The Best 'Academy Award Best Picture Nominated' Movies

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1293 Captain Phillips 2013 Paul Greengrass R -
1297 How Green Was My Valley 1941 John Ford NR -
1300 Good Night, and Good Luck. 2005 George Clooney PG -
1301 42nd Street 1933 Lloyd Bacon NR -
1314 The Music Man 1962 Morton DaCosta G -
1355 Sense and Sensibility 1995 Ang Lee PG -
1357 Mrs. Miniver 1942 William Wyler NR -
1367 Hamlet 1948 Laurence Olivier NR -
1376 Sergeant York 1941 Howard Hawks NR -
1380 Hugo 2011 Martin Scorsese PG -
1381 Winter's Bone 2010 Debra Granik R -
1386 Becket 1964 Peter Glenville PG13 -
1389 Heaven Can Wait 1943 Ernst Lubitsch NR -
1411 A Room With a View 1985 James Ivory PG -
1415 Call Me by Your Name 2017 Luca Guadagnino R -
1420 Grand Hotel 1932 Edmund Goulding NR -
1428 Dallas Buyers Club 2013 Jean-Marc Vallée R -
1434 Frost/Nixon 2008 Ron Howard R -
1443 Amour 2012 Michael Haneke PG13 -
1444 Dangerous Liaisons 1988 Stephen Frears R -
1448 The Aviator 2004 Martin Scorsese PG13 -
1461 Moulin Rouge 2001 Baz Luhrmann PG13 -
1476 The Imitation Game 2014 Morten Tyldum PG13 -
1494 Phantom Thread 2017 Paul Thomas Anderson R -
1495 The Goodbye Girl 1977 Herbert Ross PG -
1515 Born Yesterday 1950 George Cukor NR -
1516 Wuthering Heights 1939 William Wyler NR -
1531 Sideways 2004 Alexander Payne R -
1547 Hacksaw Ridge 2016 Mel Gibson R -
1549 An Education 2009 Lone Scherfig PG13 -
1551 Brooklyn 2015 John Crowley PG13 -
1558 Brokeback Mountain 2005 Ang Lee R -
1562 Letters from Iwo Jima 2006 Clint Eastwood R -
1574 Michael Clayton 2007 Tony Gilroy R -
1581 Moonstruck 1987 Norman Jewison PG -
1582 In the Bedroom 2001 Todd Field R -
1594 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button 2008 David Fincher PG13 -
1596 The Heiress 1949 William Wyler NR -
1610 Coal Miner's Daughter 1980 Michael Apted PG -
1642 The Thin Red Line 1998 Terrence Malick R -
1649 Seven Brides For Seven Brothers 1954 Stanley Donen G -
1661 Selma 2014 Ava DuVernay PG13 -
1673 Howards End 1992 James Ivory PG -
1675 Crash 2004 Paul Haggis R -
1686 The Piano 1993 Jane Campion R -
1688 Chariots of Fire 1981 Hugh Hudson PG -
1694 Elizabeth 1998 Shekhar Kapur R -
1695 Elmer Gantry 1960 Richard Brooks NR -
1718 Libeled Lady 1936 Jack Conway NR -
1752 Awakenings 1990 Penny Marshall PG13 -
1754 Scent of a Woman 1992 Martin Brest R -
1756 Lost Horizon 1937 Frank Capra NR -
1764 Captains Courageous 1937 Victor Fleming G -
1769 Coming Home 1978 Hal Ashby R -
1771 The Bishop's Wife 1947 Henry Koster NR -
1775 Dodsworth 1936 William Wyler NR -
1788 Born on the Fourth of July 1989 Oliver Stone R -
1793 The King and I 1956 Walter Lang G -
1805 Atlantic City 1980 Louis Malle R -
1810 All the King's Men 1949 Robert Rossen NR -
1811 Beasts of the Southern Wild 2012 Benh Zeitlin PG13 -
1817 American Hustle 2013 David O. Russell R -
1818 On Golden Pond 1981 Mark Rydell PG -
