Top Ten Best Picture Oscar Winners

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The Top Ten

1 The Godfather
2 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

First time a Fantasy movie is winner for Best Picture, It was the Best Picture because as a trilogy the movie is universal - MatrixGuy

I know a fair few people who hate on this amazing trilogy. I loved it to bits and am so glad that a movie of such genre could win so many oscars.

I'm glad lord of the rings number one. in my opinion return of the king is the best movie EVER

Incredible movie, it deserved it - PeeledBanana

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3 The Silence of the Lambs

Remarkable plot and acting is my second favorite movie of all time.

4 Schindler's List

One of the toughest and most important movies ever made.

5 Forrest Gump

"Magical. A beautiful fable of life viewed from the eyes of a innocent man"

My Mama always said life is like a box of chocolates - Thecyanryan

6 Gone with the Wind
7 The Godfather Part II

Fantastic movie! I think the top 5 should be Silence of the Lambs, Godfather, this, Forest Gump, and Titanic or One flew over the Cuckoo's Nest.

8 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

This is Most likely the best movie that was ever made. It aged well, and there is not a boring sequence in the film. - Beatlesboy9

9 Titanic

Just so that Incan be that guy

10 Casablanca

The Newcomers

? Moonlight

One of the more memorable recent picture wins, along with birdman
i am in the minority when saying it deserved the award over la la land - djpenquin999

The Contenders

11 All Quiet on the Western Front
12 Annie Hall
13 The Bridge on the River Kwai
14 It Happened One Night
15 Lawrence of Arabia
16 The Departed

How is this 78? The Departed was an amazing film

17 Gladiator
18 Braveheart
19 Chicago

Chicago pretty much gave birth to Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Mamma Mia!, Enchanted and Sunshine on Leith among others.

20 Spotlight
21 Midnight Cowboy
22 The Sting
23 Birdman
24 Platoon

There are so many I wanted to vote for, but for me, "Platoon" expresses a very deep and dark message that I really love.

Also, a pre-crack Charlie Sheen. - dureckl

25 No Country for Old Men

This movie is one of the Coen's best, and they won a good 3 Oscars for it (each). Also, Javier Bardem's Oscar winning performance is truly amazing. He's just so scary.

26 On the Waterfront
27 West Side Story
28 Amadeus
29 Rocky
30 Unforgiven

Great movie

31 Around the World in 80 Days
32 12 Years A Slave
33 Rebecca
34 Rain Man
35 A Beautiful Mind
36 The Apartment
37 All About Eve
38 The Sound of Music

You treat classics like garbage. 70!?

39 The English Patient
40 Million Dollar Baby
41 Crash
42 American Beauty
43 The Deer Hunter
44 The King's Speech
45 Terms of Endearment
46 The Best Years of Our Lives
47 Shakespeare In Love
48 Ordinary People
49 Ben-Hur
50 The Hurt Locker
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1. All Quiet on the Western Front
2. The Silence of the Lambs
3. Gone with the Wind
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1. Gladiator
2. Gone with the Wind
3. Shakespeare In Love
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1. Schindler's List
2. The Godfather
3. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
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