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February 13, 2014 12:27 PM
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Stream Them Now: Here are 33 Films That Won the "Best Director" Oscar

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will be honoring the best in film for 2013 at the Academy Awards next month. In addition to the performance, writing, design and tech awards handed out, an award is given each year to a director who has crafted an exemplary film. In honor of this, Indiewire has compiled a list of films streaming online that boast a director who has won a Best Director Oscar. 

Here's the list of the 33 films streaming online at Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime and HitBliss:

"The Artist" (2011) - Michel Hazanavicius

"The King's Speech" (2010) - Tom Hooper

"The Hurt Locker" (2009) - Kathryn Bigelow

"Slumdog Millionaire" (2008) - Danny Boyle

"No Country for Old Men" (2007) - Joel and Ethan Coen

"The Departed" (2006) - Martin Scorsese

"Brokeback Mountain" (2005) - Ang Lee

"Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" (2003) - Peter Jackson

"The Pianist" (2002) - Roman Polanski

"A Beautiful Mind" (2001) - Ron Howard

"Traffic" (2000) - Steven Soderbergh

"Titanic" (1997) - James Cameron

"Braveheart" (1995) - Mel Gibson

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"Schindler's List" (1993) - Steven Spielberg

"Unforgiven" (1992) - Clint Eastwood

"The Silence of the Lambs" (1991) - Jonathan Demme

"Dances with Wolves" (1990) - Kevin Costner

"Born on the Fourth of July" (1989) - Oliver Stone

"The Last Emperor" (1987) - Bernardo Bertolucci

"Terms of Endearment" (1983) - James L. Brooks

"Reds" (1981) - Warren Beatty

"Rocky" (1976) - John G. Avildsen

"One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest" (1975) - Milos Forman

"The Godfather Part II" (1974) - Francis Ford Coppola

"Cabaret" (1972) - Bob Fosse

"A Man for All Seasons" (1966) - Fred Zinnemann

"The Apartment" (1960) - Billy Wilder

"A Place in the Sun" (1951) - George Stevens

"All About Eve" (1950) - Joseph L. Mankiewicz

"Gentleman's Agreement" (1947) - Elia Kazan

"Casablanca" (1943) - Michael Curtiz

"The Grapes of Wrath" (1940) - John Ford

"Gone With The Wind" (1937) - Victor Fleming

5 Comments

  • max | February 13, 2014 6:04 PMReply

    none of these are on Netflix or Amazon Prime....all are on Amazon however

  • Susan Brennan | February 13, 2014 3:32 PMReply

    the future holds more women directors - check out NYC's Film Fatales!

  • Jack Timmons | February 13, 2014 12:58 PMReply

    GWTW came out in 1939, not '37.

  • Jack Timmons | February 13, 2014 12:58 PMReply

    GWTW came out in 1939, not '37.

  • Jack Timmons | February 13, 2014 12:58 PMReply

    GWTW came out in 1939, not '37.