Best Picture Winners (1929 – Present)

2015          Birdman

2014          12 Years a Slave

2013          Argo

2012          The Artist

2011          The King’s Speech

2010          The Hurt Locker

2009          Slumdog Millionaire

2008          No Country for Old Men

2007          The Departed

2006          Crash

2005          Million Dollar Baby

2004          Lord of the Rings: Return of the King

2003          Chicago

2002          A Beautiful Mind

2001          Gladiator

2000          American Beauty

1999           Shakespeare in Love

1998           Titanic

1997           The English Patient

1996           Braveheart

1995           Forrest Gump

1994           Schindler’s List

1993           Unforgiven

1992           Silence of the Lambs

1991           Dances With Wolves

1990          Driving Miss Daisy

1989           Rain Man

1988           The Last Emperor

1987           Platoon

1986           Out of Africa

1985           Amadeus

1984           Terms of Endearment

1983           Ghandi

1982           Chariots of Fire

1981           Ordinary People

1980           Kramer vs. Kramer

1979           The Deer Hunter

1978           Annie Hall

1977           Rocky

1976           One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest

1975           The Godfather Part II

1974           The Sting

1973           The Godfather

1972           The French Connection

1971           Patton

1970           Midnight Cowboy

1969           Oliver!

1968           In the Heat of the Night

1967           A Man for All Seasons

1966           The Sound of Music

1965           My Fair Lady

1964           Tom Jones

1963           Lawrence of Arabia

1962           West Side Story

1961           The Apartment

1960           Ben-Hur

1959           Gigi

1958           The Bridge on the River Kwai

1957           Around the World in 80 Days

1956           Marty

1955           On the Waterfront

1954           From Here to Eternity

1953           The Greatest Show on Earth

1952           An American in Paris

1951           All About Eve

1950           All the King’s Men

1949           Hamlet

1948           Gentleman’s Agreement

1947          The Best Years of Our Lives

1946           The Lost Weekend

1945           Going My Way

1944           Casablanca

1943           Mrs. Miniver

1942           How Green Was My Valley

1941           Rebecca

1940           Gone with the Wind

1939           You Can’t Take It with You

1938           The Life of Emile Zola

1937           The Great Ziegfeld

1936           Mutiny on the Bounty

1935           It Happened One Night

1934           Cavalcade

1932           Grand Hotel

1931           Cimarron

Nov ’30     All Quiet on the Western Front

Apr ’30      The Broadway Melody

1929           Wings