Tag Archives: best picture

All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)

Director: Lewis Milestone Writers: Maxwell Anderson and George Abbott (Based on the novel by Erich Maria Remarque) Advertisements

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In the Heat of the Night (1967)

Director: Norman Jewison Writer: Stirling Silliphant (Based on a novel by John Ball)

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Marty (1955)

Director: Delbert Mann Writer: Paddy Chayefsky

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The English Patient (1996)

Director: Anthony Minghella Writer: Anthony Minghella (Based on the novel by Michael Ondaatje)

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The Lost Weekend (1945)

Director: Billy Wilder Writers: Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder (Based on a novel by Charles R. Jackson) Academy Award winner for Best Picture in 1946 as well as Best Actor, Director, and Screenplay.  It follows Don Birnam, played by Ray … Continue reading

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Shakespeare in Love (1998)

Director: John Madden Writers: Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard A delightful romantic comedy.  Wouldn’t have been my vote for Best Picture at the 1999 Academy Awards but I suppose I can see why it won.  Not really one of those … Continue reading

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