I spend a lot of time at either the cinema or theatre. You will then find reviews from these films and shows!

Best Picture Project

I am aiming to watch and review every single film that has been nominated for the Best Picture Oscar!

Films I have seen are marked in red, with a link to the review after it!

2015 Awards

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) WINNER – Review

American SniperReview

Boyhood – Review

The Grand Budapest Hotel – Review

The Imitation Game – Review

Selma – Review

The Theory of Everything – Review

Whiplash – Review

2014 Awards

12 Years a Slave WINNER – Review

Gravity – Review

American Hustle – Review

Dallas Buyers Club – Review


Philomena – Review

The Wolf of Wall Street – Review

Captain Phillips – Review

Nebraska – Review

2013 Awards



Zero Dark Thirty

Les Misérables – Review

Life of Pi – Review

Silver Linings Playbook – Review

Django Unchained


Beasts of the Southern Wild

2012 Awards

The Artist WINNER – Review

The Help

The Descendants – Review


Midnight in Paris – Review

Moneyball – Review

The Tree of Life

War Horse

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close – Review

2011 Awards

The King’s Speech WINNER – Review

127 Hours – Review

Black Swan – Review

The Fighter – Review


The Kids Are All Right – Review

The Social Network – Review

Toy Story 3 – Review

True Grit – Review

Winter’s Bone – Review

2010 Awards

The Hurt Locker WINNER

Avatar – Review

The Blind Side – Review

District 9 – Review

An Education – Review

Inglourious Basterds – Review 

Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire – Review

A Serious Man

Up – Review

Up in the Air – Review

2009 Awards

Slumdog Millionaire WINNER

Frost/Nixon – Review

Milk – Review

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button – Review

The Reader – Review

2008 Awards

No Country for Old Men WINNER*


Juno – Review

Michael Clayton

There Will Be Blood

2007 Awards

The Departed WINNER


Letters from Iwo Jima

Little Miss Sunshine

The Queen

2006 Awards


Brokeback Mountain

Capote – Review

Good Night and Good Luck


2005 Awards

Million Dollar Baby WINNER – Review

Finding Neverland


Sideways – Review

The Aviator

2004 Awards

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King WINNER – Review

Lost in Translation

Master and Commander

Mystic River


2003 Awards

Chicago WINNER – Review

Gangs of New York

The Hours – Review

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers – Review

The Pianist

2002 Awards

A Beautiful Mind WINNER

Gosford Park

In the Bedroom

Moulin Rouge – Review

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring – Review

2001 Awards

Gladiator WINNER

Chocolat – Review

Erin Brockovich


Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon

2000 Awards

American Beauty WINNER – Review

The Cider House Rules

The Green Mile

The Insider

The Sixth Sense

1999 Awards

Shakespeare in Love WINNER – Review


Life is Beautiful

Saving Private Ryan

The Thin Red Line

1998 Awards

Titanic WINNER

As Good as It Gets – Review

Good Will Hunting – Review

L.A. Confidential*

The Full Monty – Review

1997 Awards

The English Patient WINNER – Review


Jerry Maguire

Secrets & Lies


1996 Awards

Braveheart WINNER

Apollo 13


The Postman

Sense and Sensibility

1995 Awards

Forrest Gump WINNER

Four Weddings and a Funeral

Pulp Fiction – Review

Quiz Show

The Shawshank Redemption – Review

1994 Awards

Schindler’s List WINNER*

In the Name of the Father

The Fugitive

The Piano

The Remains of the Day

1993 Awards

Unforgiven WINNER – Review

A Few Good Men – Review

Howards End

Scent of a Woman – Review

The Crying Game

1992 Awards

The Silence of the Lambs WINNER

Beauty and the Beast



The Prince of Tides – Review

1991 Awards

Dances With Wolves WINNER




The Godfather, Part III

1990 Awards

Driving Miss Daisy WINNER

Born on the Fourth of JulyReview

Dead Poets SocietyReview

Field of DreamsReview

My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown

1989 Awards


Dangerous Liaisons

Mississippi Burning

The Accidental Tourist

Working Girl

1988 Awards

The Last Emperor WINNER

Broadcast News

Fatal Attraction

Hope and Glory


1987 Awards

Platoon WINNER

A Room with a View

Children of a Lesser God

Hannah and Her Sisters

The Mission

1986 Awards

