Academy Awards, USA

Oscar [Nominee] (2018)

Best Motion Picture of the Year

The Post (2017)

Oscar [Nominee] (2016)

Best Motion Picture of the Year

Bridge of Spies (2015)

Oscar [Nominee] (2013)

Best Motion Picture of the Year

Lincoln (2012)

Oscar [Nominee] (2013)

Best Achievement in Directing

Lincoln (2012)

Oscar [Nominee] (2012)

Best Motion Picture of the Year

War Horse (2011)

Oscar [Nominee] (2007)

Best Motion Picture of the Year

Letters from Iwo Jima (2006)

Oscar [Nominee] (2006)

Best Motion Picture of the Year

Munich (2005)

Oscar [Nominee] (2006)

Best Achievement in Directing

Munich (2005)

Oscar [Winner] (1999)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Oscar [Nominee] (1999)

Best Picture

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Oscar [Winner] (1994)

Best Picture

Schindler's List (1993)

Oscar [Winner] (1994)

Best Director

Schindler's List (1993)

Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award [Winner] (1987)


Oscar [Nominee] (1986)

Best Picture

The Color Purple (1985)

Oscar [Nominee] (1983)

Best Picture

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Oscar [Nominee] (1983)

Best Director

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Oscar [Nominee] (1982)

Best Director

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Oscar [Nominee] (1978)

Best Director

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Golden Globes, USA

Golden Globe [Nominee] (2018)

Best Director - Motion Picture

The Post (2017)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (2013)

Best Director - Motion Picture

Lincoln (2012)

Cecil B. DeMille Award [Winner] (2008)


Golden Globe [Nominee] (2006)

Best Director - Motion Picture

Munich (2005)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (2002)

Best Director - Motion Picture

Artificial Intelligence: AI (2001)

Golden Globe [Winner] (1999)

Best Director - Motion Picture

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (1998)

Best Director - Motion Picture

Amistad (1997)

Golden Globe [Winner] (1994)

Best Director - Motion Picture

Schindler's List (1993)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (1986)

Best Director - Motion Picture

The Color Purple (1985)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (1983)

Best Director - Motion Picture

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (1982)

Best Director - Motion Picture

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (1978)

Best Director - Motion Picture

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (1978)

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (1976)

Best Director - Motion Picture

Jaws (1975)

Primetime Emmy Awards

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2016)

Outstanding Television Movie

All the Way (2016)

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (2010)

Outstanding Miniseries

The Pacific (2010)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2006)

Outstanding Miniseries

Into the West (2005)

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (2003)

Outstanding Miniseries

Taken (2002)

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (2002)

Outstanding Miniseries

Band of Brothers (2001)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2002)

Outstanding Non-Fiction Special (Informational)

We Stand Alone Together (2001)

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (1996)

Outstanding Animated Program (For Programming One Hour or Less)

A Pinky & the Brain Christmas (1995)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1995)

Outstanding Animated Program (For Programming One Hour or Less)

Tiny Toons' Night Ghoulery (1995)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1991)

Outstanding Animated Program (For Programming One Hour or Less)

Tiny Toon Adventures (1990)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1986)

Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
For episode "The Mission".

Amazing Stories (1985)

BAFTA Awards

David Lean Award for Direction [Nominee] (2016)


Bridge of Spies (2015)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Film

Bridge of Spies (2015)

BAFTA Children's Award [Nominee] (2016)

BAFTA Kids Vote - Feature Film

The BFG (2016)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Film

Lincoln (2012)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Animated Film

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

BAFTA Games Award [Winner] (2009)

Best Casual Game

Boom Blox (2008)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (1999)

Best Film

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

David Lean Award for Direction [Nominee] (1999)


Saving Private Ryan (1998)

David Lean Award for Direction [Winner] (1994)


Schindler's List (1993)

BAFTA Film Award [Winner] (1994)

Best Film

Schindler's List (1993)

