Golden Globes 1951

Best Picture — Drama
* A Place in the Sun
Bright Victory
Detective Story
Quo Vadis
A Streetcar Named Desire

Best Picture — Comedy or Musical
An American in Paris

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture — Drama
* Fredric March – Death of a Salesman
Arthur Kennedy – Bright Victory
Kirk Douglas – Detective Story

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture — Drama
* Jane Wyman – The Blue Veil
Shelley Winters – A Place in the Sun
Vivien Leigh – A Streetcar Named Desire

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture — Comedy or Musical
* Danny Kaye – On the Riviera
Bing Crosby – Here Comes the Groom
Gene Kelly – An American in Paris

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture — Comedy or Musical
June Allyson – Too Young to Kiss

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Peter Ustinov – Quo Vadis

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
* Kim Hunter – A Streetcar Named Desire
Thelma Ritter – The Mating Season
Lee Grant – Detective Story

Best Director — Motion Picture
* Laslo Benedek – Death of a Salesman
Vincente Minnelli – An American in Paris
George Stevens – A Place in the Sun

Best Screenplay — Motion Picture
Bright Victory – Robert Buckner

Best Music, Original Score — Motion Picture
* September Affair – composed by Victor Young
The Well – composed by Dimitri Tiomkin
The Day the Earth Stood Still – Bernard Herrmann

Cinematography — Black and White
* Death of a Salesman – Franz F. Planer
Decision Before Dawn – Franz F. Planer
A Place in the Sun – Willian C. Mellor

Cinematography — Color
Quo Vadis – photographed by William V. Skall

Promoting International Understanding
The Day the Earth Stood Still – Robert Wise

Special Achievement Award
Alain Resnais

Henrietta Award (World Film Favorites)
Esther Williams

New Star of the Year Actor
Kevin McCarthy

New Star of the Year Actress
Pier Angeli