Golden Globes 1961

Best Film – Drama
* The Guns of Navarone
El Cid
Judgment at Nuremberg
Splendor in the Grass

Best Film – Comedy
* A Majority of One
Breakfast at Tiffany’s
One, Two, Three
The Parent Trap
Pocketful of Miracles

Best Film – Musical
* West Side Story
Babes in Toyland
Flower Drum Song

Best Actor – Drama
* Maximilian Schell – Judgment at Nuremberg
Warren Beatty – Splendor in the Grass
Maurice Chevalier – Fanny
Paul Newman – The Hustler
Sidney Poitier – A Raisin in the Sun

Best Actress – Drama
* Geraldine Page – Summer and Smoke
Leslie Caron – Fanny
Shirley MacLaine – The Children’s Hour
Claudia McNeil – A Raisin in the Sun
Natalie Wood – Splendor in the Grass

Best Actor – Comedy or Musical
* Glenn Ford – Pocketful of Miracles
Fred Astaire – The Pleasure of His Company
Richard Beymer – West Side Story
Bob Hope – Bachelor in Paradise
Fred MacMurray – The Absent-Minded Professor

Best Actress – Comedy or Musical
* Rosalind Russell – A Majority of One
Bette Davis – Pocketful of Miracles
Audrey Hepburn – Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Hayley Mills – The Parent Trap
Miyoshi Umeki – Flower Drum Song

Best Supporting Actor
* George Chakiris – West Side Story
Montgomery Clift – Judgment at Nuremberg
Jackie Gleason – The Hustler
Tony Randall – Lover Come Back
George C. Scott – The Hustler

Best Supporting Actress
* Rita Moreno – West Side Story
Fay Bainter – The Children’s Hour
Judy Garland – Judgment at Nuremberg
Lotte Lenya – The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone
Pamela Tiffin – One, Two, Three

Best Director
* Stanley Kramer – Judgment at Nuremberg
Anthony Mann – El Cid
Jerome Robbins and Robert Wise – West Side Story
J. Lee Thompson – The Guns of Navarone
William Wyler – The Children’s Hour

Best Foreign Language Film
* Two Women (La ciociara) • Italy
The Good Soldier Schweik (Der Brave Soldat Schwejk) • West Germany
The Important Man (Ánimas Trujano: El hombre importante) • Mexico

Silver Globe
The Good Soldier Schweik (Der Brave Soldat Schwejk) (West Germany)
The Important Man (Ánimas Trujano: El hombre importante) (Mexico)

Best Music, Original Score
* The Guns of Navarone – Dimitri Tiomkin
El Cid – Miklós Rózsa
Fanny – Harold Rome
King of Kings – Miklós Rózsa
Summer and Smoke – Elmer Bernstein

Best Song
* “Town Without Pity” – Town Without Pity (Dimitri Tiomkin – music, Ned Washington – lyrics)

Best Film Promoting International Understanding
* A Majority of One
Judgment at Nuremberg
Bridge to the Sun

Most Promising Newcomer – Male
* Warren Beatty
* Richard Beymer
* Bobby Darin
George C. Scott

Most Promising Newcomer – Female
* Ann-Margret
* Jane Fonda
* Christine Kaufmann
Pamela Tiffin
Cordula Trantow

Henrietta Award (World Film Favorite)
Charlton Heston
Marilyn Monroe