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The Most Egregious 2013 Oscar Snubs

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The most egregious 2013 Oscar snubs include those movies and individuals overlooked by the Academy. In other words, despite being an outstanding film, a phenomenal actor who delivered an incredibly memorable performance or a director who went above and beyond, the films and people on this list failed to garner an Academy Award nomination in a key category (or in multiple categories). Which snub is the worst? You decide, with your votes. See a movie or person you feel was overlooked? Vote them up, by all means, and feel free to sound off in the comments about your choice(s). Also, if you notice that a particular Oscar 2013 snub isn't listed, definitely add it to the list.

No list of Oscar snubs 2013 would be complete without several very notable directors who didn't make the cut. Among them: Ben Affleck, widely considered an Academy Award favorite for his directing of 'Argo,' and Kathryn Bigelow, who directed 'Zero Dark Thirty.' In March of 2010, Bigelow became the first woman ever to win an Oscar for Best Director for 'The Hurt Locker.' Other notable directors left off the 2013 Academy Awards nominations included Quentin Tarantino ('Django Unchained') and Tom Hooper ('Les Miserables').

As for the Best Picture Oscar nominees in 2013, several major motion pictures failed to garner a nomination in this esteemed category, including 'The Master,' 'Skyfall,' 'The Dark Knight Rises' and 'Moonrise Kingdom.' Everyone has a favorite, but not everyone saw their favorite get nominated. Which snub is the worst? Again, that's up to you to decide with your votes.

Oscar snubs are nothing new. Need proof? Just look at this list of the most egregious 2012 Oscar snubs. Just because it's bound to happen doesn't mean we can't complain about it, though, and that's precisely why this list was created.
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    Ben Affleck proved his worth as a top notch Hollywood director with his work on 'Argo.' While ... more
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    'Skyfall' was one of the most successful films at the box office in 2012 ($1 billion and ... more
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    'Django Unchained' director Quentin Tarantino is no stranger to Oscar nominations, but with ... more
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    Actor John Goodman's resume is extraordinary. He always gives incredibly brilliant ...
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    Did 'The Dark Knight Rises' really have a shot at winning a Best Picture Academy Award in ... more
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    Leonardo DiCaprio's performance as evil plantation owner Calvin Candie in 'Django Unchained' ... more
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    While Kathryn Bigelow's 'Zero Dark Thirty' did receive a Best Picture Academy Award nomination ... more
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    Wes Anderson's 'Moonrise Kingdom' boasted one of the best ensemble casts of any film in 2012, ... more
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    The Paul Thomas Anderson drama 'The Master' earned nominations for three of it's stars ...
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    John Hawkes' performance in the 2012 drama 'The Sessions' garnered heavy praise from critics, ... more
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    A nna Karenina was not the best movie but Keira Knightley acted great in the movie.
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    Marion Cotillard is no stranger to the Academy Awards, having won a Best Actress Oscar for 'Le ... more
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    For The Best Exotic Exotic Marigold Hotel
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    Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
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    Life Of Pi
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    The Perks Of Being A Wallflower
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    The Impossible Supporting Actor!
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    Les Miserables
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    Samuel L. Jackson was also snubbed in 2013, missing out on a Best Supporting Actor nomination ... more
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    Who knew Eddie Redmayne could even sing? Everyone does now, thanks to his great work as Marius ... more
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    Tom Hooper was overlooked in the Best Director Oscar category in 2012, despite the fact that ... more
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    Surprised this one didn't get a Best Picture Oscar nomination.
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    Looper should have at least got a ...
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    McConaughey should have gotten a Best Actor nomination for 'Killer Joe.'
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    For his incredible performance in the highly underrated 'Killing Them ... more
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    Jamie Foxx missed out on a Best Actor Academy Award nomination in 2013 for 'Django Unchained,' ... more
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    Wrote "100 Black Coffins" for Django Unchained.
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    Okay, so maybe Nicole Kidman's performance in 'The Paperboy' wasn't her greatest work, but ... more
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