Academy Award Best Picture Winners

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Can you name the Academy Award Best Picture Winning Movies (1927-2011)?

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Year/DirectorMovieLead Actor(s)
1927/1928/William A. WellmanClara Bow/Charles 'Buddy' Rogers
1928/1929/Harry BeaumontCharles King/Anita Page
1929/1930/Lewis Milestone Louis Wolheim/Lew Ayres
1930/1931/Wesley Ruggles Richard Dix/Irene Dunne
1931/1932/Edmund Goulding Greta Garbo/John Barrymore/Joan Crawford
1932/1933/Frank LloydDiane Wynyard/Clive Brook
1934/Frank CapraClark Gable/Claudette Colbert
1953/Frank LloydCharles Laughton/Clark Gable
1936/Robert Z. Leonard William Powell/Myrna Loy/Luise Rainer
1937/William Dieterle Paul Muni/Gloria Holden
1938/Frank CapraJean Arthur/Lionel Barrymore/James Stewart
1939/Victor Fleming Clark Gable Vivien Leigh
1940/Alfred HitchcockLaurence Olivier/Joan Fontaine
1941/John FordWalter Pidgeon/Maureen O'Hara
1942/William WylerGreer Garson/Walter Pidgeon
1943/Michael CurtizHumphrey Bogart/Ingrid Bergman
1944/Leo McCarey Bing Crosby/Barry Fitzgerald
1945/Billy WilderRay Miliand/Jane Wyman
1946/William WylerFredric March/Myrna Loy
1947/Elia KazanGregory Peck/Dorothy McGuire/John Garfield
1948/Laurence Olivier Laurence Olivier/Basil Sydney/Eileen Herlie
1949/Robert RossenBroderick Crawford/John Ireland/Joanne Dru
1950/Joseph L. Mankiewicz Bette Davis/Anne Baxter
1951/Vincente Minnelli/Gene KellyGene Kelly/Leslie Caron
1952/Cecil B. DeMille Betty Hutton/Cornel Wilde/Charlton Heston
1953/Fred Zinnemann Burt Lancaster/Montgomery Clift/Deborah Kerr
1954/Elia KazanMarlon Brando
1955/Delbert MannErnest Borgnine/Betsy Blair
1956/Michael Anderson David Niven/Cantinflas/Shirley MacLaine
1957/David Lean William Holden/Alec Guinness
1958/Vincente Minnelli Leslie Caron/Louis Jourdan
1959/William Wyler Charlton Heston/Jack Hawkins
1960/Billy WilderJack Lemmon/Shirley MacLaine
1961/Robert Wise/Jerome Robbins Natalie Wood/Richard Beymer/Russ Tamblyn
1962/David LeanPeter O'Toole/Alec Guinness/Omar Sharif
1963/Tony RichardsonAlbert Finney/Susannah York
1964/George CukorAudrey Hepburn/Rex Harrison
1965/Robert WiseJulie Andrews/Christopher Plummer
1966/Fred ZinnemannPaul Schofield/Wendy Hiller/Orson Welles
1967/Norman Jewison Sidney Poitier/Rod Steiger
1968/Carol Reed Mark Lester/ Ron Moody/Oliver Reed
1969/John Schlesinger Jon Voight/Dustin Hoffman
Year/DirectorMovieLead Actor(s)
1970/Franklin J. Schaffner George C. Scott
1971/William FriedkinGene Hackman
1972/Francis Ford Coppola Marlon Brando/Al Pacino
1973/George Roy Hill Robert Redford/Paul Newman
1974/Francis Ford Coppola Al Pacino/Robert Duvall/Diane Keaton
1975/Milos Forman Jack Nicholson
1976/John G. Avildsen Sylvester Stallone/Talia Shire
1977/Woody AllenWoody Allen/Diane Keaton
1978/Michael Cimino Robert Di Nero/Christopher Walken
1979/Robert Benton Meryl Streep/Dustin Hoffman
1980/Robert RedfordDonald Sutherland/Mary Tyler Moore
1981/Hugh Hudson Ben Cross/Ian Charleson
1982/Richard Attenborough Ben Kingsley
1983/James L. BrooksShirley MacLaine/Debra WInger
1984/Milos FormanF. Murray Abraham/Tom Hulce
1985/Sydney Pollack Robert Redford/Meryl Streep
1986/Oliver StoneCharile Sheen/Tom Berenger/Willem Dafoe
1987/Bernado Bertolucci John Lone/Joan Chen/Peter O'Toole
1988/Barry Levinson Tom Cruise/Dustin Hoffman
1989/Bruce Beresford Jessica Tandy/Morgan Freeman
1990/Kevin Costner Kevin Costner
1991/Jonathan Demme Jodie Foster/Anthony Hopkins
1992/Clint Eastwood Clint Eastwood/Gene Hackman
1993/Steven Spielberg Liam Neeson/Ben Kingsley
1994/Robert ZemekisTom Hanks/Robin Wright
1995/Mel GibsonMel Gibson/Sophie Marceau
1996/Anthony Minghella Ralph Fiennes/Juliette Binoche
1997/James Cameron Leonardo Di Caprio/Kate Winslet
1998/John Madden Joseph Fiennes/Gwyneth Paltrow
1999/Sam Mendes Kevin Spacy/Annette Bening
2000/Ridley Scott Russell Crowe/Joaquin Phoenix
2001/Ron Howard Russell Crowe/Ed Harris
2002/Rob Marshall Renee Zellweger/Catherine Zeta-Jones
2003/Peter Jackson Elijah Wood/Ian McKellen
2004/Clint EastwoodClint Eastwood/Hilary Swank
2005/Paul Haggis Sandra Bullock/Don Cheadle/Matt Dillon
2006/Martin ScorseseMatt Damon/Leonardo Di Caprio/Jack Nicholson
2007/Joel Coen/Ethan CoenTommy Lee Jones/Javier Bardem/Josh Brolin
2008/Danny Boyle Dev Patel
2009/Kathryn BigelowJeremy Renner/Anthony Mackie
2010/Tom HooperColin Firth/Geoffrey Rush
2011/Michel Hazanavicius Jean Dujardin/Berenice Bejo

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