awards for The Bridge on the River Kwai on AllMovie

The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Won Best Actor 1957
Won Best Adapted Screenplay 1957
Won Best Cinematography 1957
Won Best Director 1957
Won Best Editing 1957
Won Best Picture 1957
Won Best Score 1957
Nominated Best Supporting Actor 1957

American Film Institute

Won 100 Greatest American Movies
 
1998

British Academy of Film and Television Arts

Won Best British Actor 1957
Won Best Film - Any Source 1957
Won Best Screenplay 1957

Directors Guild of America

Won Best Director 1957

Hollywood Foreign Press Association

Won Best Director 1957
Won Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama 1957
Won Best Picture - Drama
 
1957

Library of Congress

Won U.S. National Film Registry
 
1997

National Board of Review

Won Best Actor 1957
Won Best Director 1957
Won Best Picture
 
1957
Won Best Supporting Actor 1957

New York Film Critics Circle

Won Best Actor 1957
Won Best Director 1957
Won Best Picture
 
1957