Best movies that are oscar winners in special visual effects category

2001: A Space Odyssey(1968)

Combined Rating:
Combined Critics Rating: 79

Humanity finds a mysterious, obviously artificial object buried beneath the Lunar surface and, with the intelligent computer H.A.L. 9000, sets off on a quest.


Combined Rating:
Combined Critics Rating: 58

James Bond heads to The Bahamas to recover two nuclear warheads stolen by SPECTRE agent Emilio Largo in an international extortion scheme.

Bedknobs and Broomsticks(1971)

Combined Rating:
Combined Critics Rating: 21

An apprentice witch, three kids and a cynical conman search for the missing component to a magic spell useful to the defense of Britain.

Tora! Tora! Tora!(1970)

Combined Rating:
Combined Critics Rating: 18

A series of mistakes made by the US Navy in the days leading up to the attack on Pearl Harbor prove disastrous when Japan strikes.

Fantastic Voyage(1966)

Combined Rating:
Combined Critics Rating: 19

A scientist is nearly assassinated. In order to save him, a submarine is shrunken to microscopic size and injected into his blood stream with a small crew. Problems arise almost as soon as they enter the bloodstream.

Doctor Dolittle(1967)

Combined Rating:
Combined Critics Rating: 15

After the animal communicating veterinarian goes too far for his clientèle, he and his friends escape their hometown to sea in search of the Great Pink Sea Snail.


Combined Rating:
Combined Critics Rating: 5

Three American astronauts are stranded in space when their retros won't fire. Can they be rescued before their oxygen runs out?