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Awards

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1999 Winner
Saturn Award
Best Music
Vampires (1998)
1996 Winner
George Pal Memorial Award
1990 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Music
They Live (1988)
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1988 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Music
Prince of Darkness (1987)
1987 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Music
Big Trouble in Little China (1986)
1982 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Director
Escape from New York (1981)
1976 Winner
Golden Scroll
Best Special Effects
Dark Star (1974)
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Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival

1988 Winner
Critics Award
Prince of Darkness (1987)
1984 Nominee
Grand Prize
Christine (1983)
1980 Winner
Critics Award
The Fog (1980)
1979 Winner
Critics Award
Halloween (1978)

Bram Stoker Awards

2008 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
1999 Nominee
Bram Stoker Award
Other Media
Vampires (1998)
For the soundtrack.

Brooklyn Horror Film Festival

2016 Winner
Festival Prize
Best Score - Short Film
The Puppet Man (2016)

CableACE Awards

1991 Winner
ACE
Writing a Movie or Miniseries
El Diablo (1990)
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Chicago International Film Festival

1978 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Halloween (1978)
Best Feature
Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)

CINE Competition

1971 Winner
CINE Golden Eagle
Student Film
The Resurrection of Broncho Billy (1970)
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CinEuphoria Awards

2017 Winner
CinEuphoria
Career - Honorary Award

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

1979 Nominee
Edgar
Best Television Feature or Miniseries
Someone's Watching Me! (1978)

Fantasporto

1995 Winner
Critics' Award
In the Mouth of Madness (1994)
Nominee
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
In the Mouth of Madness (1994)
1994 Nominee
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
Body Bags (1993)
1993 Nominee
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
Memoirs of an Invisible Man (1992)
1989 Nominee
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
They Live (1988)

Hugo Awards

1976 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Dark Star (1974)
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Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1979 Winner
New Generation Award
Halloween (1978)

Louisville Fright Night Film Fest

2011 Winner
Festival Prize
Lifetime Achievement Award

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America

1976 Nominee
Nebula Award
Best Dramatic Writing
Dark Star (1974)
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Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

2008 Winner
Time-Machine Honorary Award
2006 Winner
Carnet Jove - Special Mention
Masters of Horror (2005)
For episode "John Carpenter's Cigarette Burns".
Nominee
Best Film
Masters of Horror (2005)
For episode "John Carpenter's Cigarette Burns".
2001 Nominee
Best Film
Ghosts of Mars (2001)
1995 Nominee
Best Film
Village of the Damned (1995)

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

2001 Nominee
Stinker Award
Most Intrusive Musical Score
Ghosts of Mars (2001)

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