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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1992 Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
The Fisher King (1991)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2013 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
Behind the Candelabra (2013)
2004 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Nonfiction Special
A Decade Under the Influence (2003)
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BAFTA Awards

2014 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Behind the Candelabra (2013)
1992 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Original
The Fisher King (1991)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1992 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Writing
The Fisher King (1991)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Unbroken (2014)
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Chicago International Film Festival

2014 Nominated
Audience Choice Award
Audience Choice Award
The Last Five Years (2014)

Gotham Awards

1998 Won
Writer Award

Humanitas Prize

2007 Won
Humanitas Prize
Feature Film Category
Freedom Writers (2007)

Image Awards

2008 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture (Theatrical or Television)
Freedom Writers (2007)

Jupiter Award

2014 Nominated
Jupiter Award
Best International Film
Beautiful Creatures (2013)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2000 Won
Sierra Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Erin Brockovich (2000)
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Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1991 2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Screenplay
The Fisher King (1991)

National Board of Review, USA

2003 Won
William K. Everson Film History Award
A Decade Under the Influence (2003)
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Online Film & Television Association

2013 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Writing of a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Behind the Candelabra (2013)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominated
SDFCS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Unbroken (2014)
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Satellite Awards

1999 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Beloved (1998)
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St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2014 Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Unbroken (2014)
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Sundance Film Festival

2003 Nominated
Grand Jury Prize
Documentary
A Decade Under the Influence (2003)
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Traverse City Film Festival

2015 Won
Founders Prize
Special Award
The Last Five Years (2014)

Writers Guild of America, USA

1992 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
The Fisher King (1991)

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