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Awards

Golden Globes, USA

1965 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director
Seven Days in May (1964)
1963 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director
The Manchurian Candidate (1962)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2002 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
Path to War (2002)
Outstanding Made for Television Movie
Path to War (2002)
Shared with:
1998 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries or a Movie
George Wallace (1997)
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Miniseries
George Wallace (1997)
Shared with:
1996 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries or a Special
Andersonville (1996)
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Miniseries
Andersonville (1996)
Shared with:
1995 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Directing for a Miniseries or a Special
The Burning Season (1994)
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Made for Television Movie
The Burning Season (1994)
Shared with:
1994 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Directing for a Miniseries or a Special
Against the Wall (1994)
1960 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Drama
Startime (1959)
For episode "The Turn of the Screw".
1959 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Best Direction of a Single Dramatic Program - One Hour or Longer
Playhouse 90 (1956)
For episode "A Town Has Turned to Dust".
1958 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Best Direction - One Hour or More
Playhouse 90 (1956)
For episode "The Comedian" (#1.20).
1957 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Best Direction - One Hour or More
Playhouse 90 (1956)
For episode "Forbidden Area".
1956 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Best Director - Live Series
Climax! (1954)
For episode "Portrait in Celluloid".

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1997 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Bodil Awards

1965 Winner
Bodil
Best Non-European Film (Bedste ikke-europæiske film)
Seven Days in May (1964)

Boxoffice Magazine Awards

1964 Winner
Boxoffice Blue Ribbon Award
Best Picture of the Month for the Whole Family (March)
Seven Days in May (1964)

CableACE Awards

1997 Winner
CableACE
Miniseries
George Wallace (1997)
Shared with:
Directing a Movie or Miniseries
George Wallace (1997)
1995 Nominee
CableACE
Directing a Movie or Miniseries
Against the Wall (1994)
1995 Winner
CableACE
Directing a Movie or Miniseries
The Burning Season (1994)
Nominee
CableACE
Movie or Miniseries
The Burning Season (1994)
Shared with:
1983 Nominee
ACE
Directing a Theatrical-Non-Musical Program
The Rainmaker (1982)

Cannes Film Festival

1966 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Seconds (1966)
1962 Nominee
Palme d'Or
All Fall Down (1962)

Casting Society of America, USA

1998 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Deauville Film Festival

1991 Nominee
Critics Award
Year of the Gun (1991)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2003 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television
Path to War (2002)
1998 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials
George Wallace (1997)
1997 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials
Andersonville (1996)
1995 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials
Against the Wall (1994)
1967 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Grand Prix (1966)
1963 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Manchurian Candidate (1962)

DVD Exclusive Awards

2001 Nominee
Video Premiere Award
Best Internet Video Premiere
Ambush (2001)
BMWFilms.com.

Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival

1998 Winner
President Award
Robert Wise Director of Distinction

Hollywood Film Awards

2001 Winner
Hollywood Film Award
Outstanding Achievement in Directing

Hugo Awards

1960 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Startime (1959)
Shared with:
For episode "The Turn of the Screw".

Laurel Awards

1971 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Best Director
4th place.
1970 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Director
4th place.
1968 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Director
7th place.
1967 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Director
6th place.
1966 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Director
10th place.
1963 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Top Director
6th place.

Mystfest

1994 Winner
Special Jury Award
For his whole works.
Nominee
Best Film
Against the Wall (1994)
1985 Nominee
Best Film
The Holcroft Covenant (1985)

National Board of Review, USA

1999 Winner
Billy Wilder Award

Online Film & Television Association

2002 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction of a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Path to War (2002)
1998 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction of a Motion Picture or Miniseries
George Wallace (1997)

PGA Awards

2003 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television
Path to War (2002)
Shared with:
The nominations for Scherick and Frankenheimer are posthumously.
2002 Winner
PGA Hall of Fame - Motion Pictures
The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
Shared with:

Razzie Awards

1997 Nominee
Razzie Award
Worst Director
The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)

San Diego World Film Festival

1998 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Venice Film Festival

1962 Winner
San Giorgio Prize
Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)
Nominee
Golden Lion
Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)

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