The Best 'Academy Award Best Picture Nominated' Movies

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1266 The Mission 1986 Roland Joffé PG -
1269 Captain Phillips 2013 Paul Greengrass R -
1271 Munich 2005 Steven Spielberg R -
1274 How Green Was My Valley 1941 John Ford NR -
1296 Good Night, and Good Luck. 2005 George Clooney PG -
1338 The Music Man 1962 Morton DaCosta G -
1343 Hamlet 1948 Laurence Olivier NR -
1347 Sergeant York 1941 Howard Hawks NR -
1354 Sense and Sensibility 1995 Ang Lee PG -
1359 Becket 1964 Peter Glenville PG13 -
1372 Winter's Bone 2010 Debra Granik R -
1375 Hugo 2011 Martin Scorsese PG -
1387 Grand Hotel 1932 Edmund Goulding NR -
1393 A Room With a View 1985 James Ivory PG -
1402 Mrs. Miniver 1942 William Wyler NR -
1411 Dallas Buyers Club 2013 Jean-Marc Vallée R -
1417 Amour 2012 Michael Haneke PG13 -
1423 Frost/Nixon 2008 Ron Howard R -
1436 Call Me by Your Name 2017 Luca Guadagnino R -
1442 The Aviator 2004 Martin Scorsese PG13 -
1445 Heaven Can Wait 1943 Ernst Lubitsch NR -
1449 Dangerous Liaisons 1988 Stephen Frears R -
1454 The Goodbye Girl 1977 Herbert Ross PG -
1458 Moulin Rouge 2001 Baz Luhrmann PG13 -
1484 The Imitation Game 2014 Morten Tyldum PG13 -
1496 Hacksaw Ridge 2016 Mel Gibson R -
1497 Phantom Thread 2017 Paul Thomas Anderson R -
1526 Wuthering Heights 1939 William Wyler NR -
1528 Sideways 2004 Alexander Payne R -
1536 Brooklyn 2015 John Crowley PG13 -
1537 An Education 2009 Lone Scherfig PG13 -
1552 Letters from Iwo Jima 2006 Clint Eastwood R -
1558 Brokeback Mountain 2005 Ang Lee R -
1562 Moonstruck 1987 Norman Jewison PG -
1563 Born Yesterday 1950 George Cukor NR -
1568 Michael Clayton 2007 Tony Gilroy R -
1570 In the Bedroom 2001 Todd Field R -
1584 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button 2008 David Fincher PG13 -
1592 Coal Miner's Daughter 1980 Michael Apted PG -
1594 The Heiress 1949 William Wyler NR -
1614 Seven Brides For Seven Brothers 1954 Stanley Donen G -
1638 The Thin Red Line 1998 Terrence Malick R -
1645 Howards End 1992 James Ivory PG -
1660 Crash 2004 Paul Haggis R -
1662 Chariots of Fire 1981 Hugh Hudson PG -
1686 Selma 2014 Ava DuVernay PG13 -
1688 Elizabeth 1998 Shekhar Kapur R -
1692 The Piano 1993 Jane Campion R -
1730 Dodsworth 1936 William Wyler NR -
1737 Captains Courageous 1937 Victor Fleming G -
1738 Elmer Gantry 1960 Richard Brooks NR -
1742 Awakenings 1990 Penny Marshall PG13 -
1743 Scent of a Woman 1992 Martin Brest R -
1747 Libeled Lady 1936 Jack Conway NR -
1758 All the King's Men 1949 Robert Rossen NR -
1760 Coming Home 1978 Hal Ashby R -
1765 Beasts of the Southern Wild 2012 Benh Zeitlin PG13 -
1780 The King and I 1956 Walter Lang G -
1787 Born on the Fourth of July 1989 Oliver Stone R -
1791 American Hustle 2013 David O. Russell R -
1799 The Towering Inferno 1974 John Guillermin PG -
1806 The Bishop's Wife 1947 Henry Koster NR -
