Awards Season has well and truly kicked off for 2020 and with the annual Academy Awards nominations in, this year will have some major triumphs and upsetting snubs.

With preparations well underway for Hollywood’s night of nights which will see the city light up for the 2020 Oscars on February 10, it seems only appropriate that we look back on the last decade of award-winning films. Buckle down this weekend for some quality viewing as we throw it back to every Best Picture winner from the last 11 years – and exactly where you can stream them.

2019: Green Book

The heart-warming true story of world-class Black pianist Dr. Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali), who hires the tough-talking Italian-American Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen) as his chauffeur on a concert tour of the Deep South.

Stream : Amazon and Google Play

2018: The Shape of Water

At a top secret research facility in the 1960s, a lonely janitor forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature that is being held in captivity.

Stream: iTunes and Hulu

2017: Moonlight

A chronicle of the childhood, adolescence and burgeoning adulthood of a young, African-American, gay man growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.

Stream: Stan and iTunes

2016: Spotlight

The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.

Stream: Netflix and iTunes

2015: Birdman or (the unexpected virtue of ignorance)

A washed-up superhero actor attempts to revive his fading career by writing, directing, and starring in a Broadway production.

Stream: Netflix and iTunes

2014: 12 Years a Slave

In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.

Stream: Stan and iTunes

2013: Argo

Acting under the cover of a Hollywood producer scouting a location for a science fiction film, a CIA agent launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. hostage crisis in Iran in 1979.

Stream: Amazon Prime and iTunes

2012: The Artist

An egomaniacal film star develops a relationship with a young dancer against the backdrop of Hollywood’s silent era.

Stream: Prime Video and iTunes

2011: The Kings Speech

The story of King George VI, his impromptu ascension to the throne of the British Empire in 1936, and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch overcome his stammer.

Stream: Netflix, Prime Video and iTunes

2010: The Hurt Locker

During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.

Stream: Netflix, Prime Video and iTunes

 

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