Oscar: Best Picture Nominees—L (from L.A. Confidential to Love Story)

Many readers have been curious to know how many movies have been nominated for the Best Picture Oscar.  For the convenience of the readers, we have decided to enlist them alphabetically, and then by year of nomination.

Best Picture Nominees: L (36 films)

(winners are in bold)

L.A. Confidential

Lady Bird

Lady for a Day

La La Land (2016)

Last Command, The

Last Emperor, The

Last Picture Show, The

Lawrence of Arabia


Letter, The

Letter to Three Wives, A

Letters from Iwo Jima

Libeled Lady

Life Is Beautiful

Life of Emile Zola, The

Life of Pi

Lilies of the Field


Lion (2016)

Lion in Winter, The

Little Foxes, The

Little Miss Sunshine

Little Women (1933)

Lives of a Bengal Lancer, The

Long Voyage Home, The

Longest Day, The

Lord of the Rings, The: The Fellowship of the Ring

Lord of the Rings, The: The Two Towers

Lord of the Rings, The: The Return of the King

Lost Horizon

Lost in Translation

Lost Weekend, The

Love Affair (1939)

Love is a Many-Splendored Thing

Love Parade, The

Love Story (1970)