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3.6
61 Ratings

A Thousand Clowns

Directed by Fred Coe
United States, 1965
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Synopsis

A middle-aged iconoclast, doggedly avoiding the tedium of employment and conventional life, faces the prospect of losing custody of his young ward.

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A Thousand Clowns Directed by Fred Coe

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1966 | Winner: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

1966 | 3 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1966 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Writers Guild of America

1966 | Winner: Best Written American Comedy (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1966 | 3 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

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