14 films Leonardo DiCaprio, for which he was not given the "Oscar"
One of the most talented actors in Hollywood celebrated its 40th anniversary without the coveted gold statuette on a shelf.
"What's Eating Gilbert Grape" (1993)
His first major film credits earned DiCaprio is nominated for "Oscar" for Best Supporting Actor. Having played in a duet with a young Johnny Depp, 19-year-old Leo was cast not only experience, but also a direct way to the heights of Hollywood. The picture of the family ordeal Grape from a small provincial town has affected nearly all the social problems of the time. DiCaprio brilliantly played 18-year-old Arnie - a mentally handicapped guy who, according to doctors, could die at any moment. "Oscar," Leo, however, has not received, but American critics unanimously recognized his "discovery of the year".
"Romeo + Juliet" (1996)
One of the most striking films 90, the interpretation of Shakespeare's play directed by Baz Luhrmann received only one nomination for "Oscar" - and the work of the art director. But beautiful and passionate duo DiCaprio and Claire Danes few people are left untouched, and the film became more than successful at the box office. Romeo monologue by DiCaprio at the tomb of Juliet was so good that Claire Danes almost cried in the frame and ruined the scene. When the director said! "Taken," Danes kissed his hand DiCaprio and said: "Do not make me cry. I'm supposed to coma! ". By the way, originally auditioned for the role of Juliet, Kate Winslet, but was firmly rejected by Luhrmann. A year later, she still played with Leo - in "Titanic" movie, which became a finest hour for both of them.
The history of the legendary wreck of the ship, embodied the genius director James Cameron, was not only the main cultural event of the year, but the record of hire. The movie became the highest grossing film in the history of cinema, and held the title for 12 years - until it was beaten by "Avatar," the same Cameron. "Titanic" was nominated for 14 nominations "Oscar" and received 11 of them, becoming, among other things, the best film of the year.
But what about Leo? The actor, whose character has broken the hearts of millions of women throughout the world, once again flew past the bonuses. Kinoakademiki not nominated Leo in the category "Best Actor". In protest, more than 200 fans of the actor turned to the Academy with the claims, and the DiCaprio refused to attend the ceremony.
However, he did not remain at a loss. That role in "Titanic" put him in the ranks of the highest paid actors in Hollywood. Also in 1997, Leo has been included in the list of 50 most beautiful people in the world by People Magazine.
"Catch Me If You Can" (2002)
The year 2002 was for Leonardo fruitful for the outstanding role. Crime comedy Steven Spielberg's "Catch Me If You Can," DiCaprio earned a nomination for the "Golden Globe", but was again ignored kinoakademikami. Actor played Frank Abagnale - charming prohindeev, which in the 60s was known for his bold and ingenious financial fraud. Leo on the set site worked alongside Tom Hanks, who got no easy role of an agent who has caught the same hero DiCaprio.
"Gangs of New York" (2002)
In the epic tape of Martin Scorsese, show details of the bloody clashes Native American gangs of immigrants, had every chance of success. Large-scale plot, historical background, entertainment gangster thriller and an impressive acting work brought the film 10 nominations for "Oscar". As a result, the "Gang" has not received any statues!
"The Aviator" (2004)
Martin Scorsese picture of one of the most eccentric characters in the era of the formation and flourishing Hollywood millionaire, inventor and film producer Howard Hughes was simply doomed to success.
DiCaprio brilliantly embodied the image of a brilliant madman, with equal ease build airplanes, shoot the film and had an affair with the most beautiful film star of his time.
The tragic story of success and loneliness touched the hearts of stone kinoakademikov: the film has received eleven nominations on "Oscar" and eventually won five of them. Guess who was back in flight? That's right, Leo! Golden statuette for Best Actor, he had not got.
"The Departed" (2006)
Newly Scorsese as a director, and again DiCaprio in the title role. By the way, for his first "Oscar" the famous Martin Scorsese was no less long and difficult than Leo. Crime thriller "The Departed" finally brought the director the coveted award.
In addition, the tape was the best film of the year. DiCaprio is again left out in the cold: a nomination for the "Oscar" for Best Actor was his partner on the set site Mark Wahlberg. Leo is again satisfied "Golden Globe".
"Blood Diamond" (2006)
The film is about a young smuggler Danny Archer, a business of search and marketing of diamonds during the civil war in Sierra Leone in 1999, DiCaprio brought another nomination for the "Golden Globe" and "Oscar". None statuette for the film, however, he has not got.
"Revolutionary Road" (2008)
Fans of "Titanic" exulted: Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet met again on the set of one site! Actors played the spouses, painfully experiencing a family crisis. A novel by Richard Yates put an end not only to the next dream Leo on "Oscar" (although the picture has received three nominations), but also on marriage Winslet: after this film the actress separated from her husband (and in combination - the director "Revolutionary Road") and Sam Mendes.
"Shutter Island" (2010)
DiCaprio is once again working on the set of Martin Scorsese, this time - the psychological thriller "Shutter Island", the film adaptation of the novel by Dennis Lehane. Leo played US Marshal Teddy Daniels, who is sent to Eshkliffskuyu hospital for the criminally insane on Shutter Island to investigate the disappearance of one of the patients. The film was well received by critics, the fans celebrated a brilliant game DiCaprio. But, on "Oscar" film was not nominated.
An impressive science fiction film by Christopher Nolan on the genius of industrial espionage, penetrating into consciousness by means of dreams, received 8 nominations for "Oscar" and 4 gold statues. Leo, who played the main character - a single one.
"Django Unchained" (2012)
Even before reaching the screen spaghetti western Quentin Tarantino, many critics have made it into the lists of the best films of the year. Ironic "tarantinovsky" style and a brilliant cast of the film secured five nominations on "Oscar", but the role of cruel slaver Calvin Candy has not brought DiCaprio coveted award.
"The Great Gatsby" (2013)
Adaptation of the novel of American literature classic F. Scott Fitzgerald was the most anticipated picture of last year. Out on the screens, the film has created a real boom in the era of jazz. Zapestril Hollywood party in the style of 20-ies, and DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Carey Mulligan were the most mentioned in the media actors. However, kinoakademiki met another brainchild of director Baz Luhrmann's more than cool.
"The Wolf of Wall Street" (2013)
Another hope DiCaprio on "Oscar" - a nomination for Best Actor. A black comedy by Martin Scorsese nominated including best film of the year.
At the heart of the film are the same name memoirs of Jordan Belfort, a former New York broker: the history of a successful financial movers and shakers in which the ups alternating with falls, alcohol and money flow like water, and the drugs are used the main character in such a quantity that they are more than enough on the good half of Hollywood. Leo received for this tape, "Golden Globe" and "Oscar" again eluded him. About forty of the actor and a gold statuette of the Academy already goes a joke: "Catch Me If You Can." Ahead DiCaprio - another round of steep career. We hope that he can!