2012’s Biggest Oscar Snubs

19 Feb

This wonderful masterpiece of a film deserved a nomination in the Best Directing category for Nicolas Winding Refn, as well as one for Ryan Gosling whose amazing performance of a silent guy driven to violence by some gangsters has sent shivers down our spine. Drive got a nomination for sound editing, but that’s clearly not enough.

Michael Fassbender:
For playing a sex addict who not only shows us his body (all of it!) but also his soul, Michael Fassbender would have deserved a nomination. Rumors claim that the film was to ‘visual’ for the Academy’s taste. What a… SHAME.

The Adventures of TinTin:
We don’t really get why this film has not spot in the list of  ‘Animated Feature Film’-Nominees. It just doesn’t make any sense. If anyone has an explanation for this, please enlighten us.

2 Responses to “2012’s Biggest Oscar Snubs”

  1. Trey Taylor February 19, 2012 at 5:04 pm #

    I couldn’t agree more with your complete list,especially as it pertains to Drive! Nicholas Wending Refn and Ryan Gosling outdid themselves with that gem of a film.

    • bearnerdette February 22, 2012 at 11:04 pm #

      Drive was such a positive surprise. Definitley one of the most inspiring movies of the past 12 months.

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