Best Picture Blogs

September 22, 2015

2010 Winner for Best Picture – The King’s Speech

This is going to be a difficult one for me. I remember hearing all of the buzz surrounding The King’s Speech when it came out, and […]
September 14, 2015

2009 Winner for Best Picture – The Hurt Locker

Ever since 1944 the Academy had been nominating five films per year for Best Picture or Best Motion Picture or Outstanding Motion Picture. From 1931/32-1943 the […]
September 9, 2015

2008 Winner for Best Picture – Slumdog Millionaire

Hollywood paid homage to Bollywood in 2008, and Slumdog Millionaire was rewarded with the Oscar. From a production standpoint, it’s amazing that this film was even […]
August 31, 2015

2007 Winner for Best Picture – No Country for Old Men

By 2007 the Coen brothers, Ethan and Joel, had directed some of the most recognizable and enduring films of the previous two decades. Films like Raising […]