1810 On Golden Pond 1981 Mark Rydell PG -
1822 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World 2003 Peter Weir PG13 -
1830 Atlantic City 1980 Louis Malle R -
1834 The Crying Game 1992 Neil Jordan R -
1836 Bridge of Spies 2015 Steven Spielberg PG13 -
1844 Lost Horizon 1937 Frank Capra NR -
1853 Oliver! 1968 Carol Reed G -
1900 Atonement 2007 Joe Wright R -
1903 Pygmalion 1938 Anthony Asquith, Leslie Howard NR -
1915 Out of Africa 1985 Sydney Pollack PG -
1942 Driving Miss Daisy 1989 Bruce Beresford PG -
1952 The Godfather Part III 1990 Francis Ford Coppola R -
1953 Missing 1982 Costa-Gavras PG -
1961 Stage Door 1937 Gregory La Cava NR -
1967 Shakespeare in Love 1998 John Madden R -
1973 Tender Mercies 1983 Bruce Beresford PG -
2000 Les Misérables 2012 Tom Hooper PG13 -
2012 Goodbye, Mr. Chips 1939 Sam Wood NR -
2024 How the West Was Won 1962 John Ford NR -
2082 Heaven Can Wait 1978 Warren Beatty, Buck Henry PG -
2101 Capote 2005 Bennett Miller R -
2114 Lion 2016 Garth Davis PG13 -
2120 Hidden Figures 2016 Theodore Melfi PG -
2123 Gosford Park 2001 Robert Altman R -
2135 Philomena 2013 Stephen Frears PG13 -
2149 Fatal Attraction 1987 Adrian Lyne R -
2150 Shine 1996 Scott Hicks PG13 -
2152 Funny Girl 1968 William Wyler G -
2156 Gentleman's Agreement 1947 Elia Kazan NR -
2185 The Help 2011 Tate Taylor PG13 -
2189 Twelve O'Clock High 1949 Henry King NR -
2204 Lilies of the Field 1963 Ralph Nelson NR -
2208 Il Postino: The Postman 1994 Michael Radford PG -
2210 Four Weddings and a Funeral 1994 Mike Newell R -
2214 Norma Rae 1979 Martin Ritt PG -
2225 Anchors Aweigh 1945 George Sidney NR -
2245 The Reader 2008 Stephen Daldry R -
2255 The Gay Divorcee 1934 Mark Sandrich NR -
2266 Jezebel 1938 William Wyler NR -
2278 Mutiny on the Bounty 1962 Lewis Milestone NR -
2292 The Letter 1940 William Wyler NR -
2299 Dark Victory 1939 Edmund Goulding NR -
2312 Working Girl 1988 Mike Nichols R -
2338 Prizzi's Honor 1985 John Huston R -
2340 The Kids Are All Right 2010 Lisa Cholodenko R -
2353 Bugsy 1991 Barry Levinson R -
2363 The Queen 2006 Stephen Frears PG13 -
2385 Hope and Glory 1987 John Boorman PG13 -
2386 Father of the Bride 1950 Vincente Minnelli NR -
2428 Finding Neverland 2004 Marc Forster PG -
2441 A Letter to Three Wives 1949 Joseph L. Mankiewicz NR -
2450 The Theory of Everything 2014 James Marsh PG13 -
2454 A Passage to India 1984 David Lean PG -
2461 Henry V 1944 Laurence Olivier NR -
2495 Julius Caesar 1953 Joseph L. Mankiewicz NR -
2498 The Full Monty 1997 Peter Cattaneo R -
2544 Auntie Mame 1958 Morton DaCosta G -
2568 Chocolat 2000 Lasse Hallström PG13 -
2627 Shanghai Express 1932 Josef von Sternberg NR -
2636 Babel 2006 Alejandro González Iñárritu R -
2669 Children of a Lesser God 1986 Randa Haines R -
2681 Kiss of the Spider Woman 1985 Hector Babenco R -
2696 Chicago 2002 Rob Marshall PG13 -
2697 Ghost 1990 Jerry Zucker PG13 -
