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Best Visual Effects

'Oscar for Best Visual Effects' was introduced in the year 1939. Initially, this award was known as the 'Award for Best Special Effects'. Later on, in the award ceremony of 1963, it was divided and two separate categories were created i.e. 'Best Special Visual Effects' and 'Best Sound Effects'. From 1972 onwards, the Academy stopped giving awards for Visual Effects and instead gave 'Special Achievement Awards'. In 1996, the category was again renamed, this time as 'Best Visual Effects'.
 
Best Visual effects Oscar is given to the films in which the effects artists have created something new and extraordinary. This sort of effect arises out of the superior level of intelligence of the artist. Oscar is the perfect podium of honoring such talented people of the industry. Here, we have a provided a list of the winning movies in the category of 'Academy Awardfor Best Visual Effects'.
 
Oscar Award for Best Visual Effects
 
Year
Film
2009
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
2008
The Golden Compass
2007
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
2006
King Kong
2005
Spider-Man 2
2004
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
2003
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
2002
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
2001
Gladiator
2000
The Matrix
1999
What Dreams May Come
1998
Titanic
1997
Independence Day
1996
Babe
1995
Forrest Gump
1994
Jurassic Park
1993
Death Becomes Her
1992
Terminator 2: Judgment Day
1991
Total Recall

  
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