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119. Jessica Tandy scolded the Academy ONSTAGE
for snubbing "The Price of Tides". If I remember correctly she said something like "Shame on you for ignoring this womens beautiful work. Shame"
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  -What are the WORST Oscar winners, nominations, and snubs ever... battleknight24  Jan-31-06 03:31 PM   #0 
  - Snubs  ronnykmarshall   Jan-31-06 03:34 PM   #1 
  - Ron Jeremy  jberryhill   Jan-31-06 04:40 PM   #14 
  - He's been in more women too...  edbermac   Jan-31-06 05:07 PM   #23 
  - Dances With Wolves...  mikeargo   Jan-31-06 06:27 PM   #48 
  - I agree 100%.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-31-06 07:51 PM   #81 
  - I agree with Madonna for "Evita"  LostinVA   Jan-31-06 08:48 PM   #88 
     - yes  barb162   Jan-31-06 11:53 PM   #105 
  - Julia Roberts for "Erin Brockavich"  terrya   Jan-31-06 03:34 PM   #2 
  - This get's my vote too  eggman67   Jan-31-06 05:24 PM   #31 
  - I agree  VancSouthpaw   Jan-31-06 10:24 PM   #99 
  - add me to this list, Ellen Burstyn was by far the best  Wetzelbill   Feb-01-06 03:18 AM   #112 
  - I am glad someone else thinks this too  RubyDuby in GA   Feb-01-06 04:20 PM   #138 
  - John Wayne NEVER should have gotten an oscar  Scout   Jan-31-06 03:36 PM   #3 
  - John Wayne was good in Stagecoach.  Bridget Burke   Jan-31-06 03:45 PM   #4 
  - He was good in The Searchers too n/t  Tyrone Slothrop   Jan-31-06 04:03 PM   #5 
  - He was good in The Searchers. Very disturbing character. nt  jobycom   Jan-31-06 05:42 PM   #39 
     - Oscar for his last role was deserved: The Shootist.  faygokid   Jan-31-06 06:47 PM   #57 
        - That's who George W is pretending to be, you know.  jobycom   Jan-31-06 07:07 PM   #68 
  - I liked him in "North to Alaska"  barb162   Jan-31-06 11:36 PM   #101 
  - OMG SCOTT THANK YOU  Skittles   Jan-31-06 04:56 PM   #18 
  - John Wayne played the same character all through his career--  GrumpyGreg   Jan-31-06 05:32 PM   #33 
     - exactly  Scout   Feb-01-06 08:48 AM   #117 
        - God,I needed that good laugh today---thanks !!!!  GrumpyGreg   Feb-01-06 12:39 PM   #132 
  - I'm gonna disagree with part of your initial argument  Tyrone Slothrop   Jan-31-06 04:08 PM   #6 
  - We may disagree on whether Memento or Gosford Park was better...  battleknight24   Feb-01-06 01:37 AM   #106 
  - Worst "best picture" IMO...  Archae   Jan-31-06 04:12 PM   #7 
  - I agree with you. "Network" should have won Best Picture that year.  terrya   Jan-31-06 04:15 PM   #9 
  - Ellen Burstyn was ROBBED in 2001 - she should have won  LynneSin   Jan-31-06 04:13 PM   #8 
  - I'll second that.  primate1   Jan-31-06 04:57 PM   #19 
  - Third  LostinVA   Jan-31-06 08:49 PM   #89 
  - Exactly what I was going to say.  Demo_god   Jan-31-06 05:07 PM   #24 
     - I thought Requiem was such a hard movie to watch  Divameow77   Feb-01-06 11:32 AM   #121 
     - Oops, dupe  Divameow77   Feb-01-06 11:32 AM   #122 
  - Forrest Gump winning best picture in 1994  bigwillq   Jan-31-06 04:18 PM   #10 
  - I had a hard time with Forrest winning over Shawshank and Pulp Fiction  Rowdyboy   Jan-31-06 04:21 PM   #12 
