|1972||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Original Dramatic Score||Limelight||Won|
|1952||British Academy of Film and Television Arts||Best Film - Any Source||Limelight||Nominated|
|1947||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Original Screenplay||Monsieur Verdoux||Nominated|
|1940||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Actor||The Great Dictator||Nominated|
|1940||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Original Screenplay||The Great Dictator||Nominated|
by Eric Kohn
As a fresh 35mm print of Charlie Chaplin's quintessential 1947 thriller Monsieur Verdoux begins circulating through revival houses around the country, it seems like a good time to remind people that while the late actor is mainly...