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American Graffiti(1973)

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  • Lucas, Katz and Huyck received awards from the National Society of Film Critics.
  • Lucas, Katz and Huyck received awards from the New York Film Critics Circle.
  • Ranked 62nd on AFI's 100 Years 100 Movies-10th Anniversary Edition list of the greatest American films in 2007; moved up from the 77th position on AFI's 1997 list.
  • Received Golden Globes for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor in a Motion Picture Musical/Comedy (Dreyfuss) and Most Promising Male Newcomer (Le Mat).
  • Williams was nominated for Best Supporting Actress by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.
  • Won first prize at the Cartagena Film Festival in Columbia.
  • Won the Bronze Leopard award at the Locarno Film Festival in Swizterland.
  • Writers Guild of America nominations for Lucas, Katz and Huyck for Best Comedy Written Directly for the Screen.
  • Released in United States 1983
  • Released in United States August 1997
  • Released in United States June 1973
  • Released in United States on Video March 10, 1988
  • Released in United States Summer August 1, 1973
  • Re-released in United States on Video September 15, 1998
  • Shown at Radio City Film Festival sponsored by Universal Pictures August 20-24, 1997.
  • Selected in 1995 for inclusion in the Library of Congress' National Film Registry.
  • The "25th Anniversary Edition contains a 10-minute featurette from "The Making of American Graffiti."
  • Re-released in Paris July 10, 1991.
  • Techniscope
  • Released in United States 1983 (Shown at FILMEX: Los Angeles International Film Exposition (Verna Fields (editor): A Dedication Tribute) April 13 - May 1, 1983.)
  • Released in United States on Video March 10, 1988
  • Released in United States June 1973
  • Released in United States August 1997 (Shown at Radio City Film Festival sponsored by Universal Pictures August 20-24, 1997.)
  • Released in United States Summer August 1, 1973
  • Re-released in United States on Video September 15, 1998 ("25th Anniversary Edition")