It wouldn't be an awards show without some controversial nominations -- and lack of nominations. While Albert Brooks and Michael Fassbender weren't unceremoniously snubbed by the Golden Globes like they were by the SAG Awards on Wednesday, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association still managed to leave a great many major contenders off its invite list. Sorry, Steven Spielberg, Melissa McCarthy, Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock! Better luck at the Oscars? Ahead, nine head-scratching snubs and surprises from the 2012 Golden Globes nominations.

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