awards for The Silence of the Lambs on AllMovie

The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Won Best Actor 1991
Won Best Actress 1991
Won Best Adapted Screenplay 1991
Won Best Director 1991
Nominated Best Editing 1991
Won Best Picture 1991
Nominated Best Sound 1991

American Film Institute

Won 100 Greatest American Movies
 
1998

Berlin International Film Festival

Won Silver Bear for Best Director 1991

British Academy of Film and Television Arts

Won Best Actor 1991
Won Best Actress 1991
Nominated Best Adapted Screenplay 1991
Nominated Best Picture
 
1991
Nominated David Lean Award 1991

Directors Guild of America

Won Best Director 1991

Hollywood Foreign Press Association

Nominated Best Director 1991
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy 1991
Won Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama 1991
Nominated Best Picture - Drama
 
1991

National Board of Review

Won Best Director 1991
Won Best Picture
 
1991
Won Best Supporting Actor 1991

New York Film Critics Circle

Won Best Actor 1991
Won Best Actress 1991
Won Best Director 1991
Won Best Picture
 
1991

People's Choice Awards

Won Best Picture - Drama
 
1991