They won at least 5 Oscars but not the Best Picture ...by ElMaruecan82 | created - 06 Jan 2014 | updated - 05 Mar 2014 | Public
Which of these 12 Best Picture nominees, that won at least 5 Oscars would have most deserved to win the Best Picture Oscar?
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PG | 115 min | Action, Adventure
In 1936, archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before Adolf Hitler's Nazis can obtain its awesome powers.
Votes: 887,652 | Gross: $248.16M
instead of Chariots of Fire (1981)
2. Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
PG | 121 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a Wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the mysterious Darth Vader.
Votes: 1,236,961 | Gross: $322.74M
instead of Annie Hall (1977)
3. Saving Private Ryan (1998)
R | 169 min | Drama, War
Following the Normandy Landings, a group of U.S. soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.
Votes: 1,242,523 | Gross: $216.54M
instead of Shakespeare in Love (1998)
4. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
Not Rated | 131 min | Drama
A bitter, aging couple, with the help of alcohol, use their young houseguests to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other over the course of a distressing night.
instead of A Man for All Seasons (1966)
5. Cabaret (1972)
PG | 124 min | Drama, Music, Musical
A female girlie club entertainer in Weimar Republic era Berlin romances two men while the Nazi Party rises to power around them.
Votes: 48,554 | Gross: $42.77M
instead of The Godfather (1972)
6. A Place in the Sun (1951)
Passed | 122 min | Drama, Romance
A poor boy gets a job working for his rich uncle and ends up falling in love with two women.
instead of An American in Paris (1951)
7. Mary Poppins (1964)
G | 139 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
In turn of the century London, a magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.
Votes: 158,699 | Gross: $102.27M
instead of My Fair Lady (1964)
8. The Aviator (2004)
PG-13 | 170 min | Biography, Drama
A biopic depicting the early years of legendary Director and aviator Howard Hughes' career from the late 1920s to the mid 1940s.
Votes: 335,883 | Gross: $102.61M
instead of Million Dollar Baby (2004)
9. Hugo (2011)
PG | 126 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy
In 1931 Paris, an orphan living in the walls of a train station gets wrapped up in a mystery involving his late father and an automaton.
Votes: 306,109 | Gross: $73.86M
instead of The Artist (2011)
10. Wilson (1944)
Passed | 154 min | Biography, Drama, History
A chronicle of the political career of US President Woodrow Wilson.
Votes: 1,441 | Gross: $2.00M
instead of Going My Way (1944)
11. Doctor Zhivago (1965)
PG-13 | 197 min | Drama, Romance, War
The life of a Russian physician and poet who, although married to another, falls in love with a political activist's wife and experiences hardship during World War I and then the October Revolution.
Votes: 70,226 | Gross: $111.72M
instead of The Sound of Music (1965)
12. The King and I (1956)
G | 133 min | Biography, Drama, Musical
A widow accepts a job as a live-in governess to the King of Siam's children.
Votes: 23,838 | Gross: $21.30M
instead of Around the World in 80 Days (1956)
13. Gravity (2013)
PG-13 | 91 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Two astronauts work together to survive after an accident leaves them stranded in space.
Votes: 771,784 | Gross: $274.09M
instead of 12 Years a Slave (2013)