Oscar 1974: Best Actor–Oscar, Critics Awards, Golden Globe, Festivals

Oscar: Art Carney, Harry and Tonto

N.Y. Film Critics: Jack Nicholson, Chinatown

National Society: Nicholson, Chinatown, The Last Detail

National Board: Gene Hackman, The Conversation

Golden Globes: Nicholson (drama)

Cannes: Nicholson, The Last Detail

Berlin: Antonio Fernandez, Next to Kin

Venice:  No Award

British: Nicholson, Chinatown, The Last Detail