MRQE Ranks: The Best to Worst Best Pictures

The Best to Worst Best Pictures

From Wings to Spotlight, we rank all 88 Best Pictures in Oscar® history.
Spotlight
  MRQE Metric
Casablanca (1942) - MRQE Metric: 94 Rate it! 94
The Godfather (1972) - MRQE Metric: 94 Rate it! 94
The Godfather: Part II (1974) - MRQE Metric: 94 Rate it! 94
Gone with the Wind (1939) - MRQE Metric: 92 Rate it! 92
All About Eve (1950) - MRQE Metric: 92 Rate it! 92
On the Waterfront (1954) - MRQE Metric: 92 Rate it! 92
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) - MRQE Metric: 91 Rate it! 91
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) - MRQE Metric: 91 Rate it! 91
Lawrence of Arabia (1962) - MRQE Metric: 91 Rate it! 91
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) - MRQE Metric: 91 Rate it! 91
Schindler's List (1993) - MRQE Metric: 91 Rate it! 91
The French Connection (1971) - MRQE Metric: 90 Rate it! 90
Rocky (1976) - MRQE Metric: 90 Rate it! 90
Ben-Hur (1959) - MRQE Metric: 89 Rate it! 89
The Sound of Music (1965) - MRQE Metric: 89 Rate it! 89
Annie Hall (1977) - MRQE Metric: 89 Rate it! 89
Amadeus (1984) - MRQE Metric: 89 Rate it! 89
All Quiet on the Western Front (1930) - MRQE Metric: 88 Rate it! 88
Unforgiven (1992) - MRQE Metric: 88 Rate it! 88
12 Years a Slave (2013) - MRQE Metric: 88 Rate it! 88
It Happened One Night (1934) - MRQE Metric: 87 Rate it! 87
My Fair Lady (1964) - MRQE Metric: 87 Rate it! 87
The Deer Hunter (1978) - MRQE Metric: 87 Rate it! 87
American Beauty (1999) - MRQE Metric: 87 Rate it! 87
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) - MRQE Metric: 87 Rate it! 87
No Country for Old Men (2007) - MRQE Metric: 87 Rate it! 87
Spotlight (2015) - MRQE Metric: 87 Rate it! 87
The Silence of the Lambs (1991) - MRQE Metric: 86 Rate it! 86
Shakespeare in Love (1998) - MRQE Metric: 86 Rate it! 86
The Artist (2011) - MRQE Metric: 86 Rate it! 86
Rebecca (1940) - MRQE Metric: 85 Rate it! 85
The Apartment (1960) - MRQE Metric: 85 Rate it! 85
Patton (1970) - MRQE Metric: 85 Rate it! 85
Titanic (1997) - MRQE Metric: 85 Rate it! 85
Argo (2012) - MRQE Metric: 85 Rate it! 85
Platoon (1986) - MRQE Metric: 84 Rate it! 84
Million Dollar Baby (2004) - MRQE Metric: 84 Rate it! 84
The Departed (2006) - MRQE Metric: 84 Rate it! 84
The Hurt Locker (2008) - MRQE Metric: 84 Rate it! 84
The King's Speech (2010) - MRQE Metric: 84 Rate it! 84
The Sting (1973) - MRQE Metric: 83 Rate it! 83
Ordinary People (1980) - MRQE Metric: 83 Rate it! 83
Birdman (2014) - MRQE Metric: 83 Rate it! 83
Grand Hotel (1932) - MRQE Metric: 82 Rate it! 82
From Here to Eternity (1953) - MRQE Metric: 82 Rate it! 82
West Side Story (1961) - MRQE Metric: 82 Rate it! 82
Rain Man (1988) - MRQE Metric: 82 Rate it! 82
Chicago (2002) - MRQE Metric: 82 Rate it! 82
Slumdog Millionaire (2008) - MRQE Metric: 82 Rate it! 82
Midnight Cowboy (1969) - MRQE Metric: 81 Rate it! 81
A Beautiful Mind (2001) - MRQE Metric: 81 Rate it! 81
Dances with Wolves (1990) - MRQE Metric: 80 Rate it! 80
In the Heat of the Night (1967) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
Gandhi (1982) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
How Green Was My Valley (1941) - MRQE Metric: 78 Rate it! 78
An American in Paris (1951) - MRQE Metric: 78 Rate it! 78
The Last Emperor (1987) - MRQE Metric: 78 Rate it! 78
Forrest Gump (1994) - MRQE Metric: 78 Rate it! 78
Braveheart (1995) - MRQE Metric: 78 Rate it! 78
Driving Miss Daisy (1989) - MRQE Metric: 77 Rate it! 77
The Lost Weekend (1945) - MRQE Metric: 76 Rate it! 76
The English Patient (1996) - MRQE Metric: 76 Rate it! 76
Gladiator (2000) - MRQE Metric: 74 Rate it! 74
Crash (2004/I) - MRQE Metric: 73 Rate it! 73
Chariots of Fire (1981) - MRQE Metric: 72 Rate it! 72
Out of Africa (1985) - MRQE Metric: 69 Rate it! 69
Gigi (1958) - MRQE Metric: 68 Rate it! 68
Around the World in Eighty Days (1956) - MRQE Metric: 66 Rate it! 66
All the King's Men (1949) - MRQE Metric: 64 Rate it! 64
Wings (1927) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The Broadway Melody (1929) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Cimarron (1931) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Cavalcade (1933) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The Great Ziegfeld (1936) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The Life of Emile Zola (1937) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
You Can't Take It with You (1938) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Mrs. Miniver (1942) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Going My Way (1944) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Gentleman's Agreement (1947) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Hamlet (1948) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Marty (1955) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Tom Jones (1963) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
A Man for All Seasons (1966) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Oliver! (1968) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Terms of Endearment (1983) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!