Films with most Oscar nominations and no wins

Can you name the most nominated films at the Oscars with no wins?

YearAnswerThe famous losers were...
1985 (11 nominations)Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey, Margaret Avery and Menno Meyjes
1977 (11 nominations)Herbert Ross, Anne Bancroft, Shirley MacLaine, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Leslie Browne and Arthur Laurents
2023 (10 nominations)Martin Scorsese, Lily Gladstone, Robert De Niro
2019 (10 nominations)Martin Scorsese, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci
2013 (10 nominations)David O. Russell, Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence
2010 (10 nominations)Joel and Ethan Coen, Jeff Bridges, Hailee Steinfeld
2002 (10 nominations)Martin Scorsese, Daniel Day-Lewis and U2
2022 (9 nominations)Martin McDonagh, Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Barry Keoghan, Kerry Condon
1957 (9 nominations)Mark Robson, Lana Turner, Diane Varsi, Hope Lange, Arthur Kennedy and Russ Tamblyn
1941 (9 nominations)William Wyler, Bette Davis, Teresa Wright, Patricia Collinge and Lillian Hellman
2022 (8 nominations)Austin Butler, Baz Luhrmann
1993 (8 nominations)James Ivory, Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
1981 (8 nominations)Howard E. Rollins Jnr, Elizabeth McGovern and Randy Newman
1980 (8 nominations)David Lynch and John Hurt
1966 (8 nominations)Robert Wise, Steve McQueen, Mako and Jerry Goldsmith
1969 (8 nominations)Audrey Hepburn, Fred Zinnemann and Robert Anderson
1951 (8 nominations)Peter Ustinov, Leo Genn and Miklós Rózsa
2023 (7 nominations)Bradley Cooper, Carey Mulligan
2022 (7 nominations)Steven Spielberg, Michelle Williams, Judd Hirsch
2015 (7 nominations)Ridley Scott and Matt Damon
2003 (7 nominations)Gary Ross, Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall
YearAnswerThe famous losers were...
1999 (7 nominations)Michael Mann, Russell Crowe and Eric Roth
1999 (7 nominations)Terence Malick
1994 (7 nominations)Morgan Freeman and Frank Darabont
1993 (7 nominations)Daniel Day-Lewis, Emma Thompson, Pete Posthlethwaite and Jim Sheridan
1991 (7 nominations)Nick Nolte, Kate Nelligan and Barbra Streisand
1990 (7 nominations)Francis Ford-Coppola, Andy Garcia and Gordon Willis
1987 (7 nominations)William Hurt, Holly Hunter, Albert Brooks and James L. Brooks
1968 (7 nominations)Daniel Massey and Lennie Hayton
1966 (7 nominations)Jocelyne LaGarde and Elmer Bernstein
1964 (7 nominations)Agnes Moorehead, De Vol
1962 (7 nominations)Aaron Rosenberg
1960 (7 nominations)Edith Head
1959 (7 nominations)Otto Preminger, James Stewart, George C. Scott and Arthur O'Connell
1954 (7 nominations)Humphrey Bogart, Tom Tully and Stanley Kramer
1949 (7 nominations)Loretta Young, Celeste Holm and Elsa Lanchaster
1944 (7 nominations)Billy Wilder, Barbara Stanwyck and Raymond Chandler
1943 (7 nominations)Walter Pidgeon and Greer Garson
1942 (7 nominations)Ronald Colman, Susan Peters and Mervyn LeRoy
1942 (7 nominations)Sidney Buchman
1940 (7 nominations)Bette Davis, James Stephenson and William Wyler
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