Best Picture-Winning (Sorted by Year Descending)
1. Green Book (2018)
IIA | 130 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama
A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South.
Votes: 265,140 | Gross: $85.08M
2. The Shape of Water (2017)
III | 123 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity.
Votes: 328,809 | Gross: $63.86M
3. Moonlight (I) (2016)
IIB | 111 min | Drama
A young African-American man grapples with his identity and sexuality while experiencing the everyday struggles of childhood, adolescence, and burgeoning adulthood.
Votes: 240,065 | Gross: $27.85M
4. Spotlight (I) (2015)
IIB | 129 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.
Votes: 379,773 | Gross: $45.06M
IIB | 119 min | Comedy, Drama
A washed-up superhero actor attempts to revive his fading career by writing, directing, and starring in a Broadway production.
Votes: 536,330 | Gross: $42.34M
6. 12 Years a Slave (2013)
IIB | 134 min | Biography, Drama, History
In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.
Votes: 593,649 | Gross: $56.67M
7. Argo (2012)
IIB | 120 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller
Acting under the cover of a Hollywood producer scouting a location for a science fiction film, a CIA agent launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. hostage crisis in Iran in 1979.
Votes: 544,915 | Gross: $136.03M
8. The Artist (I) (2011)
IIA | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
An egomaniacal film star develops a relationship with a young dancer against the backdrop of Hollywood's silent era.
Votes: 220,165 | Gross: $44.67M
9. The King's Speech (2010)
IIB | 118 min | Biography, Drama, History
The story of King George VI, his impromptu ascension to the throne of the British Empire in 1936, and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch overcome his stammer.
Votes: 606,078 | Gross: $138.80M
10. Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
IIB | 120 min | Drama, Romance
A Mumbai teenager reflects on his life after being accused of cheating on the Indian version of "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?"
Votes: 760,995 | Gross: $141.32M
11. The Hurt Locker (2008)
IIB | 131 min | Drama, Thriller, War
During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.
Votes: 400,238 | Gross: $17.02M
12. No Country for Old Men (2007)
IIB | 122 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande.
Votes: 788,640 | Gross: $74.28M
13. The Departed (2006)
(Banned) | 151 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
An undercover cop and a mole in the police attempt to identify each other while infiltrating an Irish gang in South Boston.
Votes: 1,107,335 | Gross: $132.38M
IIB | 201 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy