Top Ten Movies Nominated for Best Picture But Didn't Win It


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21 The Martian The Martian
22 Brokeback Mountain Brokeback Mountain V 1 Comment
23 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

An inspirational and sad story about a man aging backwards, another masterpiece by David Fincher, Brad Pitt is stellar in this movie, his best part yet

Lost to Slumdog Millionaire - roblist

24 Scarface Scarface

It should have been nominated. In fact, it should have won. - BeatlesFan1964

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25 Gravity Gravity

12 Years A Slave was great but you'll never find a movie this good for a while

26 The Social Network The Social Network
27 The Green Mile The Green Mile

a timeless, inspirational and magical, don't forget funny story about a Cell Block and a prisoner who was sentenced for a crime he didn't commit, Must be Stephan King's greatest novel of all time

Lost to American Beauty - roblist

28 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

A timeless masterpiece added to Peter Jackson's collection, his second movie on this list, the stunning sequel to the Fellowship of the Ring, considered one of the greatest sequels of all time

Lost to Chicago - roblist

I think the reason Chicago won was because Chicago made musicals hip again. Without Moulin Rouge and Chicago there wouldn't be a Mamma Mia film. However 2 Towers was the better film.

29 American Sniper American Sniper
30 American Hustle American Hustle
31 The Descendants The Descendants
32 Mary Poppins Mary Poppins
33 The Help The Help
34 The Aviator The Aviator

A great film highlighting the life of famous Aviator and Director Howard Hughes, Another Martin Scorses instant classic, excellent acting from Leo DiCaprio and Cate Blanchett

Winner of 5 Oscars

Lost to Million Dollar Baby - roblist

35 127 Hours 127 Hours V 1 Comment
36 Toy Story 3 Toy Story 3
37 Beasts of the Southern Wild Beasts of the Southern Wild
38 The Exorcist The Exorcist
39 Ghost Ghost
40 The Revenant The Revenant
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