From Get Out to Goodfellas: 10 of the best films that didn’t win best picture Oscar

From Get Out to Goodfellas: 10 of the best films that didn’t win best picture Oscar

The Guardian

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Orson Welles’s classic, Sofia Coppola’s platonic meet-cute and Ang Lee’s cowboy masterpiece – here are the greatest losers in Hollywood

This is it – the key moment in the great narrative of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences getting it wrong. Welles’s Citizen Kane lost out to … what was it again? It was How Green Was My Valley, a stirring family drama set in the valleys of south Wales. Strong, sturdy stuff – but a horse-and-buggy compared to Welles’s supersonic rocket ship.

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