2699 Cleopatra 1963 Joseph L. Mankiewicz NR -
2717 The Alamo 1960 John Wayne NR -
2746 Hello, Dolly! 1969 Gene Kelly G -
2761 The Bells of St. Mary's 1945 Leo McCarey NR -
2762 Tess 1979 Roman Polanski PG -
2767 Places in the Heart 1984 Robert Benton PG -
2803 Here Comes Mr. Jordan 1941 Alexander Hall NR -
2829 Bound for Glory 1976 Hal Ashby PG -
2866 The Blind Side 2009 John Lee Hancock PG13 -
2873 Ray 2004 Taylor Hackford PG13 -
2882 A Star Is Born 1937 William A. Wellman NR -
2915 The Talk of the Town 1942 George Stevens NR -
2931 Gigi 1958 Vincente Minnelli G -
2933 The Informer 1935 John Ford NR -
2955 Romeo and Juliet 1968 Franco Zeffirelli G -
2980 Going My Way 1944 Leo McCarey NR -
2990 Babe 1995 Chris Noonan NR -
3026 American Sniper 2014 Clint Eastwood R -
3029 Of Mice and Men 1939 Lewis Milestone NR -
3043 The Post 2017 Steven Spielberg PG13 -
3082 Erin Brockovich 2000 Steven Soderbergh R -
3139 Crossfire 1947 Edward Dmytryk NR -
3165 War Horse 2011 Steven Spielberg PG13 -
3176 The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming! 1966 Norman Jewison NR -
3177 The Accidental Tourist 1988 Lawrence Kasdan PG -
3199 The Cider House Rules 1999 Lasse Hallström PG13 -
3213 The Sand Pebbles 1966 Robert Wise NR -
3227 Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Michael Anderson G -
3232 The English Patient 1996 Anthony Minghella R -
3248 The Little Foxes 1941 William Wyler NR -
3250 Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire 2009 Lee Daniels R -
3280 Little Women 1933 George Cukor NR -
3288 Alfie 1966 Lewis Gilbert PG -
3293 A Tale of Two Cities 1935 Jack Conway NR -
3302 Love Story 1970 Arthur Hiller NR -
3312 Airport 1970 George Seaton G -
3334 A Soldier's Story 1984 Norman Jewison PG -
3374 The Snake Pit 1948 Anatole Litvak NR -
3379 Ruggles of Red Gap 1935 Leo McCarey NR -
3424 49th Parallel 1941 Michael Powell NR -
3435 The Diary of Anne Frank 1959 George Stevens NR -
3485 The Champ 1931 King Vidor NR -
3489 Tom Jones 1963 Tony Richardson NR -
3578 The Hours 2002 Stephen Daldry PG13 -
3580 The Life of Emile Zola 1937 William Dieterle NR -
3583 Darkest Hour 2017 Joe Wright PG13 -
3599 Picnic 1955 Joshua Logan NR -
3607 The Greatest Show on Earth 1952 Cecil B. DeMille NR -
3612 Fences 2016 Denzel Washington PG13 -
3669 San Francisco 1936 W.S. Van Dyke NR -
3675 Battleground 1949 William A. Wellman NR -
3701 For Whom the Bell Tolls 1943 Sam Wood NR -
3713 Seabiscuit 2003 Gary Ross PG13 -
3767 Quo Vadis? 1951 Mervyn LeRoy NR -
3858 A Farewell to Arms 1932 Frank Borzage NR -
3928 Room at the Top 1959 Jack Clayton NR -
3976 Seventh Heaven 1927 Frank Borzage NR -
4071 The More the Merrier 1943 George Stevens NR -
4076 Boys Town 1938 Norman Taurog NR -
4077 Julia 1977 Fred Zinnemann PG -
4093 The Song of Bernadette 1943 Henry King NR -
4191 David Copperfield 1935 George Cukor NR -
4243 Random Harvest 1942 Mervyn LeRoy NR -
