Top 10 Movies to Receive the Highest Number of Awards
There are good movies, there are very good movies and after combining hard work and perfection, there are award winning movies. It takes years of research, cinematic perfection, acting, location, script etc. to make a film which is good enough for award. Here we will discuss Top 10 Movies to Receive the Highest Number of Awards.
Released in 1994, Forrest Grump is comedy-drama-romantic movie directed by Robert Zemeckis. Famous quote “life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’ll get” is from Forrest Grump. Doing business of 677$ worldwide, Forrest Grump was a huge success. Movie won 6 Academy awards (nominated for 7), three Golden Globes (nominated for 7), and two Saturn Awards (nominated for 6). Its rating on IMDb is 8.8.
Nominated for 12 Oscars, 5 Golden Globes, and 13 BAFTA awards and having more than 55 Award winnings, Gladiator is truly one of best movies ever made! Released in 2000 under direction of Ridley Scott, Gladiator won 5 Academy awards, 2 Golden globes and other nominations are said to be 85!
American beauty is a drama movie directed by Sam Mendes and written by Alan Ball. It was released on 1st October 1999 and managed to become one of most successful movies of all time. It was nominated for 8 Oscars and won 5 of them. Total award winnings are said to be around 107 and nominations around 82!
Directed by Martin Scorsese, The Departed was released in 2006, Oct. it was nominated for 5 Oscars but managed to won four of them; it was also nominated for 5 Golden Globes but won a single. Total awards are said to be 81 and nominates of 61.
6.Life of Pi
“One of greatest movie I’ve ever seen,” Life of Pi had its Worldwide Premiere on 50th New York film festival and became a great hit. It has done business of 609$ Million worldwide and has won many awards including 11 nominations for Academy (won 4) and nominations for 3 Golden Globe (won 1). The movie is rated as 8.1 on IMDb. Total winnings are said to be 61 and 89 nominations of Awards for Life of Pi.
If we talk about movie with most awards in total ever, it’s Titanic! Directed by James Cameron, Titanic has scored nearly 103 awards from all around the world! Not only the film but its song “my heart will go on” topped the best Selling Album in USA. It won 14 academy awards. The best dialogue of movie is said to be “I’m the king of the world!”
“Some movies are just wow, Inception is one of them.” Directed by Christopher Nolan, released in 2010, Inception is science-fiction-thriller. It was nominated for 8 Oscars (won 4), and holds 112 Winnings and 114 nominations! Movie was filmed in four continents, Budget of inception was 160$ Million and did business of massive 825.5$ Million.
“The feel Good film of the decade,” Slumdog millionaire is said to be one of finest movies of all time. Directed by Danny Boyle, Slumdog Millionaire was released back in 2009. It was nominated for 10 Academy Awards and won 8; it was nominated for 4 Golden Globes and won all of them! Total number of awards received by Slumdog Millionaire is 132!
2.No Country for Old Men
Released in 2007, No Country for Old Men is directed by Ethan and Joel Coen. No Country for Old Men Won 4 Oscars but their total award winnings is 135! It was nominated for 8 Oscars (won 4), for 4 Golden Globes (won 2) and etc. etc. Based on a novel written by Cormac McCarthy of same name, No Country for Old Men is said to be one of the best thrillers till date.
1.Lord of the Rings: The Return of the Ring
Released in 2003, movie to break Ben-Hur’s Award record, Lord of the Rings: Return of the king is third and final instalment to the LOR series. It was nominated for 11 Academy Awards and won all of them! With total of 146 award winnings Worldwide. Lord of the Rings: Return of the King also holds more Awards than Titanic! Rated 8.9 on IMDb, Lord of the rings is said to be best Epic Fantasy made ever!