The Oscars: Best Cinematography Winners

A complete list of all films to win an Oscar for Best Cinematography. Years 1936-1966 have two winners: black and white, and color. The Cinematographer is in the notes.

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There are 14 thrillers in this list.

  • Shanghai Express
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray
  • Leave Her to Heaven
  • The Naked City
  • The Third Man
  • To Catch a Thief
  • The Towering Inferno
  • Mississippi Burning
  • JFK
  • Titanic
  • Road to Perdition
  • Inception
  • Gravity
  • The Revenant