2014 Oscars: The nominees’ list


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The Oscar race officially kicks off with the Academy Awards nominations

"American Hustle" and "Gravity" top all films, with 10 nominations each

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“Thor” star Chris Hemsworth joined Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, on Thursday to announce the nominees for the 2014 Academy Awards.

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Best picture
“12 Years a Slave”
“The Wolf of Wall Street”
“Captain Phillips”
“American Hustle”
“Dallas Buyers Club”

Best director
Steve McQueen – “12 Years a Slave”
David O. Russell – “American Hustle”
Alfonso Cuaron – “Gravity”
Alexander Payne – “Nebraska”
Martin Scorsese – “The Wolf of Wall Street”

Best actor
Bruce Dern – “Nebraska”
Chiwetel Ejiofor – “12 Years a Slave”
Matthew McConaughey – “Dallas Buyers Club”
Leonardo DiCaprio – “The Wolf of Wall Street”
Christian Bale – “American Hustle”

Best actress
Amy Adams – “American Hustle”
Cate Blanchett – “Blue Jasmine”
Judi Dench – “Philomena”
Sandra Bullock – “Gravity”
Meryl Streep – “August: Osage County”

Best supporting actor
Barkhad Abdi – “Captain Phillips”
Bradley Cooper – “American Hustle”
Jonah Hill – “The Wolf of Wall Street”
Jared Leto – “Dallas Buyers Club”
Michael Fassbender – “12 Years a Slave”

Best supporting actress
Jennifer Lawrence – “American Hustle”
Lupita Nyong’o – “12 Years a Slave”
June Squibb – “Nebraska”
Julia Roberts – “August: Osage County”
Sally Hawkins – “Blue Jasmine”

Best original screenplay
“American Hustle” – David O. Russell and Eric Warren Singer
“Blue Jasmine” – Woody Allen
“Her” – Spike Jonze
“Nebraska” – Bob Nelson
“Dallas Buyers Club” – Craig Borten and Melisa Wallack

Best adapted screenplay
“12 Years a Slave” – John Ridley
“Before Midnight” – Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke and Richard Linklater
“The Wolf of Wall Street” – Terence Winter
“Captain Phillips” – Billy Ray
“Philomena” – Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope

Best animated feature
“The Wind Rises”
“Despicable Me 2”
“Ernest & Celestine”
“The Croods”

Best foreign feature
“The Hunt” (Denmark)
“The Broken Circle Breakdown” (Belgium)
“The Great Beauty” (Italy)
“Omar” (Palestinian territories)
“The Missing Picture” (Cambodia)

Best music (original song)
“Frozen”: “Let it Go” – Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez
“Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom”: “Ordinary Love” – U2, Paul Hewson
“Her”: “The Moon Song” – Karen O, Spike Jonze
“Despicable Me 2”: “Happy” – Pharrell Williams
“Alone Yet Not Alone”: “Alone Yet Not Alone” – Bruce Broughton, Dennis Spiegel

Best music (original score)
“Gravity” – Steven Price
“Philomena” – Alexandre Desplat
“The Book Thief” – John Williams
“Saving Mr. Banks” – Thomas Newman
“Her” – William Butler and Owen Pallett

Best cinematography
“Gravity” – Emmanuel Lubezki
“Inside Llewyn Davis” – Bruno Delbonnel
“Nebraska” – Phedon Papamichael
“Prisoners” – Roger Deakins
“The Grandmaster” – Phillippe Le Sourd

Best costume design
“The Great Gatsby” – Catherine Martin
“12 Years a Slave” – Patricia Norris
“The Grandmaster” – William Chang Suk Ping