Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol Got at Least One Oscar Vote This Year

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 08: Actor Seth Rogen attends the New York Times TimesTalk during the 2012 NY Times Arts & Leisure weekend at The Times Center on January 8, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images) Photo: Cindy Ord/Getty Images

If you are still nursing a grudge that Rise of the Planet of the Apes or Footloose or [insert your personal non-nominated favorite movie of 2011 here] didn't land an Oscar nod, here is some small consolation: Even Oscar voters feel your pain. "I honestly thought that Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol was one of the best movies of the year," Rogen admitted yesterday. "It got no love from the awards whatsoever. I loved that fucking movie. It was great … I'm an Oscar voter. I voted for it." This raises the important follow-up question of how many Best Picture votes Ghost Protocol actually did get; Vulture will go with five? (Rogen, Tom Cruise, and Tom Cruise's three poker buddies — Tom Cruise only plays poker with Academy members.)