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Sky Movies Oscars: What’s on and how can I watch?

Sky Movies Oscars launches today in anticipation of the 88th Academy Awards ceremony that’s being broadcast live by Sky on February 28. 

To celebrate, Sky’s lined up an all-stat cast of movies for you to gorge yourselves on over the next few weeks – from today until March 6, Sky Movies Greats will be known as Sky Movies Oscars, home to over 140 movies, each one of them an Oscar winner. 

Related: How to watch the Oscars in the UK – Online and on TV and How can I watch Sky Movies?We’ve got the full line up of movies that are coming to Sky Movies Oscars below. While the great majority of them are available to watch as they’re broadcast and catch up on demand, you’ll only be able to watch some of the titles live and others will only be available on demand. 

If you spot any titles below that you don’t want to miss, be sure to set recordings on your set-top box, via either the Sky+, Virgin TV Anywhere or YouView apps. 

Sky Movies is available to add to Sky TV and Sky Q packages, Virgin Media TV subscriptions as well as BT TV and TalkTalk TV. If you don’t want to go down the pay TV route, you can also stream Sky Movies Oscars with a Now TV pass.  

As for us, we’ve hand-picked a few of our Sky Movies Oscars favourites in the video below. Let us know what you think and feel free to drop us your top five movies in the comments below. 

What films are available Sky Movies Oscars: Broadcast and on demand

  • 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
  • The Adventures of Robin Hood
  • All The President’s Men
  • Amadeus (1984)
  • American Beauty
  • American Sniper
  • Anna and the King of Siam
  • Apollo 13
  • As Good As It Gets
  • Babe
  • Batman (1989)
  • A Beautiful Mind
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • Birdman
  • Bonnie and Clyde
  • Born Free (1966)
  • Boyhood
  • Breakfast At Tiffany’s
  • Bridge Over The River Kwai
  • Brokeback Mountain
  • The Candidate
  • Chicago
  • Children Of A Lesser God
  • Cleopatra (1963)
  • Cocoon (1985)
  • Cold Mountain
  • The Country Girl
  • Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
  • The Departed
  • Doctor Dolittle (1967)
  • Dog Day Afternoon
  • E.T. The Extra Terrestrial
  • Flashdance
  • For Whom The Bell Tolls
  • Forrest Gump
  • Gladiator (2000)
  • The Godfather I and II
  • Goodfellas
  • The Grapes of Wrath
  • The Greatest Show on Earth
  • The Guns of Navarone
  • The High and the Mighty
  • How Green Was My Valley
  • The Hunt for the Red October
  • The Hustler
  • Inception
  • Interstellar
  • Juno
  • The King and I
  • Klute
  • The Lion King
  • Little Miss Sunshine
  • Lord of the Rings Trilogy
  • March of the Penguins
  • The Matrix
  • Midnight Cowboy
  • Midnight Express
  • Million Dollar Baby
  • Misery
  • Monster’s Ball
  • Moonstruck
  • Moulin Rouge!
  • Mrs. Doubtfire
  • No Country for Old Men
  • Oliver!
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975) 
  • Ordinary People
  • A Place in the Sun
  • Planet of the Apes (1968)
  • Platoon
  • Rain Man
  • Rocky
  • Roman Holiday
  • Rosemary’s Baby
  • Saving Private Ryan
  • Scent of a Woman
  • Selma
  • Shrek
  • Sideways
  • The Silence of the Lambs
  • A Streetcar Named Desire
  • The Ten Commandments
  • Thelma & Louise
  • The Theory of Everything
  • To Catch A Thief
  • The Untouchables
  • The Usual Suspects
  • West Side Story
  • Whiplash
  • Zorba The Greek

What films are available Sky Movies Oscars: Broadcast only

  • Anastasia (1956)
  • Arthur (1981)
  • Cool Hand Luke
  • The Exorcist
  • The Full Monty
  • Gandhi
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Jaws
  • Jerry Maguire (available on demand from March 1)
  • The Last King of Scotland
  • Lawrence of Arabia
  • Schindler’s List (available on demand from March 1)
  • Titanic (unavailable on demand from 29 February onwards)
  • Training Day

What films are available Sky Movies Oscars: On demand only

  • Bedknobs and Broomsticks
  • Big Hero 6
  • Broken Lance (unavailable on demand from 29 February onwards)
  • Champion 
  • Chinatown
  • Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe
  • City Slickers
  • Dangerous Liaisons (available on demand from March 1)
  • Days of Heaven
  • Fiddler on the Roof
  • Frozen
  • Ghost
  • The Grinch
  • High Noon
  • Holiday Inn
  • Hustle & Flow
  • Longest Day
  • Love Story (1970) 
  • Marie Antoinette
  • M.A.S.H.
  • Miracle on 34th Street (unavailable on demand from 29 February onwards)
  • The Muppets
  • An Officer and a Gentleman
  • Paperman
  • Pinocchio
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest
  • The Poseidon Adventure
  • Ratatouille
  • Reds
  • Robocop (1987)
  • Romeo and Juliet (1968)
  • Sabrina (1954)
  • Samson and Delilah
  • The Sea Inside
  • Sense and Sensibility
  • Some Like It Hot
  • Spider-Man 2
  • Star Wars Original Trilogy
  • Sunset Boulevard
  • Tarzan (1999)
  • Terms of Endearment (1983) (available on demand from March 1)
  • The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)
  • Top Gun
  • Tora! Tora! Tora!
  • Toy Story
  • Toy Story 3
  • Up
  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit?
  • Witness
  • Working Girl

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