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Tim Ranks the Best Pictures: From 'American Beauty' (Best) to 'Crash' (Worst)

poster for "American Beauty" (1999)Tim's Ranking of the Best Picture Oscar Winners

1. American Beauty (1999)
2. Casablanca (1943)
3. Schindler’s List (1993)
4. Annie Hall (1977)
5. The Hurt Locker (2009)
6. Out of Africa (1985)
7. Rain Man (1988)
8. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)
9. Gone with the Wind (1939)
10. Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

11. Unforgiven (1992)
12. The Sting (1973)
13. All About Eve (1950)
14. Ben-Hur (1959)
15. Chariots of Fire (1981)
16. The Sound of Music (1965)
17. Ordinary People (1980)
18. Dances with Wolves (1990)
19. Titanic (1997)
20. No Country for Old Men (2007)

21. Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
22. Platoon (1986)
23. The Godfather (1972)
24. The Artist (2011)
25. The Last Emperor (1987)
26. Forrest Gump (1994)
27. A Beautiful Mind (2001)
28. The English Patient (1996)
29. Shakespeare in Love (1998)
30. Braveheart (1995)

31. Marty (1955)
32. The Apartment (1960)
33. Crash (2005)

Tim's comment

Holy moly.

Who's next?

Rank Oscar's best pictures from 1927 to today.


Posted at 06:48 PM on Tue. Feb 12, 2013 in category Movies - The Oscars  
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Tim wrote:

I really need to see some of those again to be more definitive — especially Annie Hall, Chariots of Fire, Out of Africa, and Ordinary People, it's been forever since I saw those. Not to mention the slew of Best Pictures I've never seen at all...

Comment posted on Tue. Feb 12, 2013 at 09:28 PM

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