Academy Fellowship [Winner] (1986)


BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (1983)

Best Direction

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (1983)

Best Film

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (1979)

Best Direction

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (1979)

Best Screenplay

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (1976)

Best Direction

Jaws (1975)

20/20 Awards

Felix [Winner] (2014)

Best Director

Schindler's List (1993)

AACTA International Awards

AACTA International Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Direction

Lincoln (2012)

AACTA International Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Film

Lincoln (2012)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

Movies for Grownups Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Director

The Post (2017)

Movies for Grownups Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Bridge of Spies (2015)

Movies for Grownups Award [Winner] (2013)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

Movies for Grownups Award [Winner] (2006)

Best Director

Munich (2005)

Movies for Grownups Award [Nominee] (2003)

Best Director

Minority Report (2002)
Catch Me If You Can (2002)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

The BFG (2016)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Director

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2009)

Best Director

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Director

War of the Worlds (2005)

Saturn Award [Winner] (2003)

Best Director

Minority Report (2002)

Saturn Award [Winner] (2002)

Best Writing

Artificial Intelligence: AI (2001)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2002)

Best Director

Artificial Intelligence: AI (2001)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (1998)

Best Director

The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)

Saturn Award [Winner] (1994)

Best Director

Jurassic Park (1993)

President's Award [Winner] (1994)


Saturn Award [Nominee] (1985)

Best Director

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (1983)

Best Director

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Saturn Award [Winner] (1982)

Best Director

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Saturn Award [Winner] (1978)

Best Director

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (1978)

Best Writing

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

EDA Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Picture

Lincoln (2012)

EDA Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

EDA Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Animated Feature Film

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

Amanda Awards, Norway

Amanda [Nominee] (1999)

Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske spillefilm)

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Amanda [Winner] (1994)

Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske spillefilm)

Schindler's List (1993)

American Cinema Editors, USA

Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year Award [Winner] (2013)


Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year Award [Winner] (1990)


American Cinematheque Gala Tribute

American Cinematheque Award [Winner] (1989)


American Film Institute, USA

Life Achievement Award [Winner] (1995)


American Movie Awards

Marquee [Winner] (1982)

Best Director

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

American Society of Cinematographers, USA

Board of the Governors Award [Winner] (1994)


Annie Awards

Winsor McCay Award [Winner] (2014)


Art Directors Guild

Contribution to Cinematic Imagery Award [Winner] (2006)


ASECAN

ASECAN Award [Nominee] (2003)

Best Foreign Film

Minority Report (2002)

ASECAN Award [Winner] (1995)

Best Foreign Film

Schindler's List (1993)

Atlanta Film Festival

Jury Award [Winner] (1968)

Best Short Film

Amblin' (1968)

Australian Film Institute

AFI Award [Nominee] (1994)

Best Foreign Film

Schindler's List (1993)

Best Foreign Film Award [Nominee] (1994)


Schindler's List (1993)

Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival

Grand Prize [Winner] (1973)


Duel (1971)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

Honorable Mentions (The Next Ten Best Picture Contenders) [Winner] (2017)

Honorable Mentions

The Post (2017)

ACCA [Nominee] (2012)

Best Motion Picture

Lincoln (2012)

ACCA [Nominee] (2012)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

ACCA [Nominee] (2005)

Best Director
Runner-Up

Munich (2005)

ACCA [Winner] (1998)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

ACCA [Nominee] (1998)

Best Motion Picture

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

ACCA [Winner] (1993)

Best Achievement in Directing

Jurassic Park (1993)

ACCA [Nominee] (1993)

Best Achievement in Directing

Schindler's List (1993)

ACCA [Nominee] (1993)

Best Motion Picture

Schindler's List (1993)

BAFTA/LA Britannia Awards

Britannia Award [Winner] (2001)

Excellence in Film

Blue Ribbon Awards

Blue Ribbon Award [Winner] (1994)

