Best Picture Blogs

April 18, 2014

1935 Winner for Outstanding Production – Mutiny on the Bounty

Frank Lloyd became the first director to helm two Best Picture winners, with Cavalcade having taken home the statue just two years earlier. You won’t find two […]
April 8, 2014

1934 Winner for Outstanding Picture – It Happened One Night

There are a couple of notable changes for the 1934 Academy Awards. Most notably, the Academy changed the award year to contain a single calendar year, […]
April 4, 2014

1932/1933 Winner for Outstanding Picture – Cavalcade

Let’s just start out by saying that this is a grandiose picture. The film makers pulled out all of the stops with this one and spared […]
March 25, 2014

1931/1932 Winner for Outstanding Production – Grand Hotel

The Academy expanded the number of film nominated for Outstanding Production to an unprecedented eight for the year 1931/1932. They had previously never had more than […]