Jury Prize [Winner]

Best Screenplay

John Gatins

Golden Globes, USA (2013)

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

Denzel Washington

Golden Schmoes Awards (2012)

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Actor of the Year

Denzel Washington

Golden Trailer Awards (2013)

Golden Trailer [Winner]

Best Sound Editing

Paramount Pictures
Buddha Jones

Golden Trailer [Nominee]

Best Drama

Paramount Pictures
Buddha Jones

Golden Trailer [Nominee]

Best Music

Paramount Pictures
Buddha Jones

Golden Trailer [Nominee]

Best Drama TV Spot

Paramount Pictures
Buddha Jones

Golden Trailer [Nominee]

Best Graphics in a TV Spot

Paramount Pictures
Buddha Jones

Golden Trailer [Nominee]

Best in Show

Paramount Pictures
Buddha Jones

Hollywood Post Alliance, US (2013)

HPA Awards [Nominee]

Outstanding Editing - Feature Film

Jeremiah O'Driscoll

Humanitas Prize (2013)

Humanitas Prize [Nominee]

Feature Film Category

John Gatins

IGN Summer Movie Awards (2012)

IGN Award [Nominee]

Best Movie Actor

Denzel Washington

Image Awards (NAACP) (2013)

Image Award [Winner]

Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture

Denzel Washington

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Motion Picture

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture

Don Cheadle

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture (Theatrical or Television)

John Gatins

MTV Movie + TV Awards (2013)

MTV Movie Award [Nominee]

Best WTF Moment

Denzel Washington

Prism Awards (2013)

Prism Award [Winner]

Feature Film - Substance Use

Satellite Awards (2012)

Satellite Award [Winner]

Best Visual Effects

Jim Gibbs
Kevin Baillie
Michael Lantieri
Ryan Tudhope

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Jeremiah O'Driscoll

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Sound (Editing & Mixing)

Dennis Leonard
Dennis S. Sands
Randy Thom
William B. Kaplan

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Motion Picture

Denzel Washington

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

John Goodman

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay, Original

John Gatins

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US (2012)

SLFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Denzel Washington

SLFCA Award [Nominee]

Special Merit (for best scene, cinematic technique or other memorable aspect or moment)

Denzel Washington
Tamara Tunie
Brian Geraghty
Nadine Velazquez

Village Voice Film Poll (2012)

VVFP Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Denzel Washington

Visual Effects Society Awards (2013)

VES Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects in a Feature Motion Picture

Kevin Baillie
Michael Lantieri
Chris Stoski
Ryan Tudhope

Writers Guild of America, USA (2013)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee]

Best Original Screenplay

John Gatins