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157 Ratings

On the Beach

Directed by Stanley Kramer
United States, 1959
Drama, Sci-Fi


The residents of Australia after a global nuclear war must come to terms with the fact that all life will be destroyed in a matter of months.

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On the Beach Directed by Stanley Kramer

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1960 | 2 nominations including: Best Film Editing

National Board of Review

1959 | Winner: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

1960 | Winner: UN Award

1960 | Nominee: Best Foreign Actress

Golden Globes (USA)

1960 | Winner: Best Original Score

1960 | 4 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Drama

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