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  • Awardsfan1990
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    Surprised this thread hasn’t been created yet, but let’s discuss. Rank all the Best Picture winners of the 2010s from best to worst. My list:

    1. 12 Years A Slave
    2. Moonlight
    3. The Shape Of Water
    4. Parasite
    5. Spotlight
    6. Birdman
    7. Argo
    8. The Artist
    9. The King’s Speech
    10. Green Book

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    Jeffrey Kare
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    1. 12 Years a Slave
    2. The Shape of Water
    3. Birdman
    4. Parasite
    5. Moonlight
    6. Argo
    7. The Artist
    8. Spotlight
    9. The King’s Speech
    10. Green Book

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    Brayfers
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    1. Parasite
    2. The Shape of Water
    3. Birdman
    4. Moonlight
    5. The King’s Speech
    6. Spotlight
    7. 12 Years a Slave
    8. Green Book
    9. The Artist
    10. Argo

    Letterboxd: Brayfers

    FYC (Film):
    - Michelle Yeoh, Ke Huy Quan, and Stephanie Hsu - Everything Everywhere All At Once
    - Colin Farrell, Kerry Condon, and Barry Keoghan - The Banshees of Inisherin
    - Angela Bassett - Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
    - Danielle Deadwyler - Till

    FYC (TV):
    - Severance
    - Euphoria
    - Abbott Elementary
    - House of the Dragon
    - The White Lotus

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    Stank83
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    How is Shape of Water so high in these lists???

    Especially since it aged pretty badly after 3 years in comparison with the incredible films of the same year (Dunkirk, Get Out, Call Me By Your Name, Phantom Thread, Lady Bird, Three Billboards, I, Tonya, etc..).

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    Stank83
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    Same thing for Birdman.

    There were films like Boyhood, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Whiplash, Interstellar, Nightcrawler, Inherent Vice, Gone Girl, etc..

    They all aged better.

    I’ll do a poll later about this.

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    Magnus
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    1. Parasite
    2. Moonlight
    3. Birdman
    4. 12 Years a Slave
    5. The Shape of Water
    6. Spotlight
    7. Argo
    8. The King’s Speech
    9. The Artist
    10. Green Book

    FYC
    Picture: Dune
    Director: Jane Campion
    Actress: Kristen Stewart
    Actor: Benedict Cumberbatch
    Sup. Actress: Kirsten Dunst
    Sup. Actor: Kodi Smit-McPhee
    Original: The Worst Person in the World
    Adapted: The Power of the Dog
    Cinematography/Editing/Score/Production Design/Sound: Dune
    Costumes: Cruella
    Animated/Doc: Flee
    International Feature: The Worst Person in the World

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    JayDF
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    01. Parasite
    02. The Shape Of Water
    03. Birdman
    04. 12 Years a Slave
    05. Spotlight
    06. Argo
    07. The King’s Speech
    08. Moonlight
    09. The Artist
    10. Green Book

    2 & 3 can easily switch. 4 through 7 can all move around as well. I liked “Moonlight” but overall the pacing drags the ranking down. “The Arist” looks fabulous, but the project is gimmicky and got old quick. “Green Book” has some merits including it’s 2 leading men, but I hate the screenplay and the direction gives no inspiration whatsoever.

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    JayDF
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    Well, I’m sure you realize this already but different films elicit different responses from different people.

    Going over the films you listed:

    I Loved “The Shape of Water”, “Birdman”, “Dunkirk”, “Get Out”, “I, Tonya”, “The Grand Budapest Hotel” & “Nightcrawler”.

    I liked “Call Me By Your Name”, “Lady Bird”, “Interstellar”, “Inherent Vice”, “Whiplash” & “Gone Girl”.

    “Phantom Thread” had merits but made me sleepy all the same.

    “Boyhood” was gimmicky & slow despite nice work from some of the actors.

    I did not care for “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” much at all, which made me sad because I generally adore McDormand, Harrelson & Rockwell.

    How is Shape of Water so high in these lists???

    Especially since it aged pretty badly after 3 years in comparison with the incredible films of the same year (Dunkirk, Get Out, Call Me By Your Name, Phantom Thread, Lady Bird, Three Billboards, I, Tonya, etc..).

    Same thing for Birdman.

    There were films like Boyhood, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Whiplash, Interstellar, Nightcrawler, Inherent Vice, Gone Girl, etc..

    They all aged better.

    I’ll do a poll later about this.

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    The2ndAvenger
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    1. Green Book

    2. The King’s Speech

    3. Argo

    4. 12 Years a Slave

    5. Spotlight

    6. Birdman

    7. Moonlight

    8. Parasite

    9. The Shape of Water

    10. The Artist

     

    "It is impossible to defeat an ignorant man in an argument." - William Gibbs McAdoo

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    ArtIsntEasy
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    Only three of the winners here were truly worthy in my eyes.

    1. PARASITE
    2. MOONLIGHT
    3. 12 YEARS A SLAVE (though I sort of preferred HER)
    4. THE SHAPE OF WATER (Three Billboards)
    5. BIRDMAN (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
    6. ARGO (Zero Dark Thirty)
    7. SPOTLIGHT (The Big Short or Mad Max)
    8. THE KING’S SPEECH (The Social Network)
    9. THE ARTIST (The Tree of Life)
    10. GREEN BOOK (The Favourite)

    “The art of making art is putting it together...”

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    RedStarlight
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    1. Parasite
    2. Spotlight
    3. The Shape Of Water
    4. Moonlight
    5. 12 Years a Slave
    6. Birdman
    7. The King’s Speech
    8. Argo
    9. Green Book
    10. The Artist

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    Stank83
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    I think the general consensus, not necessarily in this website, is that the indisputable top 3 picks are :

    1. Parasite

    2. Moonlight

    3. 12 Years A Slave

    The rest elicits very mixed responses.

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    BICTH
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    Parasite
    12 Years a Slave
    Moonlight
    The Shape of Water
    Spotlight
    The Artist
    Green Book
    The King’s Speech
    Birdman
    Argo

    stink, stank, stunk honey

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    JayDF
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    Emmy FYC : Years and Years for Limited Series
    You have The Artist listed twice & Argo not listed at all.

    Emmy FYC : Years and Years for Limited Series

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    The2ndAvenger
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    Emmy FYC : Years and Years for Limited Series You have The Artist listed twice & Argo not listed at all.

    I am super curious as to which one is actually the real The Artist.

    Also, would it be obnoxious if I copied the idea all of these “Rank the winners” threads and made a “Rank the nominees” thread? I really enjoyed these, but if other people would rather there not be a flood of “Rank” threads I can wait until these ones die down a little.

    "It is impossible to defeat an ignorant man in an argument." - William Gibbs McAdoo

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