Best Foreign Language Film

Jurassic Park (1993)

Blue Ribbon Award [Winner] (1987)

Best Foreign Language Film

The Color Purple (1985)

Blue Ribbon Award [Winner] (1983)

Best Foreign Language Film

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

BSFC Award [Nominee] (2005)

Best Director

Munich (2005)

BSFC Award [Winner] (1993)

Best Director

Schindler's List (1993)

BSFC Award [Winner] (1983)

Best Director

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

BSFC Award [Winner] (1982)

Best Director

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Director

The Post (2017)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Bridge of Spies (2015)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Director

War Horse (2011)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Director

Munich (2005)

Critics Choice Award [Winner] (2003)

Best Director

Catch Me If You Can (2002)
Minority Report (2002)

Critics Choice Award [Winner] (1999)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Cahiers du Cinéma

Top 10 Film Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Film
Sixth Place

The Post (2017)

Top 10 Film Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Film
Sixth Place

Lincoln (2012)

Top 10 Film Award [Nominee] (2010)

Best Film of the Decade
Eighth Place

War of the Worlds (2005)

Cannes Film Festival

Best Screenplay [Winner] (1974)


The Sugarland Express (1974)

Palme d'Or [Nominee] (1974)


The Sugarland Express (1974)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

COFCA Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Director

Munich (2005)

CFCA Award [Nominee] (1999)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

CFCA Award [Winner] (1994)

Best Director

Schindler's List (1993)

Chicago International Film Festival

Lifetime Achievement Award [Winner] (2006)


Lifetime Achievement Award [Winner] (2006)


Christopher Awards

Christopher Award [Winner] (2013)

Feature Films

Lincoln (2012)

Christopher Award [Winner] (2012)

Feature Films

War Horse (2011)

Christopher Award [Winner] (2003)

Television & Cable

Broken Silence (2002)

Christopher Award [Winner] (2002)

Television & Cable

Band of Brothers (2001)

Christopher Award [Winner] (1987)

Best Picture

Empire of the Sun (1987)

CINE Competition

CINE Golden Eagle [Winner] (1969)

Short Films

Amblin' (1968)

Cinema Audio Society, USA

Filmmaker Award [Winner] (2019)


Cinema Bloggers Awards, Portugal

Cinema Bloggers Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best North American Film

Bridge of Spies (2015)

Cinema for Peace Awards

Cinema for Peace Award [Winner] (2018)

Most Valuable Movie of the Year

The Post (2017)

Cinema for Peace Award [Nominee] (2016)

Most Valuable Movie of the Year

Bridge of Spies (2015)

Cinema for Peace Award [Winner] (2013)

Most Valuable Movie of the Year

Lincoln (2012)

Cinema for Peace Award [Nominee] (2012)

Most Valuable Movie of the Year

War Horse (2011)

Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain

CEC Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)

Bridge of Spies (2015)

CEC Award [Nominee] (2003)

Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)

Minority Report (2002)

CEC Award [Winner] (1995)

Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)

Schindler's List (1993)

CinEuphoria Awards

CinEuphoria [Winner] (2019)

Career - Honorary Award

CinEuphoria [Nominee] (2016)

Best Film - International Competition

Bridge of Spies (2015)

Czech Lions

Czech Lion [Winner] (1999)

Best Foreign Language Film (Nejlepsí zahranicní film)

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Czech Lion [Winner] (1994)

Best Foreign Language Film (Nejlepsí zahranicní film)

Jurassic Park (1993)

César Awards, France

César [Nominee] (2003)

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
USA.

Minority Report (2002)

César [Nominee] (1999)

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
USA.

