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 […]
August 25, 2015

2006 Winner for Best Picture – The Departed

After having five of his films nominated for Best Picture since 1976, Martin Scorsese finally broke through and won Best Picture with The Departed, which was […]
August 19, 2015

2005 Winner for Best Picture – Crash

A year after being nominated for the Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar for the film that won Best Picture (Million Dollar Baby), Paul Haggis tried his hand […]