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Can you name the Oscar Best Picture nominees/winners by letter and description?

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Three astronauts must devise a strategy to return to Earth safely after their spacecraft undergoes massive internal damage.A
The biography of Ron Kovic. Paralyzed in the Vietnam war, he becomes an anti-war and pro-human rights political activist after feeling betrayed by the country he fought for.B
A female girlie club entertainer in Weimar Republic era Berlin romances two men while the Nazi Party rises to power around them.C
An extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth suddenly finds a kindred spirit in a government agent who is exposed to their biotechnology.D
An unemployed single mother becomes a legal assistant and almost single-handedly brings down a California power company accused of polluting a city's water supply.E
Over the course of five social occasions, a committed bachelor must consider the notion that he may have discovered love.F
A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.G
A businessman thwarts his wife's bequest of an estate to another woman.H
A skilled extractor is offered a chance to regain his old life as payment for a task considered to be impossible.I
Faced with an unplanned pregnancy, an offbeat young woman makes an unusual decision regarding her unborn child.J
A just-divorced man must learn to care for his son on his own, and then must fight in court to keep custody of him.K
A Jewish man has a wonderful romance with the help of his humour, but must use that same quality to protect his son in a Nazi death camp.L
The true story of Billy Hayes, an American college student who is caught smuggling drugs out of Turkey and thrown into prison.M
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A young single mother and textile worker agrees to help unionize her mill despite the problems and dangers involved.N
Upon admittance to a mental institution, a brash rebel rallies the patients to take on the oppressive head nurse.O
A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman's search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in aP
Dick Goodwin discovers game shows are fixed: Charles Van Doren is fed answers so he beats Herbie Stempel.Q
A radical American journalist becomes involved with the Communist revolution in Russia and hopes to bring its spirit and idealism to the United States.R
True story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation.S
An unemployed actor with a reputation for being difficult disguises himself as a woman to get a role in a soap opera.T
Retired Old West gunslinger William Munny reluctantly takes on one last job, with the help of his old partner and a young man.U
A lawyer sees the chance to salvage his career and self-respect by taking a medical malpractice case to trial rather than settling.V*
A young Amish boy is sole witness to a murder; policeman John Book goes into hiding in Amish country to protect him until the trial.W
A film of the life of the renowned musical composer, playwright, actor, dancer and singer George M. Cohan.Y
An uptight English writer traveling to Crete on a matter of business finds his life changed forever when he meets the gregarious Alexis Zorba.Z

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