Arthur Poster

(1981)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1982

Winner
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
John Gielgud

John Gielgud was not present at the award's ceremony. Presenters Carol Burnett and Joel Grey ... More

John Gielgud was not present at the award's ceremony. Presenters Carol Burnett and Joel Grey accepted the award on his behalf.

Best Music, Original Song
Burt Bacharach
Carole Bayer Sager
Christopher Cross
Peter Allen
For the song "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)"
Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Dudley Moore
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Steve Gordon

Golden Globes, USA 1982

Winner
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Dudley Moore
Best Actor in a Supporting Role - Motion Picture
John Gielgud
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Burt Bacharach (music)
Christopher Cross (music/lyrics)
Carole Bayer Sager (music)
Peter Allen (lyrics)
Song: "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)"
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Liza Minnelli

BAFTA Awards 1982

Nominee
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
Burt Bacharach
Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Artist
John Gielgud

American Movie Awards 1982

Winner
Marquee
Best Supporting Actor
John Gielgud

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 1991

Winner
ASCAP Award
Most Performed Feature Film Standards
Peter Allen
Burt Bacharach
Christopher Cross
Carole Bayer Sager
For the song "Arthur's Theme (Best that You Can Do)".

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1981

Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
John Gielgud

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1981

Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
John Gielgud
Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Steve Gordon
Tied with Dennis Potter for Pennies from Heaven (1981).

Writers Guild of America, USA 1982

Winner
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Comedy Written Directly for the Screen
Steve Gordon

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