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Honorary César [Winner] (1995)


César [Nominee] (1995)

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)

Schindler's List (1993)

César [Nominee] (1983)

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

César [Nominee] (1982)

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

DFWFCA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director
4th place

The Post (2017)

DFWFCA Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

DFWFCA Award [Winner] (1999)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

DFWFCA Award [Winner] (1994)

Best Director

Schindler's List (1993)

David di Donatello Awards

Career David [Winner] (2018)


David [Winner] (2016)

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Bridge of Spies (2015)

David [Nominee] (2013)

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Lincoln (2012)

Special David [Winner] (2004)


David [Nominee] (1998)

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Amistad (1997)

David [Nominee] (1994)

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Schindler's List (1993)

David [Nominee] (1988)

Best Foreign Producer (Migliore Produttore Straniero)

Empire of the Sun (1987)

David [Winner] (1986)

Best Foreign Producer (Migliore Produttore Straniero)

Back to the Future (1985)

David [Winner] (1983)

Best Foreign Director (Migliore Regista Straniero)

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

David [Winner] (1978)

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Daytime Emmy Awards

Daytime Emmy [Winner] (2000)

Outstanding Children's Animated Program

Pinky, Elmyra & the Brain (1998)

Daytime Emmy [Winner] (1999)

Outstanding Special Class Animated Program

Pinky and the Brain (1995)

Daytime Emmy [Nominee] (1999)

Outstanding Children's Animated Program

Animaniacs (1993)

Daytime Emmy [Nominee] (1999)

Outstanding Children's Animated Program

Pinky, Elmyra & the Brain (1998)

Daytime Emmy [Nominee] (1998)

Outstanding Children's Animated Program

Animaniacs (1993)

Daytime Emmy [Nominee] (1998)

Outstanding Children's Animated Program

Pinky and the Brain (1995)

Daytime Emmy [Winner] (1997)

Outstanding Children's Animated Program

Animaniacs (1993)

Daytime Emmy [Winner] (1997)

Outstanding Special Class Animated Program

Freakazoid! (1995)

Daytime Emmy [Nominee] (1997)

Outstanding Children's Animated Program

Pinky and the Brain (1995)

Daytime Emmy [Winner] (1996)

Outstanding Children's Animated Program

Animaniacs (1993)

Daytime Emmy [Nominee] (1995)

Outstanding Animated Children's Program

Animaniacs (1993)

Daytime Emmy [Nominee] (1994)

Outstanding Animated Children's Program

Animaniacs (1993)

Daytime Emmy [Winner] (1993)

Outstanding Animated Program

Tiny Toon Adventures (1990)

Daytime Emmy [Nominee] (1992)

Outstanding Animated Program

Tiny Toon Adventures (1990)

Daytime Emmy [Winner] (1991)

Outstanding Animated Program

Tiny Toon Adventures (1990)

Directors Guild of America, USA

DGA Award [Nominee] (2013)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Lincoln (2012)

DGA Award [Nominee] (2006)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Munich (2005)

Lifetime Achievement Award [Winner] (2000)


DGA Award [Winner] (1999)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

DGA Award [Nominee] (1998)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Amistad (1997)

DGA Award [Winner] (1994)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Schindler's List (1993)

DGA Award [Nominee] (1988)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Empire of the Sun (1987)

DGA Award [Winner] (1986)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

The Color Purple (1985)

DGA Award [Nominee] (1983)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

DGA Award [Nominee] (1982)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

DGA Award [Nominee] (1978)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

DGA Award [Nominee] (1976)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Jaws (1975)

Empire Awards, UK

Legend Award [Winner] (2018)


Empire Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Director

War Horse (2011)

Empire Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Director

War of the Worlds (2005)

Empire Award [Winner] (2003)

Best Director

Minority Report (2002)

Empire Award [Nominee] (2002)

Best Director

Artificial Intelligence: AI (2001)

Empire Award [Winner] (1999)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

European Film Awards

Screen International Award [Nominee] (2002)


Minority Report (2002)

Screen International Award [Nominee] (1998)


Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Fantasporto

International Fantasy Film Award [Nominee] (1984)

Best Film

Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)

