Feed Frenzy: Oscar Snubs and Surprises

The nominations are in, but who will end up going home with the golden statue?
3:00 | 01/17/14

Coming up in the next {{countdown}} {{countdownlbl}}

Coming up next:



Skip to this video now

Now Playing:


Related Extras
Related Videos
Video Transcript
Transcript for Feed Frenzy: Oscar Snubs and Surprises
The academy unveiled their oscar picks today and some surprises have hollywood humming. Judi dench carried "philomena" into a best picture nomination. AND leonardo DiCaprio scored a best actor nomination. Jonah hill bagging his second nomination for best supporting actor. And "american hustle" earned nominations in all four acting categories. Neither oscar darlings emma thompson nor tom hanks earned academy aclam this time around for "saving mr. Banks." Ewe can't imagine how excited I am to finally miss you. But hanks missed twice with the title role of best picture nominee "captain phillips." But those weren't the only snubs. Joaquin phoenix gave a powerful performance in "her." But not enough for a nom. And historical fiction drama "the butler" seemed like classic oscar bait. But forest whitaker and oprah winfrey both left out in the cold. So what is a neglected thespian to do? It may depend on gender. Sandra bullock, the biggest percentage of past female oscar winners who played a ro manhattaning role to get his man. Guys follow a different tack. The biggest percentage play ed historical characters for men. May the best man win.

This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate.

{"duration":"3:00","description":"The nominations are in, but who will end up going home with the golden statue?","mediaType":"default","section":"ABCNews/Nightline","id":"21568462","title":"Feed Frenzy: Oscar Snubs and Surprises","url":"/Nightline/video/feed-frenzy-oscar-snubs-surprises-21568462"}