NETFLIX Genre: Oscar-winning Movies



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Netflix box art for All the President's Men All the President's Men
1976 / 138

Newspaper reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover a shocking story, exposing a trail of corruption that topples the Nixon administration. Something's rotten in the White House. Two men will put themselves on the line to find out what it is.

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Netflix box art for The Artist Artist, The
2011 / 4.0 / 100
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Winner of five Oscars, this black-and-white silent film follows the romance between a silent-era legend on a downward spiral and a rising starlet. He's on a downward spiral. She's on the rise. These silent film stars are caught up in the talkies tornado.

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Netflix box art for Born into Brothels Born into Brothels
2004 / 83

This humorous and heartfelt story portrays the resilience of children and the magic of art to transform the lives of youth in Calcutta's brothels. Born to prostitutes in Calcutta’s worst slums. A camera's-eye view of impoverished yet amazingly uplifting children.

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Netflix box art for The Counterfeiters Counterfeiters, The
2007 / 3.8 / 94
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A Jewish master forger is shielded from the atrocities of the concentration camps by agreeing to create counterfeit currency for the Nazis. To save his life, a Jew helps Nazis forge counterfeit British money. But what will his survival truly cost him?

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Netflix box art for Crash Crash
2004 / 3.8 / 110
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In post-Sept. 11 Los Angeles, tensions erupt when the lives of people from all walks of life converge during a 36-hour period. L.A. Thirty-six hours. Disparate lives. Strangers don't intersect here; they crash into each other to notice each other.

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Netflix box art for Dangerous Liaisons Dangerous Liaisons
1988 / 119

Two privileged and bored French aristocrats make a bet focusing on the corruption of virginal Cécile de Volanges and the virtuous Madame de Tourvel.

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Netflix box art for The Dark Knight Dark Knight, The
2008 / 152
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As Batman, Lt. Gordon and the district attorney continue to dismantle Gotham's criminal underground, a new villain threatens to undo their good work. A city swarms with fear. And a twisted, cackling madman will shatter the very notion of a hero. Why so serious?

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Netflix box art for Dead Poets Society Dead Poets Society
1989 / 128
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An unconventional teacher inspires students through poetry -- and when the school fires him, his devastated students rally behind him. He taught his students to follow their dreams. He was a hero to them, but a troublemaker to others.

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Netflix box art for The Departed Departed, The
2006 / 4.1 / 151
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To take down Boston's Irish Mafia, the police send in one of their own men to infiltrate it, not realizing the syndicate has done the same thing. A crooked cop tries to get the life he always wanted ... while an undercover cop just tries to stay alive.

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Netflix box art for Ed Wood Ed Wood
1994 / 3.4 / 126
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Ed Wood, a grinning goof with a sunny disposition, is heralded as the worst director of all time -- and certainly made the movies to prove it. He's a cross-dressing, sweet-natured, schlock director of inexplicably awful movies. And a legend in his own mind.

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Netflix box art for The Godfather Godfather, The
1972 / 4.4 stars / 177
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When an organized-crime family patriarch barely survives an attempt on his life, his youngest son steps in to take care of the would-be killers. Can an idealistic war hero take over his father's crime empire and make it legit? Not with his family's honor at stake.

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Netflix box art for Gone with the Wind Gone with the Wind
1939 / 233
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Self-absorbed, headstrong Southern Belle Scarlett O'Hara meets her match in Rhett Butler just as the Civil War breaks out. The winds of war destroy her family, her home and her way of life. But this headstrong belle refuses to be broken.

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Netflix box art for GoodFellas GoodFellas
1990 / 145
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This gripping gangster opus follows real-world mobster Henry Hill, who dreamed of making it big but landed in the Witness Protection Program instead. A guy who grew up idolizing gangsters dives into the mob lifestyle. Rule No. 1: Never rat on your friends.

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Netflix box art for Gravity Gravity
2013 / 3.7 stars / 90
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When debris destroys their shuttle, a medical engineer and a seasoned astronaut find themselves floating through space, with no connection to Earth. Tumbling through the vacuum of space really puts life on Earth in perspective ... literally. What a view.

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Netflix box art for The Iron Lady Iron Lady, The
2011 / 3.6 stars / 104
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Margaret Thatcher, the first female prime minister of Britain, navigates a career destined to change the rules of leadership and politics. There are women who broke down gender walls. And then there's former UK Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.

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Netflix box art for The King's Speech King's Speech, The
2010 / 118
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In this biographical drama, Britain's King George VI struggles with an embarrassing stutter until he seeks help from speech therapist Lionel Logue. To calm a nation at war, King George VI must overcome his stutter. What followed was an unlikely friendship.

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Netflix box art for The Lives of Others Lives of Others, The
2006 / 4.1 stars / 131
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As a secret police agent eavesdrops on a successful writer in East Germany in 1984, he becomes increasingly fascinated by the man's life and politics. Bug their home. Tap their phones. But watch out -- the intimate story that unfolds won't be easily forgotten.

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Netflix box art for March of the Penguins March of the Penguins
2005 / 3.7 stars / 82
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This Oscar-winning documentary takes a stunning look at the life of emperor penguins living in one of the cruelest climates on the planet. Penguins are just like people: fascinating, resilient and looking for true love. You'll fall for them, too.

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Netflix box art for Monster Monster
2003 / 3.5 / 104
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When emotionally scarred highway hooker Aileen Wuornos shoots a sadistic client, she begins a journey to become America's first female serial killer. Once she gets a taste for murder, a troubled prostitute can't seem to stop. But it's going to cost her.

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Netflix box art for Mystic River Mystic River
2003 / 3.8 stars / 137
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Tragedy reunites childhood friends Sean, Dave and Jimmy when they're linked together in a murder investigation about Jimmy's teenage daughter. A cop, an ex-con and a lost soul: three friends torn apart by a childhood secret, reunited by a tragedy.

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Netflix box art for The Reader Reader, The
2008 / 3.8 / 123
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A middle-aged lawyer reflects on the brief affair he had as a teen with an older woman -- who ended up on trial for Nazi war crimes eight years later. Years after a teen's affair with an older woman, an appalling truth emerges. Now he must make a crucial decision.

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Netflix box art for Road to Perdition Road to Perdition
2002 / 3.7 stars / 116
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After his wife and son are murdered, a Depression-era hit man goes on the run with his surviving son to exact revenge on the man who wronged him. He's been their deadly enforcer for years, but now he's coming after them. They should have left his family alone.

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Netflix box art for Scent of a Woman Scent of a Woman
1992 / 156

Hoping to earn some cash during the Thanksgiving holiday, a poor prep-school student agrees to look after a blind and cantankerous retired colonel. He's blind, ex-Army and likes to bark orders. His young aide doesn't like taking them. They'll dance right through this.

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Netflix box art for Silver Linings Playbook Silver Linings Playbook
2012 / 4.0 / 7323
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After a stint in a mental hospital, Pat moves in with his parents and tries to win back his wife, until he meets a woman who's as unstable as he is.

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