James Horner's Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
2011 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films The Karate Kid (2010)
2010 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films Avatar (2009)
2010 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Music Avatar (2009)
2010 BMI Film Music Award BMI Film & TV Awards Film Music Avatar (2009)
2009 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008)
2006 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films Flightplan (2005)
2005 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films Troy (2004)
2003 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films A Beautiful Mind (2001)
2002 Golden Satellite Award Satellite Awards Best Original Song A Beautiful Mind (2001) Will Jennings
2001 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
2001 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films The Perfect Storm (2000)
2001 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Music How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
1999 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films Deep Impact (1998)
1999 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films The Mask of Zorro (1998)
1999 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Most Performed Songs from Motion Pictures Titanic (1997) Will Jennings
1999 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or for Television Titanic (1997) Will Jennings
1999 Grammy Grammy Awards Song of the Year Titanic (1997) Will Jennings, Céline Dion
1998 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Music, Original Song Titanic (1997) Will Jennings
1998 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Music, Original Dramatic Score Titanic (1997)
1998 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Original Score - Motion Picture Titanic (1997)
1998 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Original Song - Motion Picture Titanic (1997) Will Jennings
1998 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films Titanic (1997)
1998 CFCA Award Chicago Film Critics Association Awards Best Original Score Titanic (1997)
1998 FMCJ Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Best Original Score for an Adventure Film The Mask of Zorro (1998)
1998 Sierra Award Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards Best Original Song Titanic (1997) Will Jennings
1998 OFTA Film Award Online Film & Television Association Best Music, Original Dramatic Score Titanic (1997)
1998 OFTA Film Award Online Film & Television Association Best Music, Original Song Titanic (1997) Will Jennings, Céline Dion
1998 Golden Satellite Award Satellite Awards Outstanding Original Score Titanic (1997)
1998 Golden Satellite Award Satellite Awards Outstanding Original Song Titanic (1997) Will Jennings
1997 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films Courage Under Fire (1996)
1997 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films Ransom (1996)
1997 ACCA Awards Circuit Community Awards Best Original Score Titanic (1997)
1996 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films Apollo 13 (1995)
1996 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films Casper (1995)
1995 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films Clear and Present Danger (1994)
1995 ACCA Awards Circuit Community Awards Best Original Score Braveheart (1995)
1994 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films The Pelican Brief (1993)
1993 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films Patriot Games (1992)
1991 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Instrumental Composition Written for a Motion Picture or for Television Glory (1989)
1990 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)
1988 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Most Performed Songs from Motion Pictures An American Tail (1986) Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil
1988 Most Performed Song from a Film BMI Film & TV Awards An American Tail (1986) Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil
1988 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or for Television An American Tail (1986) Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil
1988 Grammy Grammy Awards Song of the Year An American Tail (1986) Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, Linda Ronstadt, James Ingram
1987 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Top Box Office Films Aliens (1986)
1984 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Music Brainstorm (1983)
1982 LAFCA Award Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards Best Music 48 Hrs. (1982) Gus Loundermon, Brian O'Neal, Kevin O'Neal

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2012 IFMCA Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Best Original Score for an Action/Adventure/Thriller Film The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
2011 Black Reel Black Reel Awards Best Original Score The Karate Kid (2010)
2011 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Song Written for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media Avatar (2009) Simon Franglen, Kuk Harrell, Leona Lewis
2011 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Score Soundtrack Album for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media Avatar (2009)
2010 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Avatar (2009)
2010 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Original Score - Motion Picture Avatar (2009)
2010 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Original Song - Motion Picture Avatar (2009) Simon Franglen, Kuk Harrell
2010 Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music BAFTA Awards Avatar (2009)
2010 IFMCA Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Best Original Score for a Drama Film The Karate Kid (2010)
2010 OFTA Film Award Online Film & Television Association Best Music, Original Score Avatar (2009)
2010 World Soundtrack Award World Soundtrack Awards Best Original Soundtrack of the Year Avatar (2009)
