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Awards

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1994 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Director
The Dark Half (1993)

Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival

1989 Won
Antennae II Award
Monkey Shines (1988)

CineVegas International Film Festival

2005 Won
Vanguard Director

Fangoria Chainsaw Awards

2006 Nominated
Chainsaw Award
Best Screenplay
Land of the Dead (2005)

Fantafestival

1993 Won
Best Film
The Dark Half (1993)
Won
Career Award

Fantasporto

1989 Won
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
Monkey Shines (1988)
Won
Critics' Award
Monkey Shines (1988)

FANtastic Horror Film Festival, San Diego

2017 Won
The Lon Chaney Award for Excellence in Independent Horror

Gérardmer Film Festival

2008 Won
Critics Award
Diary of the Dead (2007)

New York City Horror Film Festival

2002 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award
Life Achievement Award

Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards

2010 Won
Hall Of Fame Plaque
Monster Kid Hall Of Fame
2005 Nominated
Rondo Statuette
Best Film
Land of the Dead (2005)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

2007 Won
Honorary Grand Prize
1988 Won
Best Director
Monkey Shines (1988)
Won
Best Screenplay
Monkey Shines (1988)
Tied with Hugh Leonard for Da (1988).
Won
Prize of the Catalan Screenwriter's Critic and Writer's Association
Monkey Shines (1988)
Nominated
Best Film
Monkey Shines (1988)

Venice Film Festival

2009 Nominated
Golden Lion
Survival of the Dead (2009)

Walk of Fame

2017 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture

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