As we prepare for another Academy Awards ceremony (and one in which a black-and-white silent movie might win Best Picture for the first time in decades), take a look back at some Oscar winners of yesteryear. We would like to thank the Academy‚ and Netflix for the instant streaming.

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Cinema and Japanese puppet theatre clash and burn in this middling experiment starring Josh Hartnett, Ron Perlman, Woody Harrelson and Demi Moore.

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Based on Frank Miller’s graphic novel, a film that explores the dark and miserable town of Basin City and tells the story of three different people, all caught up in violence and corruption with an all-star cast.

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This weekend brings us a comedy about cancer (50/50), pretty people in a spooky house (Dream House), an ode to Japanese puppet theater (Bunraku) and a tale about dealing with the coming apocalypse (Take Shelter).

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Jamie Lee Curtis returns as Laurie Strode in this clever, exciting and even somewhat satisfying non-final final chapter in the story of Michael Myers.

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