Every Best Picture: Cavalcade (1932/33)

Best Picture: Cavalcade The Other Nominees: 42nd Street; A Farewell to Arms; I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang; Lady for a Day; Little Women; The Private Life of Henry VIII; She Done Him Wrong; Smilin’ Through; State Fair By the sixth Academy Awards, the Academy had begun allowing ten nominees for Best Picture, a practice that... Read More | Share it now!

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Every Best Picture: All Quiet on the Western Front (1929/30)

Best Picture: All Quiet on the Western Front The Other Nominees: The Big House; Disraeli; The Divorce; The Love Parade The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has always loved war films. When All Quiet on the Western Front took home the Best Picture trophy, fully two-thirds of that award’s winners were war films (the other being Wings).... Read More | Share it now!

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Every Best Picture: The Broadway Melody (1928/29)

Best Picture: The Broadway Melody The Other Nominees: Alibi; Hollywood Revue; In Old Arizona; The Patriot In addition to winning the second-ever Best Picture Oscar, The Broadway Melody was the highest-grossing film of 1929, and it spawned a franchise of films like The Broadway Melody of 1936, The Broadway Melody of 1938, and The Broadway Melody of... Read More | Share it now!

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