Best Movies The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked  

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List Rules Only Netflix-streaming movies that have won an Academy Award.

If you're looking for critically-acclaimed films to watch, here are the best Oscar-winning movies on Netflix. Featuring Best Picture winners and some of the greatest films of all time, this list of Oscar winners streaming now on Netflix is updated regularly with newly added and popular movies. 

The 2011 Best Picture winner The King's Speech is one of the best movies on Netflix right now. Other good Oscar-winning movies on Netflix include The Godfather, Blue Jasmine, Shrek, and Dallas Buyers Club.

Vote up the best Academy Award-winning films on Netflix, and add your favorite Oscar winners if they're missing from the list. 

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Schindler's List is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley

Best Picture, Best Director, Best Cinematography, Best Film Editing, Best Production Design, Best Original Music Score, Best Writing Adapted Screenplay,

Schindler's List is a 1993 American epic historical period drama, directed and co-produced by Steven Spielberg and scripted by Steven Zaillian. It is based on the novel Schindler's Ark by Thomas ...more

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The Departed is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Leonardo DiCaprio, Jack Nicholson, Alec Baldwin

Best Director, Best Picture, Best Writing Adapted Screenplay, Best Film Editing

The Departed is a 2006 American crime drama film directed by Martin Scorsese, and a remake of the 2002 Hong Kong film Infernal Affairs. Irish Mob boss Francis "Frank" Costello (Jack ...more

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The King's Speech is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Helena Bonham Carter, Colin Firth, Guy Pearce

Best Actor, Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director

The King's Speech is a 2010 British historical drama film directed by Tom Hooper and written by David Seidler. Colin Firth plays King George VI who, to cope with a stammer, sees Lionel Logue, an ...more

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Lincoln is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field

Best Actor, Best Production Design

Lincoln is a 2012 American epic historical drama film directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Daniel Day-Lewis as United States President Abraham Lincoln and Sally Field as Mary Todd Lincoln. The ...more

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Good Will Hunting is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Ben Affleck, Robin Williams, Matt Damon

Best Supporting Actor, Best Original Screenplay

Good Will Hunting is a 1997 American drama film directed by Gus Van Sant, and starring Matt Damon, Robin Williams, Ben Affleck, Minnie Driver and Stellan Skarsgård. Written by Affleck and ...more

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Roma is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira, Marco Graf

Best Director, Best Foreign Language Film, Best Cinematography

Roma is a 2018 drama film directed by Alfonso Cuarón. A story that chronicles a year in the life of a middle-class family in Mexico City in the early 1970s.

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The Dark Knight is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Heath Ledger

Best Supporting Actor, Best Sound Editing

The Dark Knight is a 2008 superhero film directed by Christopher Nolan, based on the DC Comics character, Batman. Bruce Wayne (Christian Bale), Police Lieutenant James Gordon (Gary Oldman) and ...more

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Pocahontas is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Mel Gibson, Christian Bale, Billy Connolly

Best Original Musical Score

Pocahontas is a 1995 American animated musical romantic-drama film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 33rd film in the Walt Disney Animated ...more

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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotle... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Carrey

Best Original Screenplay

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind is a 2004 American romantic science-fiction comedy-drama film about an estranged couple who have each other erased from their memories, written by Charlie ...more

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Apocalypse Now is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Marlon Brando, Harrison Ford, Robert Duvall

Best Cinematography, Best Sound

Apocalypse Now is a 1979 American epic adventure war film set during the Vietnam War. Produced and directed by Francis Ford Coppola and starring Marlon Brando, Martin Sheen, and Robert Duvall. ...more

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Pan's Labyrinth is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Doug Jones, Ivana Baquero, Sergi López i Ayats

Best Cinematography, Best Production Design, Best Makeup

Pan's Labyrinth, originally known in Spanish as El laberinto del fauno, is a 2006 Spanish-Mexican dark fantasy film written and directed by Mexican Guillermo del Toro. It was produced and ...more