1823 The Towering Inferno 1974 John Guillermin PG -
1826 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World 2003 Peter Weir PG13 -
1831 Pygmalion 1938 Anthony Asquith, Leslie Howard NR -
1851 Oliver! 1968 Carol Reed G -
1857 Bridge of Spies 2015 Steven Spielberg PG13 -
1870 The Crying Game 1992 Neil Jordan R -
1907 Atonement 2007 Joe Wright R -
1938 Out of Africa 1985 Sydney Pollack PG -
1947 Driving Miss Daisy 1989 Bruce Beresford PG -
1962 Stage Door 1937 Gregory La Cava NR -
1964 The Godfather Part III 1990 Francis Ford Coppola R -
1973 Tender Mercies 1983 Bruce Beresford PG -
1975 Shakespeare in Love 1998 John Madden R -
1980 Missing 1982 Costa-Gavras PG -
2006 Les Misérables 2012 Tom Hooper PG13 -
2011 How the West Was Won 1962 John Ford NR -
2027 Goodbye, Mr. Chips 1939 Sam Wood NR -
2079 Funny Girl 1968 William Wyler G -
2082 Heaven Can Wait 1978 Warren Beatty, Buck Henry PG -
2108 Capote 2005 Bennett Miller R -
2110 Hidden Figures 2016 Theodore Melfi PG -
2125 Gosford Park 2001 Robert Altman R -
2153 Philomena 2013 Stephen Frears PG13 -
2167 Fatal Attraction 1987 Adrian Lyne R -
2172 Shine 1996 Scott Hicks PG13 -
2173 Lion 2016 Garth Davis PG13 -
2180 Norma Rae 1979 Martin Ritt PG -
2198 The Help 2011 Tate Taylor PG13 -
2206 Gentleman's Agreement 1947 Elia Kazan NR -
2210 Twelve O'Clock High 1949 Henry King NR -
2222 Four Weddings and a Funeral 1994 Mike Newell R -
2223 Il Postino: The Postman 1994 Michael Radford PG -
2241 The Letter 1940 William Wyler NR -
2242 The Reader 2008 Stephen Daldry R -
2246 Dark Victory 1939 Edmund Goulding NR -
2253 Jezebel 1938 William Wyler NR -
2260 Lilies of the Field 1963 Ralph Nelson NR -
2279 Anchors Aweigh 1945 George Sidney NR -
2300 The Gay Divorcee 1934 Mark Sandrich NR -
2306 Hope and Glory 1987 John Boorman PG13 -
2317 Working Girl 1988 Mike Nichols R -
2328 Mutiny on the Bounty 1962 Lewis Milestone NR -
2363 The Kids Are All Right 2010 Lisa Cholodenko R -
2369 The Queen 2006 Stephen Frears PG13 -
2376 Prizzi's Honor 1985 John Huston R -
2390 Father of the Bride 1950 Vincente Minnelli NR -
2412 Bugsy 1991 Barry Levinson R -
2443 Finding Neverland 2004 Marc Forster PG -
2446 Henry V 1944 Laurence Olivier NR -
2470 A Letter to Three Wives 1949 Joseph L. Mankiewicz NR -
2473 Shanghai Express 1932 Josef von Sternberg NR -
2492 The Theory of Everything 2014 James Marsh PG13 -
2495 Auntie Mame 1958 Morton DaCosta G -
2500 A Passage to India 1984 David Lean PG -
2503 The Full Monty 1997 Peter Cattaneo R -
2519 Julius Caesar 1953 Joseph L. Mankiewicz NR -
2580 Chocolat 2000 Lasse Hallström PG13 -
2611 Cleopatra 1963 Joseph L. Mankiewicz NR -
2640 Babel 2006 Alejandro González Iñárritu R -
2670 The Alamo 1960 John Wayne NR -
2684 Chicago 2002 Rob Marshall PG13 -
2686 Hello, Dolly! 1969 Gene Kelly G -
2687 Ghost 1990 Jerry Zucker PG13 -
2688 Children of a Lesser God 1986 Randa Haines R -
