Porgy and Bess (1959)

Genres - Musical  |   Sub-Genres - Musical Romance, Operetta  |   Run Time - 138 min.  |   Countries - United States   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Academy Awards

Year Nominee Category Won/Nominated
1959 Best Achievement in Cinematography (Color) Nominated
1959 Best Achievement in Costume Design (Color) Nominated
1959 Best Achievement in Music (Scoring of a Musical Picture) Won
1959 Best Achievement in Sound Nominated

Golden Globe Awards

Year Nominee Category Won/Nominated
1960 Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy Nominated
1960
 
Best Motion Picture - Musical Won
1960 Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy Nominated
1960 Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy Nominated

Grammy Awards

Year Nominee Category Won/Nominated
1959 Best Sound Track Album Or Recording Of Original Cast From A Motion Picture Or Television Won

Writers Guild Awards

Year Nominee Category Won/Nominated
1960 Musical Nominated