29 Anonymous In: Question-Answer What is the only horror movie to win the Academy Award for Best Picture? 29 What is the only horror movie to win the Academy Award for Best Picture? 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent Random Best Answer Goto 2021-10-25T09:17:58+00:00Added an answer on October 25, 2021 at 9:17 am The correct answer is: The silence of the Lambs “The Silence of the Lambs”didn’t just win Best Picture. It also took home the Oscars for Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, and Best Adapted Screenplay — the extremely rare “Big Five” that only two other movies have also won: “It Happened One Night”and “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.”To this day, no other horror flick has won the big one. 6 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerLeave an answerCancel reply Featured image Select file Browse Click on image to update the captcha. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.