4287 Friendly Persuasion 1956 William Wyler NR -
4430 A Thousand Clowns 1965 Fred Coe NR -
4514 One Hour with You 1932 Ernst Lubitsch NR -
4546 The Country Girl 1954 George Seaton NR -
4581 Les Misérables 1935 Richard Boleslawski NR -
4604 Darling 1965 John Schlesinger NR -
4619 The Smiling Lieutenant 1931 Ernst Lubitsch NR -
4620 The Nun's Story 1959 Fred Zinnemann NR -
4622 Zorba the Greek 1964 Mihalis Kakogiannis NR -
4711 The Emigrants 1971 Jan Troell PG -
4745 The Private Life of Henry VIII 1933 Alexander Korda NR -
4751 The Razor's Edge 1946 Edmund Goulding NR -
4811 The Love Parade 1929 Ernst Lubitsch NR -
4868 The Great Ziegfeld 1936 Robert Z. Leonard NR -
4900 Cleopatra 1934 Cecil B. DeMille NR -
4927 Sounder 1972 Martin Ritt G -
4963 The Long Voyage Home 1940 John Ford NR -
5048 Anne of the Thousand Days 1969 Charles Jarrott NR -
5157 An Unmarried Woman 1978 Paul Mazursky R -
5236 Moulin Rouge 1952 John Huston NR -
5247 Lady for a Day 1933 Frank Capra NR -
5255 Love Affair 1939 Leo McCarey NR -
5259 Ivanhoe 1952 Richard Thorpe NR -
5276 The Dresser 1983 Peter Yates PG -
5323 The Yearling 1946 Clarence Brown G -
5367 Dead End 1937 William Wyler NR -
5502 The Prince of Tides 1991 Barbra Streisand R -
5520 Alice Adams 1935 George Stevens NR -
5716 King Solomon's Mines 1950 Compton Bennett, Andrew Marton NR -
5775 Johnny Belinda 1948 Jean Negulesco NR -
5777 Watch on the Rhine 1943 Herman Shumlin NR -
5789 Doctor Dolittle 1967 Richard Fleischer G -
5815 All This, and Heaven Too 1940 Anatole Litvak NR -
5956 In Which We Serve 1942 Noel Coward, David Lean NR -
6035 Imitation of Life 1934 John M. Stahl NR -
6055 Separate Tables 1958 Delbert Mann NR -
6105 She Done Him Wrong 1933 Lowell Sherman NR -
6248 A Midsummer Night's Dream 1935 Max Reinhardt G -
6251 Peyton Place 1957 Mark Robson NR -
6317 Madame Curie 1943 Mervyn LeRoy NR -
6549 Romeo and Juliet 1936 George Cukor NR -
6686 The Front Page 1931 Lewis Milestone NR -
6699 The Lives of a Bengal Lancer 1935 Henry Hathaway NR -
6854 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close 2011 Stephen Daldry PG13 -
6984 Nicholas and Alexandra 1971 Franklin J. Schaffner PG -
7014 The Broadway Melody 1929 Harry Beaumont NR -
7073 America, America 1963 Elia Kazan NR -
7092 Kitty Foyle 1940 Sam Wood NR -
7110 The Turning Point 1977 Herbert Ross PG -
7125 The Story of Louis Pasteur 1936 William Dieterle NR -
7132 The Divorcée 1930 Robert Z. Leonard NR -
7368 Sayonara 1957 Joshua Logan NR -
7422 The Robe 1953 Henry Koster NR -
7547 The Good Earth 1937 Sidney Franklin NR -
7560 Kings Row 1942 Sam Wood NR -
7669 Since You Went Away 1944 John Cromwell G -
7913 The Sundowners 1960 Fred Zinnemann NR -
8095 Test Pilot 1938 Victor Fleming NR -
8251 The Human Comedy 1943 Clarence Brown NR -
8457 State Fair 1933 Henry King NR -
8545 Cimarron 1931 Wesley Ruggles NR -

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