May I have the envelope, please?

The 85th Academy Awards aired on February 24th. The nominees this year, unsurprisingly, included many films that started out as books.

Nominees for Best Picture in TBP’s collection include:

Argo DB 75534 (The Oscar winner for Best Picture!!)

Les Miserables DB 35363

Life of Pi DB 54950

Lincoln (which was based on the book Team of Rivals) DB 61162

Other movies nominated for Best Picture include:


Beasts of the Southern Wild

Django Unchained

Zero Dark Thirty

Silver Linings Playbook was also based on a book, but that title is not in our collection.