Since 1929, 82 movies have held the distinguished title of Best Picture, as named by the Academy of Motion Pictures, and the majority of them are bona fide classics ('Crash,' not so much). As Oscar nears its 83rd ceremony, we pitted these champs against one another, narrowing down that daunting list to the 25 creme-de-la-creme pics -- and we ranked them, too. Click through to see what came out on top.
An undercover cop gains a mobster's confidence, while a career criminal infiltrates the police. Read More
A New York comedian (Woody Allen) recalls his kooky lost love (Diane Keaton). Read More
My Fair Lady
Professor Henry Higgins (Rex Harrison) bets he can refine cockney Eliza Doolittle (Audrey Hepburn). Read More
A heavyweight champ gives a club fighter (Sylvester Stallone) a title shot. Read More