|2001||Screen Actors Guild||Best Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries||The Day Reagan Was Shot||Nominated|
|1995||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Actor||Mr. Holland's Opus||Nominated|
|1995||Hollywood Foreign Press Association||Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama||Mr. Holland's Opus||Nominated|
|1978||British Academy of Film and Television Arts||Best Actor||The Goodbye Girl||Won|
|1977||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Actor||The Goodbye Girl||Won|
by Laura Larson
Have you seen Amber Heard? She's definitely memorable -- and boyfriend Johnny Depp seems to agree. But at least one Hollywood heavyweight doesn't give a care, and that's her "Paranoia" co-star Richard Dreyfuss. During the...
by Jessie Heyman
Despite the fact that Richard Dreyfuss was out and about after the 84th Academy Awards, he wasn't really in the mood for celebrating. Dreyfuss begrudgingly discussed winning an Oscar at age 30, for 1977's "Goodbye Girl." "It made...
by Mel Valentin
In 1977, a science-fiction/fantasy/action film written and directed by George Lucas, Star Wars, grabbed the pop culture zeitgeist like few films before or after. While I saw Star Wars several times that summer, another film held...
by Jen Yamato
Over the span of two decades and change, Jerry O'Connell has gone from kid thesp (Stand By Me) to successful TV and film veteran ("Sliders," "Crossing Jordan," Jerry Maguire, and, uh, Kangaroo Jack) -- I mean, "Hollywood...
by Brad McHargue
Jaws, directed by Steven Spielberg, 1975. I decided to revisit this film in honor of it A) Being on Netflix, and B) it's 35th anniversary of making people afraid to go in the water. Like many popular thrillers, Jaws is one of...