2698 A Star Is Born 1937 William A. Wellman NR -
2718 Kiss of the Spider Woman 1985 Hector Babenco R -
2749 The Bells of St. Mary's 1945 Leo McCarey NR -
2752 Tess 1979 Roman Polanski PG -
2753 Places in the Heart 1984 Robert Benton PG -
2779 Bound for Glory 1976 Hal Ashby PG -
2784 Here Comes Mr. Jordan 1941 Alexander Hall NR -
2796 The Talk of the Town 1942 George Stevens NR -
2874 The Blind Side 2009 John Lee Hancock PG13 -
2894 Ray 2004 Taylor Hackford PG13 -
2936 Romeo and Juliet 1968 Franco Zeffirelli G -
2956 Crossfire 1947 Edward Dmytryk NR -
2980 Gigi 1958 Vincente Minnelli G -
2987 Babe 1995 Chris Noonan NR -
2993 Of Mice and Men 1939 Lewis Milestone NR -
3017 The Post 2017 Steven Spielberg PG13 -
3023 The Informer 1935 John Ford NR -
3035 Going My Way 1944 Leo McCarey NR -
3062 American Sniper 2014 Clint Eastwood R -
3084 Erin Brockovich 2000 Steven Soderbergh R -
3149 The Accidental Tourist 1988 Lawrence Kasdan PG -
3183 The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming! 1966 Norman Jewison NR -
3184 Little Women 1933 George Cukor NR -
3189 A Tale of Two Cities 1935 Jack Conway NR -
3207 The Cider House Rules 1999 Lasse Hallström PG13 -
3229 The Sand Pebbles 1966 Robert Wise NR -
3246 War Horse 2011 Steven Spielberg PG13 -
3253 Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Michael Anderson G -
3254 Alfie 1966 Lewis Gilbert PG -
3259 The English Patient 1996 Anthony Minghella R -
3267 The Little Foxes 1941 William Wyler NR -
3328 Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire 2009 Lee Daniels R -
3345 Ruggles of Red Gap 1935 Leo McCarey NR -
3354 Love Story 1970 Arthur Hiller NR -
3355 The Snake Pit 1948 Anatole Litvak NR -
3363 A Soldier's Story 1984 Norman Jewison PG -
3364 The Diary of Anne Frank 1959 George Stevens NR -
3372 Airport 1970 George Seaton G -
3397 49th Parallel 1941 Michael Powell NR -
3457 The Champ 1931 King Vidor NR -
3557 Tom Jones 1963 Tony Richardson NR -
3568 The Hours 2002 Stephen Daldry PG13 -
3603 Picnic 1955 Joshua Logan NR -
3618 Fences 2016 Denzel Washington PG13 -
3627 Quo Vadis? 1951 Mervyn LeRoy NR -
3637 The Life of Emile Zola 1937 William Dieterle NR -
3662 Battleground 1949 William A. Wellman NR -
3689 Darkest Hour 2017 Joe Wright PG13 -
3707 For Whom the Bell Tolls 1943 Sam Wood NR -
3712 The Greatest Show on Earth 1952 Cecil B. DeMille NR -
3720 Seabiscuit 2003 Gary Ross PG13 -
3760 A Farewell to Arms 1932 Frank Borzage NR -
3776 San Francisco 1936 W.S. Van Dyke NR -
3933 Seventh Heaven 1927 Frank Borzage NR -
3935 Room at the Top 1959 Jack Clayton NR -
3940 The More the Merrier 1943 George Stevens NR -
4044 The Song of Bernadette 1943 Henry King NR -
4109 Julia 1977 Fred Zinnemann PG -
4112 Boys Town 1938 Norman Taurog NR -
4155 Random Harvest 1942 Mervyn LeRoy NR -
4263 Friendly Persuasion 1956 William Wyler NR -
4343 David Copperfield 1935 George Cukor NR -