2010 World Soundtrack Award World Soundtrack Awards Best Original Song Written for a Film Avatar (2009) Simon Franglen, Kuk Harrell, Leona Lewis
2009 ACCA Awards Circuit Community Awards Best Original Score Avatar (2009)
2009 CFCA Award Chicago Film Critics Association Awards Best Original Score Avatar (2009)
2009 HFCS Award Houston Film Critics Society Awards Best Original Score Avatar (2009)
2009 IFMCA Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Best New Release/Re-Release of an Existing Score The Journey of Natty Gann (1985) Simon Rhodes, Douglass Fake
2009 IFMCA Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Best New Release/Re-Release of an Existing Score Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan (1982) Lukas Kendall
2009 IFMCA Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Film Score of the Year Avatar (2009)
2009 IFMCA Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Film Composer of the Year
2009 IFMCA Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Best Original Score for a Fantasy/Science Fiction Film Avatar (2009)
2009 IFMCA Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Film Music Composition of the Year Avatar (2009)
2008 IFMCA Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Best Original Score for a Drama Film The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008)
2008 IFMCA Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Best Original Score for a Fantasy/Science Fiction Film The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008)
2006 Critics Choice Award Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards Best Composer The New World (2005)
2006 OFCS Award Online Film Critics Society Awards Best Original Score The New World (2005)
2005 IFMCA Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Film Score of the Year The New World (2005)
2005 IFMCA Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Best Original Score for a Drama Film The New World (2005)
2004 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Music, Original Score House of Sand and Fog (2003)
2004 Golden Satellite Award Satellite Awards Best Original Score The Missing (2003)
2004 World Soundtrack Award World Soundtrack Awards Best Original Song Written for Film Troy (2004) Cynthia Weil, Josh Groban, Tanja Tzarovska
2003 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media A Beautiful Mind (2001)
2002 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Music, Original Score A Beautiful Mind (2001)
2002 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Original Score - Motion Picture A Beautiful Mind (2001)
2002 CFCA Award Chicago Film Critics Association Awards Best Original Score A Beautiful Mind (2001)
2002 OFTA Film Award Online Film & Television Association Best Music, Original Score A Beautiful Mind (2001)
2002 PFCS Award Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards Best Original Score A Beautiful Mind (2001)
2002 Golden Satellite Award Satellite Awards Best Original Score A Beautiful Mind (2001)
2002 World Soundtrack Award World Soundtrack Awards Soundtrack Composer of the Year A Beautiful Mind (2001)
2001 ACCA Awards Circuit Community Awards Best Original Score A Beautiful Mind (2001)
1999 OFTA Film Award Online Film & Television Association Best Music, Original Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror Score Deep Impact (1998)
1998 Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music BAFTA Awards Titanic (1997)
1998 FMCJ Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Film Score of the Year The Mask of Zorro (1998)
1998 FMCJ Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Film Composer of the Year
1998 FMCJ Award International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) Best Original Score for an Adventure Film Mighty Joe Young (1998)
1996 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Music, Original Dramatic Score Apollo 13 (1995)
1996 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Music, Original Dramatic Score Braveheart (1995)
1996 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Original Score - Motion Picture Braveheart (1995)
1996 Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music BAFTA Awards Braveheart (1995)
1996 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Music Braveheart (1995)
1996 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or for Television The Pagemaster (1994) Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil
1995 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Original Score - Motion Picture Legends of the Fall (1994)
1992 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Original Song - Motion Picture An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991) Will Jennings
1991 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Music Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)
1990 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Music, Original Score Field of Dreams (1989)
1990 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Original Score - Motion Picture Glory (1989)
1990 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Album of Original Instrumental Background Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Field of Dreams (1989)
1988 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Album of Original Instrumental Background Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television An American Tail (1986)
1987 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Music, Original Song An American Tail (1986) Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil
1987 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Music, Original Score Aliens (1986)
1987 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Original Song - Motion Picture An American Tail (1986) Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil
1987 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Music An American Tail (1986)
1986 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Music Cocoon (1985)
1984 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Music Krull (1983)
1984 Saturn Award Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA Best Music Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983)