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THE FIVE MOST RIDICULOUS GOLDEN GLOBE NOMINATIONS

"The Tourist"
Just last year this critically derided dud -- which was neither a musical nor a comedy -- nabbed a nom, as did its two unworthy stars, Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie. In doing so, it stole a spot from a more deserving movie (such as "Please Give," "Cyrus," or "Made in Dagenham") and left everyone -- from journalists to average Joes -- crying foul. To further accentuate the HFPA's flub, Jolie practically mocked her nomination, telling the Associated Press: "We were laughing because it's the first time that I've been in the comedic category, so it’s new for me."

THE FIVE MOST RIDICULOUS GOLDEN GLOBE NOMINATIONS

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association is known (and by "known," I mean notorious) for nominating films and performances for Golden Globes that aren't necessarily deserving of recognition. We get it; they accredit A-listers in an effort to beef up the star power in attendance and, as a result, the all-important TV ratings. But that doesn't mean the organisation deserves to get off the hook for some of their more suspect selections. Here's our list of the five most ridiculous Golden Globe nominations.