  - Samuel L. Jackson should have got it for "Pulp Fiction".  maveric   Feb-02-06 06:35 PM   #144 
  - Good to know I'm not the only one who feels this way...  cynatnite   Jan-31-06 05:33 PM   #35 
  - Shawshank may be  bigwillq   Jan-31-06 05:43 PM   #40 
  - It's in my top ten  cynatnite   Jan-31-06 05:45 PM   #41 
     - yeah, titanic didn't deserve to win.  bigwillq   Jan-31-06 05:49 PM   #42 
  - You're not -- I dislike that movie very much  LostinVA   Jan-31-06 08:50 PM   #90 
  - I never understood how Gump won  barb162   Jan-31-06 11:50 PM   #103 
  - IMHO "The Color Purple" was treated shamefully.....  Rowdyboy   Jan-31-06 04:19 PM   #11 
  - Whoopie deserved the Oscar...  bleedingheart   Jan-31-06 07:34 PM   #78 
  - I agree ....  ronnykmarshall   Jan-31-06 07:55 PM   #82 
  - A few:  Starbucks Anarchist   Jan-31-06 04:26 PM   #13 
  - Saving Private Ryan.  djeseru   Jan-31-06 04:42 PM   #15 
  - i didn't think either one deserved best picture that year  fishwax   Jan-31-06 05:23 PM   #30 
  - And how did Gwynneth Paltrow in "Shakespeare in Love"  smirkymonkey   Jan-31-06 06:55 PM   #64 
     - Because "Elizabeth" basically sucked  LostinVA   Jan-31-06 08:52 PM   #91 
     - I have always felt that way too  Divameow77   Feb-01-06 11:35 AM   #124 
     - She did win last year for Supporting Actress, but she still beat  RubyDuby in GA   Feb-01-06 04:28 PM   #140 
     - There! That is it! I will hold this against the Academy until the day I  RubyDuby in GA   Feb-01-06 04:23 PM   #139 
  - Don't forget Braveheart as Best Picture.  CBHagman   Jan-31-06 04:50 PM   #16 
  - I didn't get the hype over Braveheart  bigwillq   Jan-31-06 04:59 PM   #20 
  - I'm generally a sucker for historical dramas, too.  CBHagman   Jan-31-06 05:18 PM   #27 
     - And, the battle of Stirling Bridge without the bridge  LostinVA   Jan-31-06 08:54 PM   #93 
        - Glad you're still with us!  CBHagman   Jan-31-06 09:11 PM   #96 
  - Ron Howard is a good director, IMO.  cynatnite   Jan-31-06 05:54 PM   #43 
  - Probably the weakest Best Picture ever, but it was a bad year for film.  jobycom   Jan-31-06 06:03 PM   #45 
  - My two faves  bigwillq   Jan-31-06 06:22 PM   #47 
     - Eh, not bad. Not great though.  jobycom   Jan-31-06 06:50 PM   #60 
        - I've watched Leaving Las Vegas  bigwillq   Jan-31-06 06:59 PM   #65 
           - Well, then, for you  jobycom   Jan-31-06 07:48 PM   #80 
  - Several of the actor you mentioned  ronnykmarshall   Jan-31-06 08:00 PM   #85 
  - I agree, I though Sense and Sensibility was way better  barb162   Jan-31-06 11:52 PM   #104 
  - George Burns winning over Brad Douriff as Billy in Cuckoo's Nest  Skittles   Jan-31-06 04:55 PM   #17 
  - Snub: Do the Right Thing  MissMillie   Jan-31-06 05:04 PM   #21 
  - Russ Meyer was never nominated...  edbermac   Jan-31-06 05:05 PM   #22 
  - ..but John Waters did mention "Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill" on the Oscars  bob_weaver   Jan-31-06 06:53 PM   #62 
  - "All the President's Men" losing to ROCKY!!!  BurgherHoldtheLies   Jan-31-06 05:10 PM   #25 
  - I've been snubbed once too often by the academy  HEyHEY   Jan-31-06 05:11 PM   #26 
