Nominated for 12 Academy Awards, this powerful film from Steven Spielberg is based on the true story of a German World War II profiteer (Liam Neeson) who saved over a thousand of his Jewish workers from genocide. Schindler's List is a masterpiece. Winner of seven Oscars and three Golden Globes, including Best Picture, Director (Spielberg), and Writing. Both Neeson, in the title role of Oskar Schindler and Ralph Fiennes as a sadistic Nazi commander received Oscar and Golden Globe nominations. Costarring Oscar winner Ben Kingsley.