15 Best Oscars Lineups of All Time
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Arguing about the Academy Awards is as much an American passion as watching the movies they honor. This year's 88th installment is no exception, and for outside-the-multiplex reasons that go beyond whether The Revenant is better than, say, The Big Short. But some years, Oscar gets it very, very right. We've gone through nine decades of history and selected the finest "Murderers' Row" lineups of nominees for each of the six major categories — Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actress, and Best Supporting Actor. Consider this the Oscar for Best Oscars.