Interesting! 10 Most Surprising And Unexpected Oscar Winners

Let’s take a look at some Oscar movies that won an Oscar because the Academy got tired of being very predictable every year.

Let’s take a look at some Oscar movies that won an Oscar because the Academy got tired of being very predictable every year.

1. Shakespeare in Love Beats Saving Private Ryan

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I’m not sure you’re really all that into movies. Harrison Ford was tasked to announce the Best Movie at the time, and even his marvelous Han Solo-face couldn’t hide the surprise when he saw that Shakespeare in Love had won.

2. Rocky Wins Best Picture

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While Rocky was a great movie, it’s hardly a typical Oscar winner. This movie beat Taxi Driver, a movie by Scorsese starring Robert De Niro. Four years later, both of them made Raging Bull, a movie about a boxer. Raging Bull did not win Best Picture, but De Niro did win Best Actor for his role in it.