The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone Movie Poster

The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone

Karen Stone (Helen Mirren) is a former actress who has settled into a staid marriage with a wealthy husband (Brian Dennehy). After he suddenly...

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2003)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Deep in My Heart Movie Poster

Deep in My Heart

A black woman (Gloria Reuben) is reunited with her white birth mother 34 years after being given up for adoption (Anne Bancroft).

Won
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Homecoming Movie Poster

Homecoming

Abandoned by their mother and rejected by a cousin, four children turn up at their cantankerous grandmother's (Anne Bancroft).

Screen Actors Guild Awards (1996)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
84 Charing Cross Road Movie Poster

84 Charing Cross Road

New York City bibliophile Helene Hanff (Anne Bancroft) writes to the London bookshop Marks & Co in search of some titles she has not been able...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1987)
Won
Actress in a Leading Role
'Night, Mother Movie Poster

'Night, Mother

Jessie Cates (Sissy Spacek) packs her belongings into bags intended for donation to charity. She's doing so because, as she tells her mother,...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Agnes of God Movie Poster

Agnes of God

Dr. Martha Livingston (Jane Fonda) is a court-appointed psychiatrist sent to evaluate Sister Agnes (Meg Tilly), a young nun whose infant has...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Garbo Talks Movie Poster

Garbo Talks

When doting son Gilbert Rolfe (Ron Silver) finds out his mother has a brain tumor, he is devastated. His incorrigible mother, Estelle (Anne Bancroft),...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
To Be or Not to Be Movie Poster

To Be or Not to Be

Frederick Bronski (Mel Brooks) and his adulterous wife, Anna (Anne Bancroft), are a pair of hammy actors running a low-rent theater in Warsaw,...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
The Turning Point Movie Poster

The Turning Point

Forced to give up ballet after becoming pregnant, Deedee (Shirley MacLaine) moved from New York to Oklahoma to raise a family with her husband...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1978)
Nominated
Actress
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Prisoner of Second Avenue Movie Poster

The Prisoner of Second Avenue

Neurotic middle-aged New Yorker Mel Edison (Jack Lemmon) is fired from his advertising job, forcing his loving wife, Edna (Anne Bancroft), to...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1975)
Nominated
Actress
Young Winston Movie Poster

Young Winston

Lavish rendering of Winston Churchill's early life, from his school days, through his adventures in Africa, to his first days in Parliament....

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1972)
Nominated
Actress
The Graduate Movie Poster

The Graduate

Benjamin Braddock (Dustin Hoffman) has just finished college and, back at his parents' house, he's trying to avoid the one question everyone...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1968)
Nominated
Actress
Won
Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy
Nominated
Actress
The Pumpkin Eater Movie Poster

The Pumpkin Eater

Jo (Anne Bancroft) leaves the banality of her marriage to second husband Giles (Richard Johnson) to wed her screenwriter lover, Jake Armitage...

Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1964)
Won
Foreign Actress
The Miracle Worker Movie Poster

The Miracle Worker

Blind and deaf after suffering a terrible fever as a baby, young Helen Keller (Patty Duke) has spent years unable to communicate, leaving her...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1962)
Won
Foreign Actress
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Won
Actress
Haven TV Show Poster

Haven

A U.S. official escorts Holocaust refugees from 1940s war-torn Europe to temporary shelter in America.

Nominated
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All TV Show Poster

Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All

On her 100th birthday, Lucy Marsden recalls her life as a Civil War veteran's 14-year-old bride.

Nominated
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie