The Royal Tenenbaums Movie Poster

The Royal Tenenbaums

Royal Tenenbaum and his wife Etheline had three children and then they separated. All three children are extraordinary --- all geniuses. Virtually...

Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Unforgiven Movie Poster

Unforgiven

When prostitute Delilah Fitzgerald (Anna Thomson) is disfigured by a pair of cowboys in Big Whiskey, Wyoming, her fellow brothel workers post...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1992)
Won
Actor in a Supporting Role
Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Won
Actor in a Supporting Role
Mississippi Burning Movie Poster

Mississippi Burning

When a group of civil rights workers goes missing in a small Mississippi town, FBI agents Alan Ward (Willem Dafoe) and Rupert Anderson (Gene...

Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Twice in a Lifetime Movie Poster

Twice in a Lifetime

An unhappily married steelworker (Gene Hackman) turns 50 and sees a chance for a whole new life with a barmaid (Ann-Margret).

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Under Fire Movie Poster

Under Fire

A pair of news correspondents chronicling the final days of the corrupt Samoza Regime in Nicaragua find themselves under fire from both sides....

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Superman: The Movie Movie Poster

Superman: The Movie

Just before the destruction of the planet Krypton, scientist Jor-El (Marlon Brando) sends his infant son Kal-El on a spaceship to Earth. Raised...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1978)
Nominated
Supporting Actor
Night Moves Movie Poster

Night Moves

Hard-nosed private investigator Harry Moseby (Gene Hackman), to distract himself from a rapidly deteriorating marriage, takes a case from an...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1975)
Nominated
Actor
French Connection II Movie Poster

French Connection II

This sequel to William Friedkin's 1971 crime drama finds Detective "Popeye" Doyle (Gene Hackman) still hot on the trail of slippery drug trafficker...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1975)
Nominated
Actor
The Conversation Movie Poster

The Conversation

Surveillance expert Harry Caul (Gene Hackman) is hired by a mysterious client's brusque aide (Harrison Ford) to tail a young couple, Mark (Frederic...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1974)
Nominated
Actor
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Poseidon Adventure Movie Poster

The Poseidon Adventure

En route from New York City to Greece on New Year's Eve, majestic passenger ship the S.S. Poseidon is overtaken by a tidal wave. With the captain...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1972)
Won
Actor
The French Connection Movie Poster

The French Connection

New York Detective "Popeye" Doyle (Gene Hackman) and his partner (Roy Scheider) chase a French heroin smuggler.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1972)
Won
Actor
Won
Actor in a Leading Role
Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
I Never Sang for My Father Movie Poster

I Never Sang for My Father

Gene Garrison (Gene Hackman) is a successful college professor, who has a rocky relationship with his dad, Tom (Melvyn Douglas). He believes...

Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
Bonnie and Clyde Movie Poster

Bonnie and Clyde

Small-time crook Clyde Barrow (Warren Beatty) tries to steal a car and winds up with its owner's daughter, dissatisfied small-town girl Bonnie...

Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role