The Best of 1961

Best Picture
The Hustler
Judgement at Nuremberg
Last Year at Marienbad
*Through a Glass Darkly
Viridiana

Best Actor
Dirk Bogarde, Victim
James Cagney, One, Two, Three
Marcello Mastroianni, Divorce Italian Style
*Paul Newman, The Hustler
Spencer Tracy, Judgement at Nuremberg

Best Actress
*Harriet Andersson, Through a Glass Darkly
Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's
Deborah Kerr, The Innocents
Geraldine Page, Summer and Smoke
Rita Tushingham, A Taste of Honey

Best Supporting Actor
Montgomery Clift, Judgement at Nuremberg
Jackie Gleason, The Hustler
*Maximillian Schell, Judgement at Nuremberg
Fernando Rey, Viridiana
George C. Scott, The Hustler

Best Supporting Actress
Fay Bainter, The Children's Hour
Dora Bryan, A Taste of Honey
Judy Garland, Judgement at Nuremberg
*Lotte Lenya, The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone
Piper Laurie, The Hustler

Best Director
Ingmar Bergman, Through a Glass Darkly
Luis Buñuel, Viridiana
Jack Clayton, The Innocents
*Alain Resnais, Last Year at Marienbad
Robert Rossen, The Hustler