Post in here, movies which in your opinion deserved an Oscar, but was denied it by the Academy. And tell us why you think it deserved an Oscar as well. One movie per post.
Laagan. is the best movie. This was denied because its foreign movie. This was against english people. There were some little mistake done by director.
Ok, here's a few selections - Shawshank Redemption for Best Picture, Cinematography, Best Actor and Directing, Sin City best Actor in a Supporting Role (Mickey Rourke), Best Special Effects, Original Screenplay, 300 - best Special effects.
Difficult to chose just one..."Billy Jack"...back in the day...because of its' message. I think it is an important one for these times. Let's have peace and now...and start getting along better...before someone has to start kicking serious butt around here!
Goodfellas, definitely. I know you won't disagree, Fiery. That should have been Scorsese's first Best Picture/Director award.
i only disagree to the point that it shouldn't have been his first best directing Oscar - Taxi Driver should have been his first Oscar. then followed by Raging Bull, then Goodfellas, then Casino. Ha!
I think Martin Scorsese's best movies is Raging Bull.
It should have won Best Picture of 1980.
by Steven Escareno5 years ago
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by fierycj7 years ago
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by badcompany997 years ago
Was reading the best vampire topic and it made me look at it again and well it just wasn't the same. For me I need a Movie that really gets inside my head and makes me relate to the Movie.I have 2 favs, Peggy Sue Got...
by mistywild6 years ago
I'd say too many to choose, but I'm sticking with Blow.
by Michael245 years ago
Through out the entire history of the Oscars there has been the question of the least deserving best picture. For me personally it has to be Gladiator.
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