What if God Were the Sun? Movie Poster

What if God Were the Sun?

A terminally ill woman (Gena Rowlands) changes the life of a troubled nurse (Lacey Chabert).

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2007)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
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Hysterical Blindness

Pushing 30, Debby (Uma Thurman) finds herself anxiously single, despite the fact that she and her best friend Beth (Juliette Lewis) spend every...

Won
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
The Color of Love: Jacey's Story Movie Poster

The Color of Love: Jacey's Story

Orphaned after an accident, Jacey (Penny Bae Bridges) is put under the care of her grandmother, Georgia Porter (Gena Rowlands), a white Southern...

Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
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Unhook the Stars

Widowed mother Mildred (Gena Rowlands) must suddenly redefine herself and find an outlet for her nurturing side when her adult daughter moves...

Screen Actors Guild Awards (1996)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Crazy in Love Movie Poster

Crazy in Love

An island in Puget Sound is the backdrop for this story of the triumphs and heartbreaks of three generations of women.

Nominated
Best Performance by An Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Face of a Stranger Movie Poster

Face of a Stranger

An insecure widow (Gena Rowlands) finds strength and direction with a homeless woman (Tyne Daly) in her Seattle neighborhood.

Won
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
The Betty Ford Story Movie Poster

The Betty Ford Story

Based on the life of the former first lady, this film depicts the ups and downs of Betty Ford (Gena Rowlands), the wife of President Gerald Ford...

Won
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Won
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
An Early Frost Movie Poster

An Early Frost

Successful lawyer Michael Pierson (Aidan Quinn) is gay, but he has always hidden this part of his life from his mother, Katherine (Gena Rowlands),...

Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Thursday's Child Movie Poster

Thursday's Child

New Hampshire parents (Gena Rowlands, Don Murray) are told their suddenly ill teenage son (Rob Lowe) will die without a heart transplant.

Nominated
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
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Gloria

A gangster's tough ex-girlfriend (Gena Rowlands) protects an orphaned Puerto Rican boy (John Adames) the mob wants dead.

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

Opening Night

Actress Myrtle Gordon (Gena Rowlands) is a functioning alcoholic actress who is a few days from the opening night of her latest play, concerning...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
A Woman Under the Influence Movie Poster

A Woman Under the Influence

Mabel Longhetti (Gena Rowlands), desperate and lonely, is married to a Los Angeles municipal construction worker, Nick (Peter Falk). Increasingly...

Nominated
Actress
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama