12 Movies that were surprisingly snubbed at the 2024 Oscars

By Editorji News Desk
Published on | Jan 24, 2024

BlackBerry

This critically acclaimed and hilarious biography documents the rise and fall of the titular smartphone company.

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Cassandro

This heartwarming biography documents the life of gay wrestling icon Saúl Armendáriz, known more widely by his on-stage persona "Cassandro".

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Air

Directed by, and co-starring, Ben Affleck, this film documents how Sonny Vaccaro helped Nike court basketball legend Michael Jordan.

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Saltburn

Directed by Academy Award-winning director Emerald Fennell, this hilarious and raunchy drama thriller was also nominated for 5 BAFTA awards.

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The Killer

This David Fincher-directed action movie depicting an assassin slowly losing his mind, was awarded a Venice Film Festival Award for Best Soundtrack.

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Fair Play

This Chloe Domont-directed mystery thriller earned major applause at the 2023 Sundance Film Festival.

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Ferrari

The critically acclaimed Michael Mann-directed biographical drama was nominated for a BAFTA Award, and also won an NBR Award for Top Films of 2023.

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Asteroid City

The Wes Anderson-directed romantic comedy divided critics, but in spite of being deemed technically impressive, was ultimately snubbed by the Academy.

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Memory

This Michel Franco-directed drama won Peter Sarsgaard Best Actor at the 2023 Venice Film Festival.

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Priscilla

The Sofia Coppola-directed biography about '70s rocker Elvis Presley's wife, won Cailee Spaeny a Best Actress award at the 2023 Venice Film Festival.

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The Burial

Inspired by true events, the Maggie Betts directorial is speculated to have been snubbed because of allegations leveled against star Jamie Foxx.

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Origin

The Ava DuVernay-directed historical drama earned widespread critical acclaim, but had its theatrical released pushed back because of all the strikes

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