Out of Africa WINNER*

Kiss of the Spider Woman

Prizzi’s Honor

The Color Purple


1985 Awards

Amadeus WINNER

A Passage to India

A Soldier’s Story

Places in the Heart

The Killing Fields

1984 Awards

Terms of Endearment WINNER

Tender Mercies

The Big Chill

The Dresser

The Right Stuff

1983 Awards


E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial


The Verdict


1982 Awards

Chariots of Fire WINNER

Atlantic City

On Golden Pond

Raiders of the Lost Ark


1981 Awards

Ordinary People WINNER – Review

Coal Miner’s Daughter

Raging BullReview


The Elephant Man

1980 Awards

Kramer vs. Kramer WINNER

All That JazzReview

Apocalypse Now

Breaking Away

Norma Rae

1979 Awards

The Deer Hunter WINNER – Review

An Unmarried Woman

Coming Home

Heaven Can Wait

Midnight Express

1978 Awards

Annie Hall WINNER


Star Wars – Review

The Goodbye Girl

The Turning Point

1977 Awards

Rocky WINNER – Review

All the President’s MenReview

Bound for Glory


Taxi Driver

1976 Awards

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest WINNER

Barry Lyndon

Dog Day Afternoon



1975 Awards

The Godfather, Part II WINNER

Chinatown – Review


The Conversation

The Towering Inferno

1974 Awards

The Sting WINNER

A Touch of Class

American Graffiti

The Exorcist

Cries and Whispers

1973 Awards

The Godfather WINNER

Cabaret – Review



The Emigrants

1972 Awards

The French Connection WINNER

A Clockwork OrangeReview

Fiddler on the Roof

Nicholas and Alexandra

The Last Picture Show

1971 Awards



Five Easy Pieces

Love Story


1970 Awards

Midnight Cowboy WINNER

Anne of the Thousand Days

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Hello Dolly!


1969 Awards

Oliver! WINNER

Funny Girl – Review

Rachel Rachel

Romeo and Juliet

The Lion in Winter

1968 Awards

In the Heat of the Night WINNER

Bonnie and Clyde

Doctor Dolittle

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner

The Graduate

1967 Awards

A Man for All Seasons WINNER


The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming

The Sand Pebbles

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? – Review

1966 Awards

The Sound of Music WINNER – Review

A Thousand Clowns


Doctor Zhivago

Ship of Fools

1965 Awards

My Fair Lady WINNER

Alexis Zorbas


Dr. Strangelove

Mary Poppins – Review

1964 Awards

Tom Jones WINNER

America America


How the West Was Won

Lilies of the Field

1963 Awards

Lawrence of Arabia WINNER

Mutiny on the Bounty

The Longest Day

The Music Man

To Kill a Mockingbird 

1962 Awards

West Side Story WINNER


Judgment at Nuremberg

The Guns of Navarone

The Hustler

1961 Awards

The Apartment WINNER – Review

Elmer Gantry

Sons and Lovers

The Alamo

The Sundowners

1960 Awards


Anatomy of a Murder

Room at the Top

The Diary of Anne Frank

The Nun’s Story

1959 Awards


Auntie Mame

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Separate Tables

The Defiant Ones

1958 Awards

The Bridge on the River Kwai WINNER

12 Angry Men – Review

Peyton Place


Witness for the Prosecution

1957 Awards

Around the World in Eighty Days WINNER

Friendly Persuasion


The King and I

The Ten Commandments

1956 Awards


Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing

Mister Roberts


The Rose Tattoo

1955 Awards

On the Waterfront WINNER

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

The Caine Mutiny

The Country Girl

Three Coins in the Fountain

1954 Awards

From Here to Eternity WINNER

Julius Caesar

Roman Holiday


The Robe

1953 Awards

The Greatest Show on Earth WINNER

High Noon


Moulin Rouge

The Quiet Man

1952 Awards

An American in Paris WINNER

A Place in the Sun

A Streetcar Named Desire

Decision Before Dawn

Quo Vadis

1951 Awards

All About Eve WINNER

Born Yesterday

Father of the Bride

King Solomon’s Mines

Sunset Blvd. – Review

1950 Awards

All the King’s Men WINNER

A Letter to Three Wives


The Heiress

Twelve O’Clock High

1949 Awards


Johnny Belinda

The Red Shoes

The Snake Pit

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

1948 Awards

Gentleman’s Agreement WINNER


Great Expectations

Miracle on 34th Street

The Bishop’s Wife

1947 Awards

The Best Years of Our Lives WINNER

It’s a Wonderful Life – Review

The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fifth with his Battell Fought at Agincourt in France