Film by the Sea International Film Festival

The Pearl [Nominee] (2017)

Best Feature Film

The BFG (2016)

Fotogramas de Plata

Fotogramas de Plata [Winner] (1983)

Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

GAFCA Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Director

War Horse (2011)

Giffoni Film Festival

Nocciola d'Oro [Winner] (1984)


Gold Derby Awards

Gold Derby Award [Nominee] (2013)

Director

Lincoln (2012)

Gold Derby Award [Nominee] (2013)

Motion Picture

Lincoln (2012)

Gold Derby Award [Nominee] (2012)

Animated Feature

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

Golden Camera, Germany

Golden Camera [Winner] (1999)

Millennium Award

Golden Eagle Awards, Russia

Golden Eagle [Nominee] (2017)

Best Foreign Film

Bridge of Spies (2015)

Golden Eagle [Nominee] (2007)

Best Foreign Film

Munich (2005)

Golden Schmoes Awards

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2005)

Best Director of the Year

Munich (2005)

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2002)

Favorite Celebrity of the Year

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2002)

Best Director of the Year

Minority Report (2002)

Guinness World Record Award

Guinness World Record [Winner] (2015)

Fastest time for a movie to gross $1bn at the global box office

The Dinosaur action sequel has achieved the ... More

The Dinosaur action sequel has achieved the record in a remarkable 13 days between 10 - 22 June, replacing Fast & Furious 7 which previously held the record at 17 days.


Jurassic World (2015)

Guinness World Record [Winner] (2015)

Highest Saturday gross for a movie

Highest Saturday gross for a movie (domestic - ... More

Highest Saturday gross for a movie (domestic - USA): $69,644,830 on 13 June 2015


Jurassic World (2015)

Guinness World Record [Winner] (2015)

Highest Sunday gross

Highest Sunday gross (domestic - USA): ... More

Highest Sunday gross (domestic - USA): $57,207,490 on 14 June 2015


Jurassic World (2015)

Guinness World Record [Winner] (2015)

Highest average gross per cinema

Highest average gross per cinema (domestic - USA)... More

Highest average gross per cinema (domestic - USA): $48,855 in 4,247 cinemas


Jurassic World (2015)

Guinness World Record [Winner] (2015)

Fastest movie to gross $100 million

Fastest movie to gross $100 million: $151,598,780... More

Fastest movie to gross $100 million: $151,598,780 in 2 days


Jurassic World (2015)

Guinness World Record [Winner] (2015)

Fastest movie to gross $200 million

Fastest movie to gross $200 million: $208,806,270... More

Fastest movie to gross $200 million: $208,806,270 in 3 days


Jurassic World (2015)

Guinness World Record [Winner] (2015)

Highest-grossing domestic opening weekend of all time

Between the 12-14 June, the film took ... More

Between the 12-14 June, the film took $208,806,270 (£134,105,000) in US cinemas across the three days .


Jurassic World (2015)

Guinness World Record [Winner] (2005)

First multi-game deal between a Hollywood director and a videogame publisher

Guinness World Record [Winner] (2005)

First summer blockbuster film

Jaws (1975)

Guldbagge Awards

Guldbagge [Nominee] (1995)

Best Foreign Film (Bästa utländska film)

Schindler's List (1993)

Hasty Pudding Theatricals, USA

Man of the Year [Winner] (1983)


Heartland Film

Truly Moving Picture Award [Winner] (2016)


The BFG (2016)

Truly Moving Picture Award [Winner] (2015)


Bridge of Spies (2015)

Truly Moving Picture Award [Winner] (2012)


Lincoln (2012)

Truly Moving Picture Award [Winner] (2011)


War Horse (2011)

Truly Moving Picture Award [Winner] (1998)


Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Truly Moving Picture Award [Winner] (1997)


Amistad (1997)

Truly Moving Picture Award [Winner] (1993)


Schindler's List (1993)

