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Filmspotting Marathon Awards – Best Picture Winners

Every Filmspotting Marathon Best Picture winner (in chronological order). Click 'Read Notes' to see the Marathon topic and host selections.

Two films won Best Picture in across three different Marathons: Double Indemnity (Noir, Stanwyck) and The Lady Eve (Screwball Comedies, Stanwyck).

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  • The Searchers
  • Rio Bravo
  • Halloween
  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
  • Vertigo
  • Solaris
  • Tokyo Story
  • West Side Story
  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
  • Fitzcarraldo
  • Cobra Verde
  • Sullivan's Travels
  • The Lady Eve
  • Harlan County U.S.A.
  • Dont Look Back
  • Grave of the Fireflies
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • Double Indemnity
  • The Asphalt Jungle
  • Wild Strawberries
  • Talk to Her
  • Soylent Green
  • The Man Who Fell to Earth
  • Rififi
  • Le Cercle Rouge
  • The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner
  • Billy Liar
  • Badlands
  • Rashomon
  • Throne of Blood
  • Taste of Cherry
  • Dancer in the Dark
  • The Shop Around the Corner
  • Ninotchka
  • The Apartment
  • The Red Shoes
  • Camera Buff
  • The Double Life of Véronique
  • A Man Escaped
  • Au Hasard Balthazar
  • The Mirror
  • Close-Up
  • Super Fly
  • Monkey Business
  • A Night at the Opera
  • The Earrings of Madame de...
  • 3-Iron
  • Secret Sunshine
  • The Big City
  • Pather Panchali
  • A New Leaf
  • Songs from the Second Floor
  • That Obscure Object of Desire
  • Un Chien Andalou
  • Vagabond
  • Extraordinary Stories
  • The Headless Woman
  • The Bad and the Beautiful
  • Meet Me in St. Louis
  • A Woman Under the Influence
  • Faces
  • Two for the Road
  • Funny Face
  • Shanghai Express
  • The Midnight After
  • Ash Is Purest White
  • Jezebel
  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles
  • Daughters of the Dust
  • Detour
  • In the Mood for Love
  • Sherlock, Jr.
  • Steamboat Bill, Jr.