The Razor’s Edge

The Yearling

1946 Awards

The Lost Weekend WINNER

Anchors Aweigh

Mildred Pierce


The Bells of St. Mary’s

1945 Awards

Going My Way WINNER

Double Indemnity


Since You Went Away


1944 Awards

Casablanca WINNER – Review

For Whom the Bell Tolls

Heaven Can Wait

In Which We Serve

Madame Curie

The Human Comedy

The More the Merrier

The Ox-Bow Incident

The Song of Bernadette

Watch on the Rhine

1943 Awards

Mrs. Miniver WINNER

49th Parallel

Kings Row

Random Harvest

The Magnificent Ambersons

The Pied Piper

The Pride of the Yankees

The Talk of the Town

Wake Island

Yankee Doodle Dandy

1942 Awards

How Green Was My Valley WINNER

Blossoms in the Dust

Citizen Kane

Here Comes Mr. Jordan

Hold Back the Dawn

One Foot in Heaven

Sergeant York


The Little Foxes

The Maltese Falcon

1941 Awards

Rebecca WINNER

All This and Heaven Too

Foreign Correspondent

Kitty Foyle: The Natural History of a Woman

Our Town

The Grapes of Wrath

The Great Dictator

The Letter

The Long Voyage Home

The Philadelphia Story

1940 Awards

Gone with the Wind WINNER

Dark Victory

Goodbye Mr. Chips

Love Affair

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington


Of Mice and Men


The Wizard of Oz

Wuthering Heights

1939 Awards

You Can’t Take it With You WINNER

Alexander’s Ragtime Band

Boys Town

Four Daughters


La grande illusion


Test Pilot

The Adventures of Robin Hood

The Citadel

1938 Awards

The Life of Emile Zola WINNER

A Star Is Born

Captains Courageous

Dead End

In Old Chicago

Lost Horizon

One Hundred Men and a Girl

Stage Door

The Awful Truth

The Good Earth

1937 Awards

The Great Ziegfeld WINNER

A Tale of Two Cities

Anthony Adverse


Libeled Lady

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

Romeo and Juliet

San Francisco

The Story of Louis Pasteur

Three Smart Girls

1936 Awards

Mutiny on the Bounty WINNER

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Alice Adams

Broadway Melody of 1936

Captain Blood

Les misérables

Naughty Marietta

Ruggles of Red Gap

The Informer

The Lives of a Bengal Lancer

The Personal History


Experience & Observation of David Copperfield the Younger

Top Hat

1935 Awards

It Happened One Night WINNER – Review


Flirtation Walk

Here Comes the Navy

Imitation of Life

One Night of Love

The Barretts of Wimpole Street

The Gay Divorcee

The House of Rothschild

The Thin Man

The White Parade

Viva Villa!

1934 Awards

Cavalcade WINNER

42nd Street

A Farewell to Arms

I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang,

Lady for a Day

Little Women

She Done Him Wrong 

Smilin’ Through

State Fair

The Private Life of Henry VIII

1933 Awards

Grand Hotel WINNER


Bad Girl

Five Star Final

One Hour with You

Shanghai Express

The Champ

The Smiling Lieutenant

1932 Awards

Cimarron WINNER

East Lynne


The Front Page

Trader Horn

1931 Awards

The Broadway Melody WINNER


In Old Arizona

The Hollywood Revue of 1929

The Patriot

1929 Awards

Wings — (best picture, production) WINNER

7th Heaven

The Racket

1928 Awards

Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans — (best picture, unique and artistic production) WINNER

Chang: A Drama of the Wilderness

The Crowd

3 responses

  1. Pingback: Best Picture Project | Let's Go To The Movies

  2. Ade John Leader

    I’ve often thought about doing this! Fair play to you if you get through them all!

    November 1, 2015 at 9:20 am

    • Caz

      It’s something that has very much stalled . . . But what I hope to get back to, with DVDs I have and if Netflix add any of the films!

      November 1, 2015 at 9:22 am

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