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Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Film

The winners of the Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Picture are listed below:



Year Winner Director(s)
1980 Raging Bull Martin Scorsese
1981 Pixote (Pixote: A lei do mais fraco) Hector Babenco
1982 E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Steven Spielberg
1983 The Night of the Shooting Stars (La notte di San Lorenzo) Paolo and Vittorio Taviani
1984 The Killing Fields Roland Joffé
1985 Ran Akira Kurosawa
1986 Blue Velvet David Lynch
1987 Hope and Glory John Boorman
1988 Bull Durham Ron Shelton
1989 Crimes and Misdemeanors Woody Allen


Year Winner Director(s)
1990 Goodfellas Martin Scorsese
1991 The Silence of the Lambs Jonathan Demme
1992 Unforgiven Clint Eastwood
1993 Schindler's List Steven Spielberg
1994 Pulp Fiction Quentin Tarantino
1995 Sense and Sensibility Ang Lee
1996 Trainspotting Danny Boyle
1997 L.A. Confidential Curtis Hanson
1998 Out of Sight Steven Soderbergh
1999 Three Kings David O. Russell


Year Winner Director(s)
2000 Almost Famous Cameron Crowe
2001 Mulholland Drive David Lynch
2002 The Pianist Roman Polanski
2003 Mystic River Clint Eastwood
2004 Sideways Alexander Payne
2005 Brokeback Mountain Ang Lee
2006 The Departed Martin Scorsese
2007 No Country for Old Men Ethan and Joel Coen
2008 Slumdog Millionaire
Danny Boyle
Andrew Stanton
2009 The Hurt Locker Kathryn Bigelow


Year Winner Director(s)
2010 The Social Network David Fincher
2011 The Artist Michel Hazanavicius
2012 Zero Dark Thirty Kathryn Bigelow
2013 12 Years a Slave Steve McQueen
2014 Boyhood Richard Linklater