Showdown

Robbed!

Best Oscar-nominated films that lost

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Pity the poor fools who have to vote in the Academy, for we are once again about to unleash our judgment upon their judging. Rank your 10 Best Picture Losers—those Oscar-nominated films that were robbed at the podium, whether trends or politics or vote-splitting or just plain stupidity got in their way. No trophy for them on the night, but now’s their chance for a Showdown statuette!

Most mentioned

  • Pulp Fiction
  • GoodFellas
  • Brokeback Mountain
  • The Social Network
  • Fargo
  • Citizen Kane
  • Saving Private Ryan
  • Star Wars
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Taxi Driver
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Apocalypse Now
  • La La Land
  • There Will Be Blood
  • The Shawshank Redemption
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  • Inception
  • Raging Bull
  • Black Swan

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Gabriel Jewett 10 films

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jackkyser 18 films

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Florin Scanlon 15 films

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Christian Doig 10 films

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Will Bower 10 films

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Kyle Bailey 10 films

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John Hensler 10 films

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SailorRipley21 10 films