Last Updated on 11 March 2024

1934-present: Wikipedia

2023OppenheimerJennifer Lame
2022Everything Everywhere All at OncePaul Rogers
2021DuneJoe Walker
2020Sound of MetalMikkel E.G. Nielsen
2019Ford v FerrariAndrew Buckland and Michael McCusker
2018Bohemian RhapsodyJohn Ottman
2017DunkirkRichard King and Alex Gibson
2016Hacksaw RidgeJohn Gilbert
2015Mad Max: Fury RoadMargaret Sixel
2014WhiplashTom Cross
2013GravityAlfonso Cuarón and Mark Sanger
2012ArgoWilliam Goldenberg
2011The Girl with the Dragon TattooAngus Wall and Kirk Baxter
2010The Social NetworkAngus Wall and Kirk Baxter
2009The Hurt LockerChris Innis and Bob Murawski
2008Slumdog MillionaireChris Dickens
2007The Bourne UltimatumChristopher Rouse
2006The DepartedThelma Schoonmaker
2005CrashHughes Winborne
2004The AviatorThelma Schoonmaker
2003The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the KingJamie Selkirk
2002ChicagoMartin Walsh
2001Black Hawk DownPietro Scalia
2000TrafficStephen Mirrione
1999The MatrixZach Staenberg
1998Saving Private RyanMichael Kahn
1997TitanicConrad Buff, James Cameron, and Richard A. Harris
1996The English PatientWalter Murch
1995Apollo 13Mike Hill and Daniel P. Hanley
1994Forrest GumpArthur Schmidt
1993Schindler’s ListMichael Kahn
1992UnforgivenJoel Cox
1991JFKJoe Hutshing and Pietro Scalia
1990Dances with WolvesNeil Travis
1989Born on the Fourth of JulyDavid Brenner and Joe Hutshing
1988Who Framed Roger RabbitArthur Schmidt
1987The Last EmperorGabriella Cristiani
1986PlatoonClaire SImpson
1985WitnessThom Noble
1984The Killing FieldsJim Clark
1983The Right StuffGlenn Farr, Lisa Fruchtman, Stephen A. Rotter, Douglas Stewart, and Tom Rolf
1982GandhiJohn Bloom
1981Raiders of the Lost ArkMichael Kahn
1980Raging BullThelma Schoonmaker
1979All That JazzAlan Heim
1978The Deer HunterPeter Zinner
1977Star WarsPaul Hirsch, Marcia Lucas, and Richard Chew
1976RockyRichard Halsey and Scott Conrad
1975JawsVerna Fields
1974The Towering InfernoHarold F. Kress and Carl Cress
1973The StingWilliam H. Reynolds
1972CabaretDavid Bretherton
1971The French ConnectionGerald B. Greenberg
1970PattonHugh S. Fowler
1969ZFrançoise Bonnot
1968BullittFrank P. Keller
1967In the Heat of the NightHal Ashby
1966Grand PrixFredric Steinkamp, Henry Berman, Stewart Linder, and Frank Santillo
1965The Sound of MusicWilliam H. Reynolds
1964Mary PoppinsCotton Warburton
1963How the West Was WonHarold F. Kress
1962Lawrence of ArabiaAnne V. Coates
1961West Side StoryThomas Stanford
1960The ApartmentDaniel Mandell
1959Ben-HurRalph E. Winters and John D. Dunning
1958GigiAdrienen Fazan
1957The Bridge on the River KwaiPeter Taylor
1956Around the World in 80 DaysGene Ruggiero and Paul Weatherwax
1955PicnicCharles Nelson and William A. Lyon
1954On the WaterfrontGene Milford
1953From Here to EternityWilliam A. Lyon
1952High NoonElmo Williams and Harry Gerstad
1951A Place in the SunWilliam Hornbeck
1950King Solomon’s MinesRalph E. Winters and Conrad A. Nervig
1949ChampionHarry Gerstad
1948The Naked CityPaul Weatherwax
1947Body and SoulFrancis Lyon and Robert Parrish
1946The Best Years of Our LivesDaniel Mandell
1945National VelvetRobert J. Kern
1944WilsonBarbara McLean
1943Air ForceGeorge Amy
1942The Pride of the YankeesDaniel Mandell
1941Sergeant YorkWilliam Holmes
1940North West Mounted PoliceAnne Bauchens
1939Gone with the WindHal C. Kern and James E. Newcom
1938The Adventures of Robin HoodRalph Dawson
1937Lost HorizonGene Havlick and Gene Milford
1936Anthony AdverseRalph Dawson
1935A Misdummer Night’s DreamRalph Dawson
1934EskimoConrad A. Nervig