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Awards

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

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

Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival

1989 Winner
Antennae II Award
Monkey Shines (1988)

CineVegas International Film Festival

2005 Winner
Vanguard Director

Fangoria Chainsaw Awards

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

Fantafestival

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

Fantasporto

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

FANtastic Horror Film Festival, San Diego

2017 Winner
The Lon Chaney Award for Excellence in Independent Horror

GĂ©rardmer Film Festival

2008 Winner
Critics Award
Diary of the Dead (2007)

Horror Host Hall Of Fame

2011 Winner
Horror Host Hall Of Fame Plaque
Behind The Screams
Night of the Living Dead (1968)

New York City Horror Film Festival

2002 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
Life Achievement Award

Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards

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

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

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

Venice Film Festival

2009 Nominee
Golden Lion
Survival of the Dead (2009)

Walk of Fame

2017 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
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