Academy Awards:

  • 1979 Honorary Academy Award for his contribution to film
  • 1949 Best Actor in a Leading Role for Hamlet
  • 1949 Best Picture for Hamlet
  • 1947 Outstanding Achievement award for directing Henry V

    Emmy Awards:

  • 1984 Best Actor for King Lear (TV)
  • 1982 Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special for Brideshead Revisited (mini)
  • 1975 Outstanding Lead Actor in a Special Program – Drama or Comedy for Love Among the Ruins (TV)
  • 1973 Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role for Long Day’s Journey into Night (TV)
  • 1960 Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor for The Moon and Sixpence (TV)

    Golden Globe Awards:

  • 1983 Cecil B. DeMille Award
  • 1980 Nomination for Best Motion Picture Actor in a Supporting Role for A Little Romance
  • 1977 Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture Actor in a Supporting Role for Marathon Man
  • 1949 Best Motion Picture Actor for Hamlet 

    New York Film Critics Awards:

  • 1972 Best Actor Award for Sleuth
  • 1948 Best Actor Award for Hamlet
  • 1946 Best Actor Award for Henry V

    British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards:

  • 974 Nomination for Best Actor for Sleuth
  • 1970 Best Supporting Actor for Oh! What a Lovely War

    Other Awards: 

  • 1983 Film Society of Lincoln Center, Gala Tribute. 
  • 1981 Order of Merit Award 
  • 1979 Saturn Award for Best Actor in The Boys From Brazil
  • 1970 Life Peer Award
  • 958 Tony Award nomination for The Entertainer
  • 1957 David di Donatello Best Foreign Production Award for Richard III 
  • 1956 Silver Berlin Bear International Prize for Richard III
  • 1950 Italian National Syndicate for Film Journalists, Silver Ribbon Award for
  • Best Director on a Foreign Film for Henry V
  • 1949 Bodil Festen Best European Film Award for Hamlet
  • 1948 Venice Film Festival Golden Lion Award for Hamlet