4519 A Thousand Clowns 1965 Fred Coe NR -
4541 The Smiling Lieutenant 1931 Ernst Lubitsch NR -
4561 The Country Girl 1954 George Seaton NR -
4576 One Hour with You 1932 Ernst Lubitsch NR -
4638 Darling 1965 John Schlesinger NR -
4659 Zorba the Greek 1964 Mihalis Kakogiannis NR -
4689 Les Misérables 1935 Richard Boleslawski NR -
4711 The Private Life of Henry VIII 1933 Alexander Korda NR -
4752 The Emigrants 1971 Jan Troell PG -
4756 The Nun's Story 1959 Fred Zinnemann NR -
4763 The Long Voyage Home 1940 John Ford NR -
4845 The Love Parade 1929 Ernst Lubitsch NR -
4957 Sounder 1972 Martin Ritt G -
4969 The Razor's Edge 1946 Edmund Goulding NR -
5019 The Great Ziegfeld 1936 Robert Z. Leonard NR -
5054 Love Affair 1939 Leo McCarey NR -
5086 Cleopatra 1934 Cecil B. DeMille NR -
5119 Ivanhoe 1952 Richard Thorpe NR -
5159 Anne of the Thousand Days 1969 Charles Jarrott NR -
5166 The Yearling 1946 Clarence Brown G -
5180 Lady for a Day 1933 Frank Capra NR -
5212 The Dresser 1983 Peter Yates PG -
5284 An Unmarried Woman 1978 Paul Mazursky R -
5359 Dead End 1937 William Wyler NR -
5455 Moulin Rouge 1952 John Huston NR -
5575 The Prince of Tides 1991 Barbra Streisand R -
5636 King Solomon's Mines 1950 Compton Bennett, Andrew Marton NR -
5643 Imitation of Life 1934 John M. Stahl NR -
5683 Alice Adams 1935 George Stevens NR -
5713 Johnny Belinda 1948 Jean Negulesco NR -
5725 All This, and Heaven Too 1940 Anatole Litvak NR -
5922 Watch on the Rhine 1943 Herman Shumlin NR -
5939 Doctor Dolittle 1967 Richard Fleischer G -
6014 She Done Him Wrong 1933 Lowell Sherman NR -
6051 In Which We Serve 1942 Noel Coward, David Lean NR -
6116 Separate Tables 1958 Delbert Mann NR -
6421 Madame Curie 1943 Mervyn LeRoy NR -
6433 Peyton Place 1957 Mark Robson NR -
6494 Romeo and Juliet 1936 George Cukor NR -
6540 A Midsummer Night's Dream 1935 Max Reinhardt G -
6814 The Front Page 1931 Lewis Milestone NR -
6889 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close 2011 Stephen Daldry PG13 -
6927 America, America 1963 Elia Kazan NR -
6988 The Lives of a Bengal Lancer 1935 Henry Hathaway NR -
7093 Nicholas and Alexandra 1971 Franklin J. Schaffner PG -
7129 Kitty Foyle 1940 Sam Wood NR -
7240 The Robe 1953 Henry Koster NR -
7306 The Story of Louis Pasteur 1936 William Dieterle NR -
7331 The Turning Point 1977 Herbert Ross PG -
7371 The Broadway Melody 1929 Harry Beaumont NR -
7444 The Divorcée 1930 Robert Z. Leonard NR -
7612 The Good Earth 1937 Sidney Franklin NR -
7689 Kings Row 1942 Sam Wood NR -
7891 Sayonara 1957 Joshua Logan NR -
7903 Since You Went Away 1944 John Cromwell G -
8175 The Sundowners 1960 Fred Zinnemann NR -
8436 State Fair 1933 Henry King NR -
8577 The Human Comedy 1943 Clarence Brown NR -
8650 Test Pilot 1938 Victor Fleming NR -
8690 Broadway Melody of 1936 1935 Roy Del Ruth NR -
8873 Ship of Fools 1965 Stanley Kramer NR -

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