Outstanding Picture, Outstanding Production, Best Motion Picture—the Academy Award® for Best Picture has gone by many names since its inaugural presentation in 1929, but no matter what you call it, this prestigious honor remains the pennacle of achivement in the film industry. The award is the only category in which every member of the Academy is eligible to submit a nomination and vote on the final ballot. Though it is officially presented to the producers of the winning movie, the award understood to be a mark of outstanding performance for all involved—producers, cast, and crew.
In the storied history of the Academy Awards®, 563 movies have been nominated for Best Picture and 91 have won the award. How well do you know the Best Picture-winning movies? Test your Academy Awards® knowledge with this 10-question quiz focused on the legendary movies that have earned the destinguished title of Best Picture of the Year.
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The 92nd Academy Awards® take place on February 9th, 2020. You can catch some of this year's Best Picture nominees, including Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood, Joker, and 1917, at the Regal 2020 Best Picture Film Festival, running from January 31st to February 9th.