Scoop: Oscar overlooks Tom Hanks, Robert Redford 

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  • Tom Hanks arrives to the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 12, 2014.
Oscar snub time! Industry insiders at the Hollywood Reporter quickly worked up a list — by category — after Thursday’s announcement of Academy Award nominees.

Among the A-listers wrongly overlooked:

Best picture: “Blue Jasmine”

Best director: Spike Jonze (“Her”), Paul Greengrass (“Captain Phillips”), Lee Daniels (“Lee Daniels’ The Butler”), Woody Allen (“Blue Jasmine”)

Best actor: Tom Hanks (“Captain Phillips”), Robert Redford (“All Is Lost”), Forest Whitaker (“Lee Daniels’ The Butler”), Joaquin Phoenix (“Her”)

Best actress: Emma Thompson (“Saving Mr. Banks”), Adele Exarchopoulos (“Blue Is the Warmest Color”)

Best supporting actor: Daniel Bruhl (“Rush”), Will Forte (“Nebraska”), James Gandolfini (“Enough Said”)

Best supporting actress: Oprah Winfrey (“Lee Daniels’ The Butler”), Jennifer Garner (“Dallas Buyers Club”), Lea Seydoux (“Blue Is the Warmest Color”), Scarlett Johansson (“Her”)

Best animated feature: “Monsters University”

— Staff, wire report

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