Best '90s Actors Who Didn't Win the Oscar


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1Woody Harrelson - The People vs. Larry FlyntV1 Comment
2Ralph Fiennes - The English Patient
3Tom Cruise - Jerry Maguire

Surprisingly great acting from Cruise - Alexandr

4Dustin Hoffman - Wag the DogDustin Lee Hoffman is an American actor and director with a career in film, television, and theatre since 1960. He has been known for his versatile portrayals of antiheroes and vulnerable characters.
5Robert De Niro - Awakenings, Cape Fear

Highly recommended to all De Niro fans! - Alexandr

6Clint Eastwood - UnforgivenClinton "Clint" Eastwood Jr. is an American actor, film director, producer, musician, and political figure.
7Denzel Washington - Malcolm XDenzel Hayes Washington, Jr. is an American actor and filmmaker. He has received three Golden Globe awards, a Tony Award, and two Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actor for the historical war drama film Glory and Best Actor for his role as a corrupt cop in the crime thriller Training Day.
8Robert Downey, Jr. - Chaplin
9Kevin Costner - Dances with Wolves

Great movie and performance. His performance in JFK, was outstanding, and not even a nomination. Probably his best ever.

10Edward Norton - American History XEdward Harrison Norton is an American actor, filmmaker and activist. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards for his work in the films Primal Fear, American History X and Birdman.

The Contenders

11Cuba Gooding Jr. - Boyz n the Hood
12Liam Neeson - Schindler's List
13Tom Hanks - Saving Private Ryan
14Russell Crowe - The InsiderRussell Ira Crowe is an actor, film producer and musician. Although a New Zealand citizen, he has lived most of his life in Australia and identifies himself as an Australian.
15Richard Farnsworth - The Straight Story
16Gerard Depardieu - Cyrano de Bergerac
17Nick Nolte - The Prince of Tides, AfflictionNicholas King "Nick" Nolte is an American actor and former model. He won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama, and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for the 1991 film The Prince of Tides.
18Warren Beatty - Bugsy
19Stephen Rea - The Crying Game
20Laurence Fishburne - What's Love Got to Do With It?
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