5 Better “Best Picture” Films

This list is a small representative sample of films that were better than that year’s Academy Award Best Picture. There are numerous infamous examples of great films that lost the Oscar to a lesser film. Raiders lost to Chariots of Fire. ET and Tootsie lost to Ghandi. Apocalypse Now lost to Kramer vs Kramer. Citizen Kane lost to How Green was my valley. But this list isn’t about the BP losers. It’s about the ones that weren’t even…