- Award Snub: 7 Oscar nominations, none of which it won, and Barbra Streisand wasn't even nominated for Best Director.note
- Awesome Moments: Three escaped cons bursting into the home and raping Tom, his mother and his sister is tragic, disturbing and nightmarish. Luke showing up with a shotgun and blowing two of them straight to hell where they belong (one gets it in the groin, the other in the head), while mom kills the last rapist with a knife in the back, is most definitely this.
- Retroactive Recognition:
YMMV / The Prince of Tides