AFP

HOLLYWOOD

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’