The Academy Awards

The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership

For more information see: The Oscars website

2018 Winners


The Shape of Water

2018 Best Picture  |  Director (Guillermo del Toro)  |  Score  |  Production Design

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

2018 Best Actress (Frances McDormand) |  Supporting Actor (Sam Rockwell) 

The Darkest Hour

2018 Best Actor (Gary Oldman) | Makeup

Past Winners


Moonlight

2017 Best Picture  | Supporting Actor (Mahershala Ali) | Adapted Screenplay

La La Land

2017 Best Actress (Emma Stone) | Cinematography | DIrector (Damien Chazelle) | Score | Song (City of Stars) | Production Design

Manchester By the Sea

2017 Best Actor (Casey Affleck) | Original Screenplay


Spotlight

2016 Best Picture | Original Screenplay

The Revenant

2016 Best Actor (Leonardo DiCaprio) | Cinematography | DIrector (Alejandro G. Iñárritu)

Room

2016 Best Actress (Brie Larson)


Birdman

2015 Best Picture | Director (Alejandro G. Iñárritu) | Original Screenplay | Cinematography

Still Alice

2015 Best Actress (Julianne Moore)

The Theory of Everything

2015 Best Actor (Eddie Redmayne)


12 Years A Slave

2014 Best Picture | Supporting Actress (Lupita Nyong'o) | Adapted Screenplay

Dallas Buyers Club

2014 Best Actor (Matthew McConaughey) | Supporting Actor (Jared Leto) | Makeup

Blue Jasmine

2014 Best Actress (Cate Blanchett)

Gravity

2014 Best Director (Alfonso Cuarón) | Score | Sound Editing | Sound Mixing | Cinematography | Film Editing | Visual Effects


Argo

2013 Best Picture | Adapted Screenplay | Film Editing

Lincoln

2013 Best Actor (Daniel Day Lewis) | Production Design

Life of Pi

2013 Best Director (Ang Lee) | Visual Effects | Cinematography | Score

Silver Linings Playbook

2013 Best Actress (Jennifer Lawrence)


The Artist

2012 Best Picture | Actor (Jean Dujardin) | Director (Michel Hazanavicius) | Score | Costume Design

The Iron Lady

2012 Best Actress (Meryl Streep) | Makeup


The King's Speech

2011 Best Picture | Actor (Colin Firth) | Director (Tom Hooper) | Original Screenplay

Black Swan

2011 Best Actress (Natalie Portman)


The Hurt Locker

2010 Best Picture | Director (Kathryn Bigelow) | Original Screenplay | Film Editing | Sound Editing | Sound Mixing 

Crazy Heart

2010 Best Actor (Jeff Bridges) | Song (The Weary King (Theme From Crazy Heart))

The Blind Side

2010 Best Actress (Sandra Bullock)


Slumdog Millionaire

2009 Best Picture | Director (Danny Boyle) | Adapted Screenplay | Score | Song (Jai Ho) | Cinematography | Film Editing | Sound Mixing  

Milk

2009 Best Actor (Sean Penn) | Original Screenplay

The Reader

2009 Best Actress (Kate Winslet)


No Country For Old Men

2008 Best Picture | Director (Joel Coen, Ethan Coen) | Supporting Actor (Javier Bardem) | Adapted Screenplay

La Vie en Rose

2008 Best Actress (Marion Cotillard) | Makeup

There Will Be Blood

2008 Best Actor (Daniel Day Lewis) | Cinematography


The Departed

2007 Best Picture | Director (Martin Scorsese) | Adapted Screenplay | Film Editing

The Queen

2007 Best Actress (Helen Mirren)

The Last King of Scotland

2007 Best Actor (Forest Whitaker)


Crash

2006 Best Picture, Original Screenplay, Film Editing

Brokeback Mountain

2006 Best Director (Ang Lee) | Score | Adapted Screenplay

Walk the Line

2006 Best Actress (Reese Witherspoon)

Capote

2006 Best Actor (Philip Seymour Hoffman)


Million Dollar Baby

2005 Best Picture | Director (Clint Eastwood) | Actress (Hilary Swank) | Supporting Actor (Morgan Freeman)

Ray

2005 Best Actor (Jamie Foxx) | Sound Mixing


The Return of the King

2004 Best Picture | Director (Peter Jackson) | Adapted Screenplay | Score | Original Song (Into the West) | Art Direction | Sound Mixing | Film Editing | Visual Effects | Costume Design | Makeup

Mystic River

2004 Best Actor (Sean Penn) | Supporting Actor (Tim Robbins)

Monster

2004 Best Actress (Charlize Theron)


Chicago

2003 Best Picture | Supporting Actress (Catherine Zeta-Jones) | Art Direction | Costume Design | Film Editing | Sound

The Pianist

2003 Best Director (Roman Polanski) | Actor (Adrien Brody) | Adapted Screenplay

The Hours

2003 Best Actress (Nicole Kidman)


A Beautiful Mind

2002 Best Picture | Director (Ron Howard) | Supporting Actress (Jennifer Connelly) | Adapted Screenplay)

Monster's Ball

2002 Best Actress (Halle Berry)

Training Day

2002 Best Actor (Denzel Washington)


Gladiator

2001 Best Picture | Actor (Russell Crowe) | Costume Design | Visual Effects | Sound

Traffic

2001 Best Director (Steven Soderbergh) | Supporting Actor (Benicio Del Toro) | Adapted Screenplay | Film Editing

Erin Brockovich

2001 Best Actress (Julia Roberts)


American Beauty

2000 Best Picture | Director (Sam Mendes) | Actor (Kevin Spacey) | Original Screenplay | Cinematography

Boys Don't Cry

2000 Best Actress (Hilary Swank)

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