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Old 07-16-2012, 02:51 PM
Rate the Best Picture Oscar Nominees

Bold indicates the Best Picture winner.

4 stars

The Wizard of Oz (1939)
The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
Citizen Kane (1941)
The Maltese Falcon (1941)
Casablanca (1943)
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
Sunset Boulevard (1950)
High Noon (1952)
Julius Caesar (1953)
Ben-Hur (1959)
West Side Story (1961)
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
The Godfather (1972)
The Godfather Part II (1974)

Chinatown (1974)
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
Jaws (1975)
Rocky (1976)
Taxi Driver (1976)
Annie Hall (1977)
Star Wars (1977)
The Deer Hunter (1978)
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Raging Bull (1980)
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Gandhi (1982)
Tender Mercies (1983)
Amadeus (1984)
Platoon (1986)
Moonstruck (1987)
Goodfellas (1990)
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
The Fugitive (1993)
Pulp Fiction (1994)
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Fargo (1996)
L.A. Confidential (1997)
The Thin Red Line (1998)
Life is Beautiful (1998)
American Beauty (1999)
Gladiator (2000)
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
The Pianist (2002)
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Lost in Translation (2003)
Mystic River (2003)
Good Night, and Good Luck (2005)
The Departed (2006)
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
No Country For Old Men (2007)
The Hurt Locker (2009)
Inglourious Basterds (2009)
A Serious Man (2009)
Up (2009)
The King's Speech (2010)
Black Swan (2010)
The Social Network (2010)
The Fighter (2010)
Winter's Bone
(2010)
The Artist (2011)
The Tree of Life (2011)

3 stars
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
Out of Africa (1985)
Beauty and the Beast (1991)
Apollo 13 (1995)
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Erin Brockovich (2000)
A Beautiful Mind (2001)The Aviator (2004)
Frost/Nixon (2008)
District 9 (2009)
Inception (2010)
True Grit (2010)
Midnight in Paris (2011)
Moneyball (2011)
Hugo (2011)

3 stars
Mary Poppins (1964)The Sound of Music (1965)
Romeo and Juliet (1968)
Fiddler on the Roof (1971)
Network (1976)
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
Rain Man (1988)
Schindler's List (1993)

Braveheart (1995)
Babe (1995)
Million Dollar Baby (2004)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Milk (2008)
The Kids Are All Right (2010)
127 Hours (2010)
Toy Story 3 (2010)

2 stars

Midnight Cowboy (1969)
Titanic (1997)
Juno (2007)
The Descendants (2011)

2 stars

The Quiet Man (1952)
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
The Exorcist (1973)
Missing (1982)
Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)
Avatar (2009)
War Horse (2011)

1 stars
Forrest Gump (1994)
Seabiscuit (2003)
The Blind Side (2009)
The Help (2011)

1 star
none

star
none

0 stars
none

Last edited by magjournal; 08-19-2012 at 07:23 PM..
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Old 07-17-2012, 06:13 AM
I like a lot of winners up to 1977, but after that it collapsed.

10
Gone with the Wind
Casabalanca
The Apartment
West Side Story
My Fair Lady
The Sound of Music
The Godfather
One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest
Annie Hall

9
All about Eve
From Here to Eternity
On the Waterfront
Rain Man

8
It Happened One Night
Rebecca
The Greatest Show on Earth
Around the World in Eighty Days
The Bridge on the River Kwai
Ben-Hur
Oliver!
Terms of Endearment
Amadeus
Dances with Wolves
Schindler's List
Shakespeare in Love
American Beauty

7
Gentlemen's Agreement
An American in Paris
Gigi
Lawrence of Arabia
The Sting
The Godfather Part II
Ordinary People
Chariots of Fire
Driving Miss Daisy
The Silence of the Lambs
The King's Speech

6
Grand Hotel
Rocky
The Deer Hunter
Gandhi
Out of Africa
Chicago
Slumdog Millionaire
The Artist

5
Kramer vs. Kramer
Platoon
Crash
No Country for Old Men

4
Forrest Gump
The Departed
The Hurt Locker

3
Braveheart
The English Patient

2
Unforgiven
Gladiator
Million Dollar Baby

1
Titanic
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
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Old 07-17-2012, 07:17 AM
The King's Speech - 6/10
The Hurt Locker - 8/10
No Country for Old Men - 9/10
The Departed - 9/10
Crash - 8/10
Million Dollar Baby - 7/10
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - 10/10
Chicago - 9/10
A Beautiful Mind - 8/10
Gladiator - 9/10
American Beauty - 10/10
Shakespeare in Love - 7/10
Titanic - 9/10
Braveheart - 9/10
Forrest Gump - 9/10
Schindler's List - 10/10
Unforgiven - 9/10
The Silence of the Lambs - 9/10
Rain Man - 9/10
Platoon - 10/10
Terms of Endearment - 7/10
Gandhi - 7/10
The Deer Hunter - 7/10
Rocky - 10/10
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest - 8/10
The Godfather Part II - 10/10
The Godfather - 9/10
The French Connection - 8/10
The Sound of Music - 6/10
West Side Story - 4/10
Casablanca - 10/10
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Old 07-17-2012, 07:14 PM
I've seen 'em all except The Sound of Music and Calvacade, but I'm not including any of the old musicals because it's just been too long and I have too little recollection of them (aside from generally not caring for them) to rate them with any degree of accuracy. The rest:

10/10
The Departed
The Godfather
Lawrence of Arabia
The Apartment
Bridge on The River Kwai
On The Waterfront
The Best Years of Our Lives

9/10
The Artist
The Hurt Locker
No Country for Old Men
Million Dollar Baby
Schindler's List
Unforgiven
The Last Emperor
Platoon
Amadeus
Gandhi
Annie Hall
The Godfather Part II
The Sting
A Man for All Seasons
Casablanca
All Quiet on The Western Front

8/10
The King's Speech
Crash
A Beautiful Mind
American Beauty
Braveheart
Forrest Gump
The Silence of The Lambs
Dances with Wolves
Rain Man
Terms of Endearment
Chariots of Fire
Ordinary People
Kramer Vs. Kramer
The Deer Hunter
One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest
The French Connection
Patton
Midnight Cowboy
Tom Jones
Marty
From Here to Eternity
All About Eve
All The King's Men
Gentleman's Agreement
The Lost Weekend
Mrs. Miniver
It Happened One Night
The Broadway Melody

7/10
LOTR: ROTK
Shakespeare in Love
Titanic
Driving Miss Daisy
Rocky
In The Heat of The Night
Ben Hur
Rebecca
Gone With The Wind
You Can't Take it With You
The Life of Emile Zola
Mutiny on The Bounty
Grand Hotel
Wings

6/10
Slumdog Millionaire
Chicago
Out of Africa
Cimarron

5/10
Gladiator
The English Patient
Around The World in 80 Days
The Greatest Show on Earth
Hamlet

Last edited by QUENTIN; 07-17-2012 at 10:40 PM..
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Old 07-17-2012, 10:19 PM
There are several that I haven't seen, but here it goes...

10/10
No Country for Old Men
The Departed
Million Dollar Baby
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Titanic
Forrest Gump
Schindler's List
Unforgiven
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
The Godfather
Oliver!
Lawrence of Arabia
The Apartment

9/10
American Beauty
Braveheart
The Silence of the Lambs
The Deer Hunter
Annie Hall
The Godfather: Part II
The Sting
The Bridge on the River Kwai
On the Waterfront
Casablanca
All Quiet on the Western Front

8/10
The Hurt Locker
Gladiator
Dances with Wolves
Rain Man
Platoon
Amadeus
Terms of Endearment
Gandhi
Ordinary People
Kramer vs. Kramer
Rocky
The French Connection
The Sound of Music
Ben-Hur
All About Eve
Gone with the Wind

7/10
The Artist
The King's Speech
Slumdog Millionaire
Crash
A Beautiful Mind
Driving Miss Daisy
Patton
Midnight Cowboy

6/10
Chicago
Shakespeare in Love

5/10
Around the World in 80 Days

While I'm not big on musicals, I have to say, Oliver! is one of my favorite films of all-time. Such an epic production and such a great story, with some of the best child performances ever committed to film.

Last edited by Bourne101; 07-17-2012 at 10:24 PM..
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Old 07-18-2012, 08:17 PM
The ones I have seen in order of favorite to least.

American Beauty (10/10)
The Godfather (10/10)
The Return of the King (10/10)
The Godfather Part II (10/10)
Schindler's List (10/10)
The Departed (10/10)
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (10/10)
Amadeus (10/10)
Gladiator (10/10)

The Deer Hunter (9/10)
Braveheart (9/10)
Dances with Wolves (9/10)
Forrest Gump (9/10)
No Country for Old Men (9/10)
Ben-Hur (9/10)
The Silence of the Lambs (9/10)
Slumdog Millionaire (9/10)

Platoon (8/10)
Unforgiven (8/10)
A Beautiful Mind (8/10)
On the Waterfront (8/10)
Midnight Cowboy (8/10)
The Apartment (8/10)
Rain Man (8/10)
Shakespeare in Love (8/10)
Crash (8/10)
The Hurt Locker (8/10)
The Artist (8/10)
Million Dollar Baby (8/10)

Titanic (7/10)
Annie Hall (7/10)
The Sound of Music (7/10)
The King's Speech (7/10)

Rocky (6/10)
Chicago (6/10)

Last edited by Hucksta G; 07-18-2012 at 08:29 PM..
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Old 08-19-2012, 07:23 PM
I've expanded it to include all Best Picture nominees and not just winners.
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