The Alexander Gallery and MoviePosterPaintings.com are very pleased to present the complete historical list of the major Academy Award® / Oscar® Winners from the very first Oscar® Ceremonies in 1929 to the present

 

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1929 TO RPESENT

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Year▲▼_ Director▲▼_ Film▲▼_
1929 Milestone, Lewis / Borzage, Frank Two Arabian Nights (1928) /Seventh Heaven (1928)
1930 Lloyd, Frank Divine Lady, The (1929)
1931 Milestone, Lewis All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
1932 Taurog, Norman Skippy (1931)
1933 Borzage, Frank Bad Girl (1932)
1934 Lloyd, Frank Cavalcade (1933)
1935 Capra, Frank It Happened One Night (1934)
1936 Ford, John Informer, The (1935)
1937 Capra, Frank Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)
1938 McCarey, Leo Awful Truth, The (1937)
1939 Capra, Frank You Can't Take It With You (1938)
1940 Fleming, Victor Gone with the Wind (1939)
1941 Ford, John Grapes of Wrath, The (1940)
1942 Ford, John How Green Was My Valley (1941)
1943 Wyler, William Mrs. Miniver (1942)
1944 Curtiz, Michael Casablanca (1942)
1945 McCarey, Leo Going My Way (1944)
1946 Wilder, Billy Lost Weekend, The (1945)
1947 Wyler, William Best Years of Our Lives, The
1948 Kazan, Elia Gentleman's Agreement (1947)
1949 Huston, John Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The (1948)
1950 Mankiewicz, Joseph L. Letter to Three Wives, A (1949)
1951 Mankiewicz, Joseph L.  All About Eve (1950)
1952 Stevens, George Place in the Sun, A (1951)
1953 Ford, John Quiet Man, The (1952)
1954 Zinnemann, Fred From Here to Eternity (1953)
1955 Kazan, Elia On the Waterfront (1954)
1956 Mann, Delbert Marty (1955)
1957 Stevens, George Giant (1956)
1958 Lean, David Bridge on the River Kwai, The (1957)
1959 Minnelli, Vincente Gigi (1958)
1960 Wyler, William Ben-Hur (1959)
1961 Wilder, Billy Apartment, The (1960)
1962 Wise, Rober / Robbins, Jerome West Side Story (1961
1963 Lean, David Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
1964 Richardson, Tony Tom Jones (1963)
1965 Cukor, George My Fair Lady (1964)
1966 Wise, Robert Sound of Music, The (1965)
1967 Zinnemann, Fred Man for All Seasons, A (1966)
1968 Nichols, Mike Graduate, The (1967)
1969 Reed, Carol Oliver! (1968)
1970 Schlesinger, John Midnight Cowboy (1969)
1971 Schaffner , Franklin J. Patton (1970)
1972 Friedkin, William French Connection, The (1971)
1973 Fosse, Bob Cabaret (1972)
1974 Roy, George Hill Sting, The (1973)
1975 Coppola, Francis Godfather: Part II, The
1976 Forman, Milos One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest(1975)
1977 Avildsen , John G. Rocky (1976)
1978 Allen, Woody Annie Hall (1977)
1979 Cimino, Michael Deer Hunter, The (1978)
1980 Benton, Robert Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)
1981 Redford, Robert Ordinary People (1980)
1982 Beatty, Warren Reds (1981)
1983 Attenborough, Richard Gandhi (1982)
1984 Brooks, James L. Terms of Endearment (1983)
1985 Forman, Milos Amadeus (1984)
1986 Pollack, Sydney Out of Africa (1985)
1987 Stone, Oliver Platoon (1986)
1988 Bertolucci, Bernardo Last Emperor, The
1989 Levinson, Barry Rain Man (1988)
1990 Stone, Oliver Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
1991 Costner, Kevin Dances with Wolves (1990)
1992 Demme, Jonathan Silence of the Lambs, The (1991)
1993 Eastwood, Clint Unforgiven (1992)
1994 Spielberg, Steven Schindler's List (1993)
1995 Zemeckis, Robert Forrest Gump (1994)
1996 Gibson, Mel Braveheart (1995)
1997 Minghella, Anthony English Patient, The (1996)
1998 Cameron, James Titanic (1997)
1999 Spielberg, Steven Saving Private Ryan (1998)
2000 Mendes, Samuel American Beauty (1999)
2001 Soderbergh, Steven Traffic (2000)
2002 Howard, Ron Beautiful Mind, A (2001)
2003 Polanski, Roman Pianist, The (2002)
2004 Jackson, Peter Lord Of The Rings: Return Of The King (2003)
2005 Eastwood, Clint Million Dollar Baby (2004)
2006 Lee, Ang Brokeback Mountain (2005)
2007 Scorsese, Martin Departed, The (2006)
2008 Coen, Joel & Coen, Ethan No Country For Old Men (2007)
2009 Boyle, Danny Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
2010 Bigelow, Kathryn Hurt Locker, The (2009)
2011 Hooper, Tom King's Speech, The (2010)
2012 Hazanavicius, Michel Artist, The (2011)
2013 Lee, Ang Life of Pi (2012)
2014 Cuaron, Alfonso Gravity (2013)
2015 Iñárritu , Alejandro G. Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2016 Iñárritu , Alejandro G. Revenant, The (2015)
2017 Chazelle, Damien La La Land (2016)
2018 TBD TBD

 

 

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