film The Worst Best Picture-Winning Films  

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List Rules List includes all movies that WON the Oscar for Best Picture. Upvote the worst films.

These are the absolute worst Best Picture movies ever made, ranked by the Ranker community. This list is made up of best picture Oscar winners that are generally regarded by film lovers as terrible movies.What are the absolute worst Best Picture winning films ever made? Remember, these films have to have won the Academy Award for Best Picture.
 
This list features the most embarrassing Best Picture winning movies that were ever made, including titles such as Ordinary People, The Artist, Crash, All About Eve, Midnight Cowboy, Shakespeare in Love, and Dances With Wolves. Vote up the most awful films below that have won the Best Picture award at the Oscars, or add a film that has won the award that you think is terrible, but isn't already on the list.

For the best of the Best Picture winners, check out and vote on this list of the Very Best Oscar-Winning Movies.


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The Worst Oscar-Winning Actors Ever Actors Who Almost Got the Part in a Marvel Film

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Gigi 1958

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Chicago 2002

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Crash 2004

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Cimarron 1931

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Oliver! 1968

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The Artist 2011

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Argo 2012

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28 Great Films That Didn't Win Oscars The Most Entertaining Awful Shark Horror Movies

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Tom Jones 1963

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Braveheart is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Best Picture-Winning Films
Braveheart 1995

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Rocky 1976

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Annie Hall 1977

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95+ Amazing Behind the Scenes Photos from Iconic Movies The 50 Most Absurd Translations of Film Titles

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A Beautiful Mind is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Worst Best Picture-Winning Films

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Amadeus 1984

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Gandhi 1982

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Gladiator is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Worst Best Picture-Winning Films
Gladiator 2000

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Unforgiven is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Best Picture-Winning Films
Unforgiven 1992

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Rebecca 1940

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Forrest Gump is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Worst Best Picture-Winning Films