Truly Moving Picture Award [Winner] (1985)


The Color Purple (1985)

Truly Moving Picture Award [Winner] (1982)


E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Hochi Film Awards

Hochi Film Award [Winner] (1994)

Best Foreign Language Film

Schindler's List (1993)

Hollywood Film Awards

Hollywood Movie of the Year [Winner] (2002)


Minority Report (2002)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Director

The Post (2017)

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

Hugo Awards

Hugo [Nominee] (2003)

Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form

Minority Report (2002)

Hugo [Winner] (1994)

Best Dramatic Presentation

Jurassic Park (1993)

Hugo [Winner] (1990)

Best Dramatic Presentation

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

Hugo [Nominee] (1983)

Best Dramatic Presentation

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Hugo [Winner] (1982)

Best Dramatic Presentation

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Hugo [Nominee] (1978)

Best Dramatic Presentation

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Hugo [Nominee] (1972)

Best Dramatic Presentation

The Name of the Game (1968)

Image Awards

Vanguard Award [Winner] (2000)


International Emmy Awards

Founders Award [Winner] (2006)


International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

INOCA [Winner] (2012)

Best Animated Feature
Tied with Rango (2011).

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

INOCA [Nominee] (2003)

Best Director

Minority Report (2002)

International Online Film Critics' Poll

IOFCP Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

IFC Award [Winner] (2013)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

Silver Ribbon [Nominee] (2003)

Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)

Minority Report (2002)

Silver Ribbon [Winner] (1999)

Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Silver Ribbon [Nominee] (1995)

Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)

Schindler's List (1993)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

IOMA [Nominee] (2012)

Best Animated Feature Film (Miglior film d'animazione)

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

IOMA [Nominee] (2006)

Best Director (Miglior regia)

Munich (2005)

IOMA [Nominee] (2003)

Best Director (Miglior regia)

Minority Report (2002)

Jupiter Award

Jupiter Award [Winner] (1994)

Best International Film

Schindler's List (1993)

Jupiter Award [Winner] (1994)

Best International Director

Schindler's List (1993)

Jupiter Award [Winner] (1993)

Best International Film

Jurassic Park (1993)

Jupiter Award [Winner] (1993)

Best International Director

Jurassic Park (1993)

Jupiter Award [Winner] (1984)

Best International Film

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

Jupiter Award [Winner] (1982)

Best International Film

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Jupiter Award [Winner] (1981)

Best International Film

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

KCFCC Award [Winner] (2005)

Best Director

Munich (2005)

KCFCC Award [Winner] (1998)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

KCFCC Award [Winner] (1993)

Best Director

Schindler's List (1993)

KCFCC Award [Winner] (1987)

Best Director

Empire of the Sun (1987)

KCFCC Award [Winner] (1985)

Best Director

The Color Purple (1985)

KCFCC Award [Winner] (1982)

Best Director

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Kinema Junpo Awards

Kinema Junpo Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Foreign Language Film
(USA)

Bridge of Spies (2015)

Readers' Choice Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Foreign Language Film
(USA)

Bridge of Spies (2015)

Kinema Junpo Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Foreign Language Film

War Horse (2011)

Readers' Choice Award [Winner] (1995)

Best Foreign Language Film

Schindler's List (1993)

Kinema Junpo Award [Winner] (1983)

Best Foreign Language Film

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Readers' Choice Award [Winner] (1983)

Best Foreign Language Film

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Readers' Choice Award [Winner] (1982)

Best Foreign Language Film

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Korean Association of Film Critics Awards

Korean Association of Film Critics Award [Winner] (1983)

Best Foreign Film

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

Sierra Award [Winner] (1998)

Best Director

Tied with Roberto Benigni for Life Is Beautiful (... More

Tied with Roberto Benigni for Life Is Beautiful (1997).


