Oscar snubs then and now

Ever since Ben Affleck's Oscar snub heard round the (movie) world, the director's CIA thriller "Argo" has been racking up the awards. It's won best picture, best director -- or both -- at this year's Golden Globes, Screen Actors Guild Awards, the British version of the Oscars and more. Wthout even a nomination, the Academy Award for best director will elude Affleck this time out. (<a href='http://edition.cnn.com/interactive/2013/02/entertainment/oscar-ballot/index.html' target='_blank'>Feel free to cast your vote on our ballot, BTW</a>). He's just the most recent example of when the academy can get things wrong. Here are some other picks of famous Oscar snubs:

Ever since Ben Affleck's Oscar snub heard round the (movie) world, the director's CIA thriller "Argo" has been racking up the awards. It's won best picture, best director -- or both -- at this year's Golden Globes, Screen Actors Guild Awards, the British version of the Oscars and more. Wthout even a nomination, the Academy Award for best director will elude Affleck this time out. (Feel free to cast your vote on our ballot, BTW). He's just the most recent example of when the academy can get things wrong. Here are some other picks of famous Oscar snubs: