Bram Stoker Award for Best Screenplay
Winners and nominees
This category existed between 1998 and 2004. It was reintroduced in 2011. Nominees are listed below the winner(s) for each year.
- 1998: Dark City by Alex Proyas / Gods and Monsters by Bill Condon (TIE)
- 1999: The Sixth Sense by M. Night Shyamalan
- 2000: Shadow of the Vampire by Steven Katz
- 2001: Memento by Christopher Nolan and Jonathan Nolan
- 2002: Frailty by Brent Hanley
- 2003: Bubba Ho-Tep by Don Coscarelli
- Identity by Michael Cooney
- Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl by Ted Elliott and Terry Rossio
- 2004: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind by Charlie Kaufman, Michel Gondry, and Pierre Bismuth / Shaun of the Dead by Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright (TIE)
- 2011: American Horror Story (Episode: "Afterbirth") by Jessica Sharzer
- 2012: The Cabin in the Woods by Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard
- 2013: The Walking Dead (Episode: "Welcome to the Tombs") by Glen Mazzara
- 2014: The Babadook by Jennifer Kent
- 2015: It Follows by David Robert Mitchell
- 2016: The Witch by Robert Eggers
- 10 Cloverfield Lane by Josh Campbell, Damien Chazelle, and Matthew Stuecken
- Penny Dreadful (Episode: "A Blade of Grass") by John Logan
- Stranger Things (Episode: "Chapter One: The Vanishing of Will Byers") by Matt Duffer and Ross Duffer
- Stranger Things (Episode: "Chapter Eight: The Upside Down") by Matt Duffer and Ross Duffer
- "Horror Writers Association - Past Bram Stoker Award Nominees & Winners". Horror Writers Association. Retrieved 16 February 2017.
- "2014 Bram Stoker Awards Winners".
- "2016 Bram Stoker Award Winners". Locus Online. Locus. Retrieved 16 July 2017.