A silent film that earned praise despite coming at a time when talkies were booming, this gorgeous comedy follows the Tramp (Charlie Chaplin) as he falls for a blind flower girl.
Was It Even Nominated:
Nope. Like Hitchcock before him, Chaplin never got anywhere near the Academy.
What It Should’ve Won:
took it that year, which we're sure a few Academy members are now shuffling their feet in shame over. Happily, Chaplin's film has endured. Who needs Oscars, anyway?
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