Thursday, January 29, 2009

Films of the 1990s

Yup, I tried doing the essentials again with the 1990s and came up, once again, with way too long a list. So here is not only the top grossing films of the 90s but the winners of the Academy Award for Best Picture in its respective year.

1990
Home Alone - grossed $285 million very sad that this movie made that much money
Best Picture - Dances With Wolves

1991
Terminator 2: Judgement Day - $204 million
Best Picture - The Silence of the Lambs

1992
Aladdin - $217 million interesting that a cartoon made this much
Best Picture - Unforgiven

1993
Jurassic Park - $357 million
Best Picture - Schindler's List

1994
Forrest Gump - $329 million
Best Picture - Forrest Gump

1995
Toy Story - $191 million another animated flick...interesting
Best Picture - Braveheart

1996
Independence Day - $306 million
Best Picture - The English Patient

1997
Titanic - $1.8 billion sadly, the highest grossing film of all time
Best Picture - Titanic

1998
Armageddon - $553 million
Best Picture - Shakespeare in Love

1999
Star Wars 1: The Phantom Menace - $924 million
Best Picture - American Beauty

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