Yesterday, we saw "The Lone Ranger
" and "Jackass Presents Bad Grandpa
" become inductees into the hallowed fraternity of Academy Awards nominees. Please note that "The Lone Ranger
" is most famous for being the movie that Disney openly claims cost them almost $200 million and that "Bad Grandpa" could have also secured a Supporting Actor nomination for the prosthetic old-man body part that is frequently showcased (and ogled at) in the movie.
It got us thinking about other movies that time forgot but who can claim that honorary distinction -- movies you would never, ever imagine were actually nominated for an Academy Award (and what's more -- some of them won
So take a drunken stumble down memory lane, because all of these movies were indeed nominated for Academy Awards, whether you wanted them to be or not.