  - I thought "The English Patient" was a thoroughly boring film, yet it won.  bob_weaver   Jan-31-06 06:54 PM   #63 
     - Boring?!? A horrendous bad dream. Elaine (Seinfeld) was right.  faygokid   Feb-02-06 06:20 PM   #141 
  - Titanic....UGh!  lionesspriyanka   Jan-31-06 05:19 PM   #28 
  - You beat me to it--what an awful movie---I laughed when I  GrumpyGreg   Jan-31-06 05:30 PM   #32 
  - you mean the steamy windows?  bettyellen   Feb-01-06 02:32 AM   #108 
     - Yep and the time the girl went down to rescue the young guy  GrumpyGreg   Feb-01-06 12:37 PM   #131 
  - I'm still surprised it was nominated...  cynatnite   Jan-31-06 05:35 PM   #37 
  - When did all the Titanic bashing begin?  jobycom   Jan-31-06 06:21 PM   #46 
     - Disband the Oscars????  bigwillq   Jan-31-06 06:28 PM   #49 
     - I hated Titanic before it was cool to hate it  cynatnite   Jan-31-06 06:30 PM   #50 
     - NO joke! It stunk out loud & was the end of Leo's career, imo.  elehhhhna   Jan-31-06 06:34 PM   #52 
     - Leo was good in  bigwillq   Jan-31-06 07:04 PM   #67 
     - End of Leo's career?  jobycom   Jan-31-06 07:45 PM   #79 
        - I know. He has, however, failed to fulfill his promise as an actor.  elehhhhna   Feb-01-06 08:00 AM   #114 
     - I like it ...  ronnykmarshall   Jan-31-06 07:57 PM   #84 
     - Me, too, but it could have been better  jobycom   Feb-01-06 11:34 AM   #123 
     - Worst movie: Titanic  uppityperson   Feb-02-06 06:32 PM   #142 
     - while i was watching it, god the whole audience heckled.....  bettyellen   Feb-01-06 02:35 AM   #109 
  - Kramer vs. Kramer getting Best Picture over Apocalypse Now  fishwax   Jan-31-06 05:19 PM   #29 
  - Worst snub of all time: The Color Purple n/t  cynatnite   Jan-31-06 05:32 PM   #34 
  - Got Shutout 0-11..the NEXT year Spielberg  GalleryGod   Jan-31-06 05:35 PM   #36 
     - Oh and BTW...any other nominee for Best Picture was more worthy  GalleryGod   Jan-31-06 05:37 PM   #38 
  - Zentropa not even being nominated  u4ic   Jan-31-06 05:56 PM   #44 
  - Orson Welles--  Arkham House   Jan-31-06 06:34 PM   #51 
  - Worst editing job ever to win the "Best editing" Oscar: "The Last Emperor"  bob_weaver   Jan-31-06 06:43 PM   #53 
  - Worst sound quality ever to win the "Best Sound" Oscar: "Seabiscuit"  bob_weaver   Jan-31-06 06:44 PM   #54 
  - .  bob_weaver   Jan-31-06 06:45 PM   #55 
  - "Contact" was a far superior film to "Titanic" but wasn't even nominated.  bob_weaver   Jan-31-06 06:46 PM   #56 
  - Biggest acting snub: Brenda Blethyn not winning for "Secrets and Lies"  bob_weaver   Jan-31-06 06:48 PM   #58 
  - "Shwweeeeet'eart!  PassingFair   Jan-31-06 08:54 PM   #92 
  - Most deserving winner of the past 20 years: Martin Landau in "Ed Wood"  bob_weaver   Jan-31-06 06:49 PM   #59 
  - "Most deserving" is an awfully bold claim  jobycom   Jan-31-06 07:10 PM   #69 
     - I actually was hoping Alec Baldwin would play the part of Ed Wood, because  bob_weaver   Jan-31-06 07:26 PM   #74 
  - Beatrice Straight for best  calico1   Jan-31-06 06:53 PM   #61 
  - I have to disagree.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-31-06 08:04 PM   #86 
  - Brad Pitt gave a superb performance in "Seven Years in Tibet" but he was..  bob_weaver   Jan-31-06 07:03 PM   #66 
