'12 Years a Slave' starring Chiwetel Ejiofor ©Fox Searchlight. All Rights Reserved.

’12 Years a Slave’ starring Chiwetel Ejiofor
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(Hollywood-AFP) – The following is a list of the Academy Award best picture winners from the last 20 years, ahead of Sunday’s 87th Oscars in Hollywood:

2014 – “12 Years A Slave”

2013 – “Argo”

2012 – “The Artist”

2011 – “The King’s Speech”

2010 – “The Hurt Locker”

2009 – “Slumdog Millionaire”

2008 – “No Country for Old Men”

2007 – “The Departed”

2006 – “Crash”

2005 – “Million Dollar Baby”

2004 – “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King”

2003 – “Chicago”

2002 – “A Beautiful Mind”

2001 – “Gladiator”

2000 – “American Beauty”

1999 – “Shakespeare in Love”

1998 – “Titanic”

1997 – “The English Patient”

1996 – “Braveheart”

1995 – “Forrest Gump”