* The years used are the eligibility years (the years the films were first released)
* There are 90 Best Picture winners because the first awards ceremony in 1929 had two different Best Picture awards
Patton (first AFI Top 100 - 4th highest grossing film of the year)
The French Connection (AFI Top 100 - 2nd at the box office)
The Godfather (AFI Top 100 - IMDb Top 250 - 1st at the bo)
The Sting (IMDb Top 250 - 1st at the bo)
The Godfather Part II (AFI Top 100 - IMDb Top 250 - 7th at the bo)
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (AFI's Top 100 - IMDb Top 250 - 3rd at the bo)
Rocky (AFI Top 100 - IMDb Top 250 - 1st at the bo)
Annie Hall (AFI Top 100 - IMDb Top 250 - 10th at the bo)
The Deer Hunter (AFI Top 100 - IMDb Top 250 - 9th at the bo)
Kramer vs. Kramer (1st at the bo)
10 movies, all at the Top 10 of the box-office, 9 AFI entries and 7 on IMDb Top 250, not sure there's a decade that beats that... not to mention that they're all acclaimed classics.
1957-1966: The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), Gigi (1958), Ben-Hur (1959), The Apartment (1960), West Side Story (1961), Lawrence of Arabia (1962), Tom Jones (1963), My Fair Lady (1964), The Sound of Music (1965), A Man for All Seasons (1966)... over:
1967-1976: In the Heat of the Night (1967), Oliver! (1968), Midnight Cowboy (1969), Patton (1970), The French Connection (1971), The Godfather (1972), The Sting (1973), The Godfather: Part II (1974), One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), Rocky (1976)
Oscars 2th Decade (1938-1947) 20th Academy Awards ceremony held in 1948.
Oscars 3th Decade (1948-1957) 30th Academy Awards ceremony held in 1958.
Oscars 4th Decade (1958-1967) 40th Academy Awards ceremony held in 1968.
Oscars 5th Decade (1967-1977) 50th Academy Awards ceremony held in 1978.
Oscars 6th Decade (1977-1987) 60th Academy Awards ceremony held in 1988.
Oscars 7th Decade (1988-1997) 70th Academy Awards ceremony held in 1998.
Oscars 8th Decade (1998-2007) 80th Academy Awards ceremony held in 2008.
Oscars 9th Decade (2008-2017) 90th Academy Awards ceremony held in 2018.
The Oscars originally used an August 1st, 1927 through July 31st, 1928 eligibility period for the first year before converting to a normal calendar year after the 6th Oscars, which had an year and five months eligibility period, August 1st, 1932 through December 31st, 1933. Past eligibility periods total 90 years and 5 months with extra 5 months occurring in the first decade.
90th Oscars: Nine Decades of Best Pictures
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