  - Ralph Fiennes losing out to Tommy Lee Jones  Montauk6   Jan-31-06 07:10 PM   #70 
  - Marisa Tomei for "My Cousin Vinny"  sundog   Jan-31-06 07:13 PM   #71 
  - I thought Tomei was great  bigwillq   Jan-31-06 07:20 PM   #72 
  - I thought it was Oscar worthy.  jobycom   Jan-31-06 07:31 PM   #75 
  - this is often true  sundog   Jan-31-06 09:14 PM   #98 
  - she should have won for "In the Bedroom" instead  sundog   Jan-31-06 07:34 PM   #77 
  - Marisa took a lot of shit for that.  ronnykmarshall   Jan-31-06 08:07 PM   #87 
     - i think i think she should have won for "In the Bedroom" because  sundog   Jan-31-06 09:13 PM   #97 
  - Going by taste alone, The Return of the King was the worst Oscar ever.  jobycom   Jan-31-06 07:25 PM   #73 
  - Well, I love the movies, but...  cynatnite   Jan-31-06 07:31 PM   #76 
  - I would have put several films over it.  jobycom   Jan-31-06 07:55 PM   #83 
  - Well, your last sentence is spot on anyway!  Puglover   Feb-01-06 09:53 AM   #120 
  - HEY!!!!!  jobycom   Feb-01-06 11:45 AM   #127 
  - Thank you!  Lilith Velkor   Feb-02-06 08:36 PM   #145 
  - Worst snub ever? Few noms, no awards for "25th Hour."  BlueIris   Jan-31-06 08:58 PM   #94 
  - Hands Down: Julia Roberts Over Ellen Burstyn in 2001  Merrick   Jan-31-06 09:00 PM   #95 
  - ....  calico1   Feb-01-06 08:08 AM   #115 
  - Edward Norton not getting nominated this year for  barb162   Jan-31-06 11:35 PM   #100 
  - Charlton Heston in Ben Hur  barb162   Jan-31-06 11:49 PM   #102 
  - I'm not sure  6000eliot   Feb-01-06 02:18 AM   #107 
  - Memento was nominated for best original screenplay because...  battleknight24   Feb-01-06 04:11 PM   #134 
     - I bow to your superior knowledge  6000eliot   Feb-01-06 04:19 PM   #137 
  - I disliked Gosford park AND Memento  Bombtrack   Feb-01-06 02:39 AM   #110 
  - Memento won 15 major awards for best original screenplay...  battleknight24   Feb-01-06 04:13 PM   #135 
  - This may sound odd  XemaSab   Feb-01-06 03:05 AM   #111 
  - Adrien Brody should have never beat out Daniel Day-Lewis  Wetzelbill   Feb-01-06 03:22 AM   #113 
  - Greatest Show on Earth beat High Noon for best picture  notmypresident   Feb-01-06 08:31 AM   #116 
  - Geena Davis over Joan Cusack (Working Girl) for Supporting Actress  DelawareValleyDem   Feb-01-06 09:44 AM   #118 
  - I think Working Girl  Divameow77   Feb-01-06 11:44 AM   #126 
  - Jessica Tandy scolded the Academy ONSTAGE  Puglover   Feb-01-06 09:51 AM   #119 
  - How about this year? No "Walk The Line" best picture nom!  EOO   Feb-01-06 11:39 AM   #125 
  - I can't believe that!  Divameow77   Feb-01-06 11:47 AM   #128 
     - Yup, I dont even know why I bother with the Oscars sometimes.  EOO   Feb-01-06 04:18 PM   #136 
  - Worst Choices in my opinion  jrandom421   Feb-01-06 12:17 PM   #129 
  - 1995 was actually a good year for movies  CBHagman   Feb-01-06 12:37 PM   #130 
     - I agree, but...  jrandom421   Feb-01-06 01:21 PM   #133 
  - Russell Crowe for "Gladiator" and not for "A Beautiful Mind"  maveric   Feb-02-06 06:33 PM   #143 
  - Peter O'Toole never won.  QuestionAll   Feb-02-06 08:40 PM   #146 
 

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