Top Ten Movies That Should Have Won the Oscar for Best Visual Effects

These are the movies that very well could have won the 'Best Visual Effects' award at their respective Academy Awards ceremonies, but didn't (not to discredit any actual winners, since I'm sure they were all deserving also).

The Top Ten Movies That Should Have Won the Oscar for Best Visual Effects

1 Marvel's The Avengers
2 Transformers
3 Close Encounters of the Third Kind
4 Rise of the Planet of the Apes
5 Ghostbusters
6 Star Trek: The Motion Picture
7 Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens
8 Blade Runner
9 Iron Man
10 The Dark Knight

The Contenders

11 I, Robot

Will Smith was the best. The visuals were amazing

12 Mad Max: Fury Road
13 Star Trek (2009)
14 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2
15 Guardians of the Galaxy
16 The Birds
17 Hollow Man
18 Back to the Future Part II
19 2001: A Space Odyssey

It actually won the award - Dvafan2

Should be #1. Some of these movies didn't even win best visual effects so I don't know why they're getting votes. - AlphonsoRichardson

20 The Fifth Element
21 Prometheus
22 Alien 3
23 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
24 Bahubali: The Beginning

Thrilling waterfalls and war scenes totally deserve it. - vivek0305

25 Poltergeist II: The Other Side
26 Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace
27 Die Hard

Had the misfortune of competing against Roger Rabbit

28 X-Men
29 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
30 Doctor Strange (2016)
31 Ready Player One

Why did they give first man it over ready player one. The world may never know - Dvafan2

32 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
33 Batman Returns
34 Avengers: Infinity War
35 Pearl Harbor
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