The 2013 Oscars were not without some major surprises. From Leonardo DiCaprio and Nicole Kidman to Ben Affleck and Kathryn Bigelow, some of awards season's best and brightest were left by the wayside, doomed to join Michael Fassbender, Albert Brooks and Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight" in the annals of Oscar snub history.
What were the biggest snubs and surprises on Oscar nomination morning? Below, a look at some of the biggest Oscar snubs of 2013. (Sorry, Ben Affleck!)