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3.4
193 Ratings

Pennies from Heaven

Directed by Herbert Ross
United States, 1981
Drama, Musical, Romance

Synopsis

In Chicago during the depression, sheet music salesman, Arthur Parker, is trying to sell his products, but it’s not easy to convince unwilling music store owners to buy them.

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Pennies from Heaven Directed by Herbert Ross

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1982 | 3 nominations including: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

Golden Globes (USA)

1982 | Winner: Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

1982 | 2 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1981 | 2nd place: Best Cinematographer

1981 | 3rd place: Best Screenplay

National Society of Film Critics Awards

1982 | Winner: Best Cinematography

1982 | 3rd place: Best Screenplay

1982 | Nominee: Best Film

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