Part 3 of a series: With the ’09 noms in the books, we look back at great performances that never got on the ballot, including classics from Mia Farrow, Dennis Quaid, Kathy Bates, Jim Carrey, Paul Giamatti, and more
Huge pearls, frizzy hair, and lace-up vest, oh my! It doesn't get much better than Dr. Frank N. Furter, who proclaims himself a ''sweet transvestite from Transsexual, Transylvania'' in this freakish cult hit.
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12. Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)
Jeff Spicoli (Sean Penn) is not quite the greatest stoner in the history of film (we'll be getting to The Big Lebowski's Jeff Bridges in a little while), but his surfer-dude personality became a bitchin' archetype for kindred adventurers like Bill & Ted to follow.