Saving Private Ryan (1998)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

ALFS Award [Nominee] (1999)

Director of the Year

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

ALFS Award [Winner] (1995)

Director of the Year

Schindler's List (1993)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

LAFCA Award [Winner] (1998)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

LAFCA Award [Winner] (1982)

Best Director

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Los Angeles Online Film Critics Society Awards

LAOFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Male Director

The Post (2017)

Mainichi Film Concours

Readers' Choice Award [Winner] (2002)

Best Foreign Language Film

Artificial Intelligence: AI (2001)

Readers' Choice Award [Winner] (1995)

Best Foreign Language Film

Schindler's List (1993)

Readers' Choice Award [Winner] (1994)

Best Foreign Language Film

Jurassic Park (1993)

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA

Filmmaker's Award [Winner] (2010)


National Board of Review, USA

Billy Wilder Award [Winner] (2001)


NBR Award [Winner] (1987)

Best Director

Empire of the Sun (1987)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

NSFC Award [Nominee] (1999)

Best Director

Tied with Terrence Malick for The Thin Red Line (... More

Tied with Terrence Malick for The Thin Red Line (1998) in 2nd place.


Saving Private Ryan (1998)

NSFC Award [Winner] (1994)

Best Director

Schindler's List (1993)

NSFC Award [Winner] (1983)

Best Director

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

NSFC Award [Nominee] (1977)

Best Director

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

NYFCC Award [Nominee] (2005)

Best Director

Munich (2005)

NYFCC Award [Nominee] (1998)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

NYFCC Award [Nominee] (1993)

Best Director

Schindler's List (1993)

NYFCC Award [Nominee] (1982)

Best Director

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

NYFCC Award [Nominee] (1977)

Best Director

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

News & Documentary Emmy Awards

Emmy [Nominee] (2012)

Outstanding Historical Programming - Long Form
For episode "Stories from the Pile"

Rising: Rebuilding Ground Zero (2011)

Nikkan Sports Film Awards

Nikkan Sports Film Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Foreign Film

The Post (2017)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

NCFCA Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Director

The Post (2017)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

NTFCA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director
4th place

The Post (2017)

NTFCA Award [Winner] (2013)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

Online Film & Television Association

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Picture

The Post (2017)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Picture
10th Place

Bridge of Spies (2015)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Picture

Lincoln (2012)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

OFTA Film Award [Winner] (2012)

Best Animated Picture

Tied with Gore Verbinski, Graham King, and John B... More

Tied with Gore Verbinski, Graham King, and John B. Carls for Rango (2011).


The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Picture

Munich (2005)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Director

Munich (2005)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2003)

Best Director

Minority Report (2002)

OFTA Film Award [Winner] (1999)

Best Picture

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

OFTA Film Award [Winner] (1999)

Best Drama Picture

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

OFTA Film Award [Winner] (1999)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

OFTA Film Hall of Fame [Winner] (1997)

Creative

Online Film Critics Society Awards

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Director

Munich (2005)

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2003)

Best Director

Minority Report (2002)

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2002)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Artificial Intelligence: AI (2001)

OFCS Award [Winner] (1999)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

People's Choice Awards, USA

People's Choice Award [Winner] (1994)

People's Choice Awards Honoree

PGA Awards

PGA Award [Nominee] (2018)

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

The Post (2017)

PGA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

Bridge of Spies (2015)

PGA Award [Nominee] (2013)

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

Lincoln (2012)

Lifetime Achievement Award in Motion Pictures [Winner] (2012)


PGA Award [Winner] (2012)

Outstanding Producer of Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

PGA Award [Nominee] (2012)

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

War Horse (2011)

PGA Award [Winner] (2011)

Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television

The Pacific (2010)

PGA Award [Nominee] (2006)

Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television

Into the West (2005)

PGA Award [Winner] (2002)

Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television

Band of Brothers (2001)

PGA Hall of Fame - Motion Pictures [Winner] (2000)


E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Milestone Award [Winner] (1999)


