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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1996 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Nixon (1995)
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1992 Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
JFK (1991)
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Best Director
JFK (1991)
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
JFK (1991)
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1990 Winner
Oscar
Best Director
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
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Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
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1987 Winner
Oscar
Best Director
Platoon (1986)
Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Platoon (1986)
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Salvador (1986)
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1979 Winner
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Midnight Express (1978)

Golden Globes, USA

1995 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Natural Born Killers (1994)
1992 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
JFK (1991)
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
JFK (1991)
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1990 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
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1987 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Platoon (1986)
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Platoon (1986)
1979 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Midnight Express (1978)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1995 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Made for Television Movie
Indictment: The McMartin Trial (1995)
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BAFTA Awards

1997 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Evita (1996)
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1993 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Adapted
JFK (1991)
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1991 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
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1988 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Direction
Platoon (1986)

20/20 Awards

2012 Nominee
Felix
Best Adapted Screenplay
JFK (1991)
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2010 Nominee
Felix
Best Adapted Screenplay
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
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Awards Circuit Community Awards

1994 Winner
Honorable Mentions (The Next Ten Best Picture Contenders)
Honorable Mentions
Natural Born Killers (1994)
1991 Nominee
ACCA
Best Motion Picture
JFK (1991)
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Nominee
ACCA
Best Director
JFK (1991)
Best Adapted Screenplay
JFK (1991)
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Bangkok International Film Festival

2004 Winner
Golden Kinnaree Career Achievement Award

Berlin International Film Festival

2000 Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Any Given Sunday (1999)
1990 Winner
Honorary Golden Berlin Bear

For his close relationship to the festival. The award was presented as Special Prize of the 40th ... More

For his close relationship to the festival. The award was presented as Special Prize of the 40th Berlin International Film Festival.

Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
1989 Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Talk Radio (1988)
1987 Winner
Silver Berlin Bear
Best Director
Platoon (1986)
Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Platoon (1986)

Blue Ribbon Awards

1993 Winner
Blue Ribbon Award
Best Foreign Film
JFK (1991)

Bombay International Film Festival

2010 Winner
International Lifetime Achievement Award

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

1987 Winner
BSFC Award
Best Director
Platoon (1986)
Tied with David Lynch for Blue Velvet (1986).

Brussels International Film Festival

1998 Winner
Crystal Iris

CableACE Awards

1995 Nominee
CableACE
Movie or Miniseries
Indictment: The McMartin Trial (1995)
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Camerimage

2004 Winner
Special Award
Director with Unique Visual Sensitivity

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

1996 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Director
Nixon (1995)
1992 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Screenplay
JFK (1991)
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Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

1992 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Director
JFK (1991)
Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Screenplay
JFK (1991)
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David di Donatello Awards

1990 Nominee
David
Best Foreign Director (Migliore Regista Straniero)
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
1987 Nominee
David
Best Foreign Screenplay (Migliore Sceneggiatura Straniera)
Platoon (1986)

Directors Guild of America, USA

1992 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
JFK (1991)
1990 Winner
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
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1987 Winner
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Platoon (1986)
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Dubai International Film Festival

2006 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

1992 Nominee
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
JFK (1991)
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Empire Awards, UK

2000 Winner
Movie Masterpiece Award
JFK (1991)
1993 Winner
Empire Award
Best Director
JFK (1991)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

1989 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
Talk Radio (1988)
1987 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
Platoon (1986)
Best Screenplay
Platoon (1986)
Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Feature
Salvador (1986)
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Best Director
Salvador (1986)
Best Screenplay
Salvador (1986)
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Gotham Awards

2016 Winner
Tribute Award

Grammy Awards

1979 Nominee
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
Midnight Express (1978)
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Hermosa Beach Film Festival

1998 Winner
Best Documentary
The Last Days of Kennedy and King (1998)
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Best Documentary
The Last Days of Kennedy and King (1998)
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Hollywood Film Awards

2006 Winner
Hollywood Movie of the Year
World Trade Center (2006)
Winner
Hollywood Film Award
Director of the Year
World Trade Center (2006)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1993 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
JFK (1991)

Jupiter Award

1992 Winner
Jupiter Award
Best International Film
JFK (1991)
Best International Director
JFK (1991)
1990 Winner
Jupiter Award
Best International Director
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

1986 Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Director
Salvador (1986)

Stone was nominated twice in the category and won an equal number of votes for both films. Tied ... More

Stone was nominated twice in the category and won an equal number of votes for both films. Tied with Oliver Stone for Platoon (1986).

Best Director
Platoon (1986)

Stone was nominated twice in the category and won an equal number of votes for both films. Tied ... More

Stone was nominated twice in the category and won an equal number of votes for both films. Tied with Oliver Stone for Salvador (1986).


Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

2013 Winner
Special Prize for Outstanding Contribution to World Cinema

Kinema Junpo Awards

1993 Winner
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film
JFK (1991)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1989 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Director
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)

Mainichi Film Concours

1993 Winner
Mainichi Film Concours
Best Foreign Language Film
JFK (1991)
Winner
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film
JFK (1991)

Marrakech International Film Festival

2003 Winner
Honorary Award of the Festival

Moscow International Film Festival

1991 Nominee
Golden St. George
The Doors (1991)

National Board of Review, USA

1996 Winner
Freedom of Expression Award
The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)
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National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1987 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Director
Salvador (1986)
Platoon (1986)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1986 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Platoon (1986)

Online Film & Television Association

2015 Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Creative
1997 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)
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Best Drama Picture
The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)
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Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Evita (1996)
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Palm Springs International Film Festival

2002 Winner
International Filmmaker Award

Razzie Awards

2005 Nominee
Razzie Award
Worst Director
Alexander (2004)
Worst Screenplay
Alexander (2004)
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1998 Nominee
Razzie Award
Worst Director
U Turn (1997)
1986 Nominee
Razzie Award
Worst Screenplay
Year of the Dragon (1985)
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San Sebastián International Film Festival

2012 Winner
Donostia Lifetime Achievement Award
Special 60th Anniversary Award

Sarajevo Film Festival

2017 Winner
Honorary Heart of Sarajevo

Satellite Awards

2016 Winner
Satellite Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Snowden (2016)
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ShoWest Convention, USA

1992 Winner
Special Award
Meritorious Achievement

Stockholm Film Festival

2004 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Taormina International Film Festival

2011 Winner
Taormina Arte Award

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

2004 Nominee
Stinker Award
Worst Sense of Direction (Stop them before they direct again!)
Alexander (2004)
Worst Screenplay
Alexander (2004)
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Venice Film Festival

1994 Winner
Grand Special Jury Prize
Natural Born Killers (1994)
Nominee
Golden Lion
Natural Born Killers (1994)

Walk of Fame

1996 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 15 March 1996. At 7013 Hollywood Blvd.

WorldFest Houston

1986 Winner
Grand Remi Award
Best of Show - Feature Film
Salvador (1986)

Writers Guild of America, USA

2017 Winner
Laurel Award for Screen Writing Achievement
1992 Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
JFK (1991)
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1990 Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
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1987 Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Platoon (1986)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Salvador (1986)
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1979 Winner
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium
Midnight Express (1978)

Yoga Awards

2007 Winner
Yoga Award
Worst Foreign Film
World Trade Center (2006)
2006 Winner
Yoga Award
Worst Foreign Director
Alexander (2004)
1995 Winner
Yoga Award
Worst Foreign Film
Natural Born Killers (1994)

Zurich Film Festival

2007 Winner
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