And the Oscar goes to…Best Picture II

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George C. Scott won a Best Actor Academy Award (although he declined the award) for portraying a great American general in this biographical World War II movie which won Best Picture in 1970:
Patton
Battle of the Bulge
MacArthur
Raid on Rommel

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Mario Puzo wrote the novel that served as the basis for this Francis Ford Coppola directed 1972 Best Picture movie that offered a vivid portrayal of mobster life.
The Godfather
Scarface
On the Waterfront
Serpico

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This complex 1973 caper movie which featured two grifters (Robert Redford and Paul Newman) trying to con a mobster marks the first time a woman won the Academy Award for Best Picture. What is this movie:
The Sting
Butch and the Sundance Kid
The Way We Were
The Great Gatsby

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This 1974 Best Picture winner was the first sequel to win an Oscar:
The Godfather 2
The Dark Knight
Mad Max 2
The Lord of the Rings

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Shirley MacLaine and Jack Nicholson both took home acting awards the same night for this 1983 Best Picture movie that follows the emotional journey and of a mother and daughter relationship.
Terms of Endearment
Steel Magnolias
The Turning Point
Postcards from the Edge

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This tale of an autistic man and his brother won Best Picture in 1988:
Rain Man
Twins
I Am Sam
Adam

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This 1990 Western was directed by and starred Kevin Costner. It was nominated 12 times and won 7 Academy Awards including Best Picture. What is this movie?
Dances with Wolves
Field of Dreams
Wyatt Earp
Open Range

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This 1991 suspense thriller which starred Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins was the third and last movie to win all five of the big Academy Awards (film, director, script, actor, and actress). What movie is it?
The Silence of the Lambs
All the President's Men
Hanibal
Manhunter

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