PGA Award [Winner] (1999)

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Vision Award [Winner] (1998)

Theatrical Motion Pictures

Amistad (1997)

PGA Award [Nominee] (1998)

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

Amistad (1997)

PGA Award [Winner] (1994)

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

Schindler's List (1993)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

PFCS Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

Publicists Guild of America

Showmanship Award [Winner] (1985)

Motion Picture

Rembrandt Awards

Audience Award [Winner] (1998)

Best Director

The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)

Retirement Research Foundation, USA

Wise Owl Award [Winner] (1990)

Television and Theatrical Film Fiction

Dad (1989)

Robert Festival

Robert [Nominee] (2012)

Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards

Rondo Statuette [Nominee] (2008)

Best Film

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)

Rondo Statuette [Nominee] (2005)

Best Film

War of the Worlds (2005)

Rondo Statuette [Nominee] (2002)

Best Genre Film

Minority Report (2002)

Russian Guild of Film Critics

Golden Aries [Nominee] (1998)

Best Foreign Film

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Russian National Movie Awards

Georges Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Animated Feature Film of the Year

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

Georges Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Blockbuster Movie

War of the Worlds (2005)

Sant Jordi Awards

Sant Jordi [Winner] (1983)

Mejor Película Infantil

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Satellite Awards

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Bridge of Spies (2015)

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Director

War Horse (2011)

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee] (1999)

Best Motion Picture, Drama

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee] (1999)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee] (1998)

Best Motion Picture, Drama

Amistad (1997)

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee] (1998)

Best Director

Amistad (1997)

SFX Awards, UK

SFX Award [Nominee] (2003)

Best SF or Fantasy Film Director

Minority Report (2002)

ShoWest Convention, USA

Lifetime Achievement Award [Winner] (2002)


ShoWest Award [Winner] (1994)

Director of the Year

ShoWest Award [Winner] (1982)

Director of the Year

Society of Camera Operators

Governors' Award [Winner] (1994)


Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

SEFCA Award [Winner] (1999)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

SLFCA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

The Post (2017)

SLFCA Award [Winner] (2011)

Best Animated Film

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

SLFCA Award [Nominee] (2005)

Best Director

Munich (2005)

Taormina International Film Festival

Best First Film [Winner] (1973)


Duel (1971)

Golden Charybdis [Nominee] (1973)


Duel (1971)

The Kennedy Center Honors

Kennedy Center Honors [Winner] (2006)


Tokyo Anime Award

International Theater Award [Winner] (2013)


The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

Tokyo International Film Festival

Akira Kurosawa Award [Winner] (2004)


Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

TFCA Award [Winner] (1998)

Best Director

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

VFCC Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

Venice Film Festival

Future Film Festival Digital Award [Winner] (2001)


Artificial Intelligence: AI (2001)

Career Golden Lion [Winner] (1993)


Visual Effects Society Awards

Lifetime Achievement Award [Winner] (2008)


Walk of Fame

Star on the Walk of Fame [Winner] (2003)

Motion Picture
On 10 January 2003. At 6801 Hollywood Blvd.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

WAFCA Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Director

Lincoln (2012)

WAFCA Award [Winner] (2005)

Best Director

Munich (2005)

Western Heritage Awards

Bronze Wrangler [Winner] (2011)

Theatrical Motion Picture

True Grit (2010)

Bronze Wrangler [Winner] (2006)

Television Feature Film

Into the West (2005)

WorldFest Houston

Gold Remi Award [Winner] (1972)

Short Subject - Live Action

Amblin' (1968)

Writers Guild of America, USA

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee] (1978)

Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee] (1975)

Best Comedy Written Directly for the Screen

The Sugarland Express (1974)

Yoga Awards

Yoga Award [Winner] (1994)

Worst Foreign Director

Jurassic Park (1993)

Young Artist Awards

Jackie Coogan Award [Winner] (1994)