Top Ten Best Picture Oscar Winners


The Top Ten

1 The Godfather
2 The Silence of the Lambs

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

3 Schindler's List

One of the toughest and most important movies ever made.

4 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.

5 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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6 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

7 Gone with the Wind
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 All Quiet on the Western Front
10 Casablanca

The Contenders

11 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.

12 Titanic
13 Annie Hall
14 The Bridge on the River Kwai
15 Braveheart
16 It Happened One Night
17 Gladiator
18 Lawrence of Arabia
19 Rain Man
20 Unforgiven

Great movie

21 The Departed

How is this 78? The Departed was an amazing film

22 Spotlight
23 Midnight Cowboy
24 Patton
25 Terms of Endearment
26 Birdman
27 Amadeus
28 On the Waterfront
29 The Apartment
30 American Beauty
31 West Side Story
32 Dances With Wolves
33 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

34 Rocky
35 Kramer vs. Kramer
36 12 Years A Slave
37 The Deer Hunter
38 Rebecca
39 All About Eve
40 Marty
41 A Beautiful Mind
42 The Sting
43 Chicago

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

44 Crash
45 The King's Speech
46 The Best Years of Our Lives
47 Shakespeare In Love
48 Ordinary People
49 Around the World in 80 Days
50 Ben-Hur
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Top Remixes (13)

1. All Quiet on the Western Front
2. The Silence of the Lambs
3. Gone with the Wind
1. Schindler's List
2. The Godfather
3. Forrest Gump
1. The Silence of the Lambs
2. Titanic
3. Casablanca

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