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No Country for Old Men is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Javier Bardem, Tommy Lee Jones, Woody Harrelson

Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor, Best Adapted Screenplay

No Country for Old Men is a 2007 American neo-western neo-noir thriller film directed by Joel and Ethan Coen, based on the novel by Cormac McCarthy. Mayhem ensue after a hunter (Josh Brolin) ...more

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L.A. Confidential is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Kim Basinger

Best Supporting Actress, Best Writing Adapted Screenplay

L.A. Confidential is a 1997 neo-noir film based on James Ellroy's 1990 novel of the same title, the third book in his L.A. Quartet series. Like the book, the film tells the story of a group of ...more

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As Good as It Gets is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Julie Benz

Best Actor, Best Actress

As Good as It Gets is a 1997 American romantic comedy film directed by James L. Brooks and produced by Laura Ziskin. It stars Jack Nicholson as a misanthropic, homophobic, racist, ...more

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Cool Hand Luke is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Paul Newman, Dennis Hopper, George Kennedy

Best Supporting Actor

Cool Hand Luke is a 1967 American prison drama film directed by Stuart Rosenberg, starring Paul Newman and featuring George Kennedy in an Oscar-winning performance. Newman stars in the title ...more

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Silver Linings Playbook is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper

Best Actress

Silver Linings Playbook is a 2012 American romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by David O. Russell, adapted from the novel The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick. The film ...more

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The Fighter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Amy Adams, Christian Bale, Mark Wahlberg
The Fighter is a 2010 biographical sports drama film directed by David O. Russell, and starring Mark Wahlberg, Christian Bale, Amy Adams and Melissa Leo. The film centers on the life of ...more

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Cold Mountain is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Natalie Portman, Nicole Kidman, Jude Law

Best Supporting Actress

Cold Mountain is a 2003 epic drama film written and directed by Anthony Minghella. The film is based on the bestselling novel of the same name by Charles Frazier. It stars Jude Law, Nicole ...more

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Dallas Buyers Club is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Jennifer Garner, Matthew McConaughey, Jared Leto

Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor, Best Makeup

Dallas Buyers Club is a 2013 American biographical drama film, co-written by Craig Borten and Melisa Wallack, directed by Jean-Marc Vallée. Ron Woodroof was an AIDS patient diagnosed in ...more

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The Cider House Rules is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Charlize Theron, Michael Caine, Paul Rudd

Best Supporting Actor, Best Adapted Screenplay

The Cider House Rules is a 1999 American drama film directed by Lasse Hallström, based on John Irving's novel of the same name. The film won two Academy Awards, and was nominated for the ...more

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Pulp Fiction is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman

Best Original Screenplay

Pulp Fiction is a 1994 American crime film directed by Quentin Tarantino. The lives of two mob hitmen (Samuel L. Jackson and John Travolta), a boxer (Bruce Willis), a gangster's wife (Uma ...more

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Tarzan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Rosie O'Donnell, Glenn Close, Minnie Driver

 Best Music, Original Song

Tarzan is a 1999 American animated adventure musical film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The 37th film in the Walt Disney Animated Classics, it ...more

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Boyhood is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Ethan Hawke, Patricia Arquette, Ellar Coltrane

Best Supporting Actress

Boyhood is a 2014 American independent coming-of-age drama film, written and directed by Richard Linklater, and starring Patricia Arquette, Ellar Coltrane, Lorelei Linklater, and Ethan Hawke. ...more

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Amy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Amy Winehouse

Best Documentary

Amy is a 2015 British documentary film about the life and death of British singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse. Directed by Asif Kapadia, it covers Winehouse's life and her struggle with substance ...more

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Room is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Oscar Winning Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Brie Larson, Jacob Tremblay, Joan Allen

Best Actress

Room is a 2015 independent drama film directed by Lenny Abrahamson, based on the novel by Emma Donoghue. After being held captive for seven years, a woman (Brie Larson) and her son (Jacob ...more