**** Best Picture Nominees ****


From Best to Worst

The films below are Best Picture nominees that I have seen. Titles in all-caps are the winners for that year.

  1. UNFORGIVEN **** A+, 1992

  2. A BEAUTIFUL MIND **** A+, 2001

  3. SCHINDLER'S LIST **** A, 1993

  4. Saving Private Ryan **** A, 1998

  5. The Shawshank Redemption **** A, 1994

  6. Quiz Show **** A, 1994

  7. Raiders of the Lost Ark **** A, 1981

  8. Zero Dark Thirty **** A, 2012

  9. Milk **** A, 2008

  10. Brokeback Mountain ***1/2 A-, 2005

  11. Citizen Kane ***1/2 A-, 1941

  12. The Fugitive ***1/2 A-, 1993

  13. The Sixth Sense ***1/2 A-, 1999

  14. Star Wars Episode 4 A New Hope ***1/2 A-, 1977

  15. THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS ***1/2 A-, 1991

  16. TITANIC ***1/2 A-, 1997

  17. Gosford Park ***1/2 A-, 2001

  18. Jaws ***1/2 A-, 1975

  19. SPOTLIGHT ***1/2 A-, 2015

  20. The Imitation Game ***1/2 A-, 2014

  21. CHICAGO ***1/2 A-, 2002

  22. SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE ***1/2 A-, 2008

  23. L.A. Confidential ***1/2 B+, 1997

  24. NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN ***1/2 B+, 2007

  25. The Queen ***1/2 B+, 2006

  26. Fargo ***1/2 B+, 1996

  27. Inception ***1/2 B+, 2010

  28. Munich ***1/2 B+, 2005

  29. District 9 ***1/2 B+, 2009

  30. True Grit ***1/2 B+, 2010

  31. Network ***1/2 B+, 1976

  32. BIRDMAN OR (THE UNEXPECTED VIRTUE OF IGNORANCE) ***1/2 B+, 2014

  33. ARGO ***1/2 B+, 2012

  34. Letters from Iwo Jima ***1/2 B+, 2006

  35. Tootsie ***1/2 B+, 1982

  36. Inglourious Basterds ***1/2 B+, 2009

  37. THE DEPARTED ***1/2 B+, 2006

  38. THE GODFATHER ***1/2 B+, 1972

  39. THE GODFATHER PART 2 ***1/2 B+, 1974

  40. Traffic ***1/2 B+, 2000

  41. The Social Network ***1/2 B+, 2010

  42. The Big Short ***1/2 B+, 2015

  43. CRASH ***1/2 B+, 2005

  44. Mystic River ***1/2 B+, 2003

  45. MILLION DOLLAR BABY ***1/2 B+, 2004

  46. Working Girl ***1/2 B+, 1988

  47. Mississippi Burning *** B, 1988

  48. The Lord of the Rings The Two Towers *** B, 2002

  49. Four Weddings and a Funeral *** B, 1994

  50. To Kill a Mockingbird *** B, 1962

  51. Witness *** B, 1985

  52. GLADIATOR *** B, 2000

  53. The Exorcist *** B, 1973

  54. Mad Max Fury Road *** B, 2015

  55. American Hustle *** B, 2013

  56. The Lord of the Rings The Fellowship of the Ring *** B, 2001

  57. THE LORD OF THE RINGS THE RETURN OF THE KING *** B, 2003

  58. Capote *** B, 2005

  59. American Sniper *** B, 2015

  60. Gravity *** B, 2013

  61. MOONLIGHT *** B, 2016

  62. La La Land *** B, 2016

  63. Captain Phillips *** B, 2013

  64. Lincoln *** B, 2012

  65. Black Swan *** B, 2010

  66. THE HURT LOCKER *** B, 2008

  67. Lost in Translation *** B, 2003

  68. Gangs of New York *** B, 2002

  69. Frost/Nixon *** B, 2008

  70. Good Night, and Good Luck *** B, 2005

  71. Good Will Hunting *** B, 1997

  72. Michael Clayton *** B, 2007

  73. Sideways *** B, 2004

  74. The Wizard of Oz *** B, 1939

  75. Jerry Maguire *** B, 1996

  76. The Godfather Part 3 *** B-, 1990

  77. The Grand Budapest Hotel *** B-, 2014

  78. FORREST GUMP *** B-, 1994

  79. Broadcast News *** B-, 1987

  80. Juno *** B-, 2007

  81. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof *** B-, 1958

  82. IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT *** B-, 1967

  83. Dead Poets Society *** B-, 1989

  84. Finding Neverland *** B-, 2004

  85. Field of Dreams *** B-, 1989

  86. The Music Man *** B-, 1962

  87. A Few Good Men **1/2 C+, 1992

  88. The Ten Commandments **1/2 C+, 1956

  89. Dangerous Liaisons **1/2 C+, 1988

  90. AMERICAN BEAUTY **1/2 C+, 1999

  91. Anne of the Thousand Days **1/2 C+, 1969

  92. Mary Poppins **1/2 C+, 1964

  93. All the President's Men **1/2 C, 1976

  94. Apollo 13 **1/2 C, 1995

  95. The Thin Red Line **1/2 C, 1998

  96. GONE WITH THE WIND **1/2 C, 1939

  97. THE KING'S SPEECH **1/2 C, 2010

  98. The Martian **1/2 C, 2015

  99. A Room with a View **1/2 C, 1986

  100. The Aviator **1/2 C, 2004

  101. 12 Angry Men ** C-, 1957

  102. Avatar ** C-, 2009

  103. Ghost ** C-, 1990

  104. Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb ** C-, 1964

  105. Pulp Fiction ** C-, 1994

  106. WEST SIDE STORY ** C-, 1961

  107. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial ** C-, 1982

  108. THE FRENCH CONNECTION ** D+, 1971

  109. J.F.K. *1/2 D, 1991