6 wins & 9 nominations.
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Contributor ("Richard Stanley's Ten Favorite Italian Horror Movies, Plus Three Borderline Cases" list) to The Book of Lists: Horror by Scott Bradley, Amy Wallace, and Del Howison (HarperCollins, 2008)
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5' 10¾" (1.8 m)
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I've always had the desire to show people things they have never seen before, which is difficult, because Hollywood prefers things which are like something else. I want to find something that people have never seen before and put it on screen. The desire to bring people back something they don't know about or haven't seen is pretty strong.
In the mid-90s his adaptation of Robert E. Howard's "Solomon Kane" was optioned by Edward R. Pressman
who wanted to set it up with Daniel Day-Lewis
in the lead role. The whole thing was killed off by the "Moreau" affair.
Typical elements of his movies are extreme violence, occultism, oneiricism and visionariness.