The Departed Movie Poster

The Departed

South Boston cop Billy Costigan (Leonardo DiCaprio) goes under cover to infiltrate the organization of gangland chief Frank Costello (Jack Nicholson)....

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2006)
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2006)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
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Something's Gotta Give

When aging womanizer Harry Sanborn (Jack Nicholson) and his young girlfriend, Marin (Amanda Peet), arrive at her family's beach house in the...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
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About Schmidt

Warren Schmidt (Jack Nicholson) has arrived at several of life's crossroads all at the same time. To begin with, he is retiring from a lifetime...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2002)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2002)
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
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As Good as It Gets

Melvin Udall (Jack Nicholson) is an obsessive-compulsive writer of romantic fiction who's rude to everyone he meets, including his gay neighbor...

Won
Actor in a Leading Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1997)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
A Few Good Men Movie Poster

A Few Good Men

Lt. Daniel Kaffee (Tom Cruise) is a military lawyer defending two U.S. Marines charged with killing a fellow Marine at the Guantanamo Bay Naval...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
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Hoffa

Dramatized biography of the infamous American union boss Jimmy Hoffa, following four decades of his life, from his rise as head of the Teamsters...

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

Batman

Having witnessed his parents' brutal murder as a child, millionaire philanthropist Bruce Wayne (Michael Keaton) fights crime in Gotham City disguised...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1989)
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
Ironweed Movie Poster

Ironweed

In Depression-era Albany, N.Y., erstwhile baseball star Francis Phelan (Jack Nicholson) has become an alcoholic vagabond after guilt over accidentally...

Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
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Prizzi's Honor

For Charley Partanna (Jack Nicholson), life in the Prizzi family is good as long as he honors the wishes of the Godfather (William Hickey). Partanna...

Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Terms of Endearment Movie Poster

Terms of Endearment

Widow Aurora Greenway (Shirley MacLaine) and her daughter, Emma (Debra Winger), have a strong bond, but Emma marries teacher Flap Horton (Jeff...

Won
Actor in a Supporting Role
Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Reds Movie Poster

Reds

American journalist John Reed (Warren Beatty) journeys to Russia to document the Boleshevik Revolution and returns a revolutionary. His fervor...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1982)
Won
Supporting Actor
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Movie Poster

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

When Randle Patrick McMurphy (Jack Nicholson) gets transferred for evaluation from a prison farm to a mental institution, he assumes it will...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1976)
Won
Actor
Won
Actor
Won
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
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Chinatown

When Los Angeles private eye J.J. "Jake" Gittes (Jack Nicholson) is hired by Evelyn Mulwray to investigate her husband's activities, he believes...

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

The Last Detail

When sailor Larry Meadows (Randy Quaid) is sentenced to eight years in a New Hampshire prison, Navy lifers Billy Buddusky (Jack Nicholson) and...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1974)
Won
Actor
Nominated
Actor
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
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Carnal Knowledge

Nice guy Sandy (Art Garfunkel) and charming schemer Jonathan (Jack Nicholson) meet as college roommates in the late 1940s. Sandy woos and eventually...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Five Easy Pieces Movie Poster

Five Easy Pieces

Rejecting his cultured upper-class background as a classical pianist, Robert Dupea (Jack Nicholson) opts for a blue-collar existence, working...

Nominated
Actor
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Easy Rider Movie Poster

Easy Rider

Wyatt (Peter Fonda) and Billy (Dennis Hopper), two Harley-riding hippies, complete a drug deal in Southern California and decide to travel cross-country...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1969)
Nominated
Supporting Actor
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role