Oscar's worst misses?
Oscar's all-time biggest snubs
Every year it's one of the hottest Oscar topics: Who was snubbed?
This year's discussion has focused on the Best Director category -- where Ben Affleck, Kathryn Bigelow and Quentin Tarantino were all left out -- but historically the conversation skews more towards actors.
We've rounded up 25 iconic performances snubbed by Oscar voters to prove that winning an Oscar may be a great honor, but delivering a performance that stands the test of time is an even greater reward.
-- Geoff Berkshire, Zap2it