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Here Are the 2014 Oscar Nominations (Photos)

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Francois Duhamel/Columbia Pictures

2014 Oscar Nominations

They're here! The Academy's list of which movies you watched over Christmas break that were the best, we mean, best movies and performances of the year was released Thursday morning. They loved American Hustle. They didn't love The Butler. See all the surprises (Her!) and snubs (Oprah) as you look through the list of the 2014 Oscar nominations. 

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Best Picture

12 Years a Slave  (pictured)
Amercan Hustle
Captian Phillips
Dallas Buyers Club
The Wolf of Wall Street

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Best Director

Alfonso Cuarón - Gravity
Steve McQueen - 12 Years a Slave (pictured)
Alexander Payne - Nebraska
David O. Russell - American Hustle
Martin Scorsese - The Wolf of Wall Street

Anne Marie Fox/Focus Features

Best Actor

Christian Bale - American Hustle
Chiwetel Ejiofor - 12 Years a Slave
Bruce Dern - Nebraska
Leonardo DiCaprio - The Wolf of Wall Street
Matthew McConaughey - Dallas Buyers Club (pictured)

Sony Pictures Classics

Best Actress

Amy Adams - American Hustle
Cate Blanchett - Blue Jasmine (pictured)
Sandra Bullock - Gravity
Judi Dench - Philomena
Meryl Streep - August: Osage County

Anne Marie Fox/Focus Features

Best Supporting Actor

Barkhad Abdi - Captain Phillips
Bradley Cooper - American Hustle
Michael Fassbender - 12 Years a Slave
Jonah Hill - The Wolf of Wall Street
Jared Leto - Dallas Buyers Club (pictured)

Francois Duhamel

Best Supporting Actress

Sally Hawkins - Blue Jasmine
Jennifer Lawrene - American Hustle (pictured)
Lupita Nyong'o - 12 Years a Slave 
Julia Roberts - August: Osage County
June Squibb - Nebraska

Warner Bros. Pictures

Best Original Screenplay

American Hustle - Written by Eric Warren Singer and David O. Russell
Blue Jasmine - Written by Woody Allen
Dallas Buyers Club - Written by Craig Borten & Melisa Wallack
Her - Written by Spike Jonze (pictured)
Nebraska - Written by Bob Nelson

Mary Cybulski/Paramount Pictures

Best Adapted Screenplay

Before Midnight - Written by Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy, and Ethan Hawke
Captain Phillips - Screenplay by Billy Ray
Philomena - Screenplay by Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope
12 Years a Slave - Screenplay by John Ridley
The Wolf of Wall Street - Screenplay by Terence Winter (pictured)


Best Animated Feature

The Croods
Despicable Me 2
Ernest & Celestine
Frozen (pictured)
The Wind Rises 

Gianni Fiorito

Best Foreign Film

The Broken Circle Breakdown - Belgium 
The Great Beauty - Italy (pictured)
The Hunt - Denmark
The Missing Picture - Cambodia
Omar - Palestine

Drafthouse Films

Best Documentary Feature

The Act of Killing (pictured)
Cutie and the Boxer
Dirty Wars
The Square
20 Feet From Stardom

Warner Bros. Pictures

Best Original Score

The Book Thief - John Williams
Gravity - Steven Price (pictured)
Her - William Butler and Owen Pallett
Philomena - Alexandre Desplat
Saving Mr. Banks - Thomas Newman


Best Original Song

"Alone Yet Not Alone" from Alone Yet Not Alone
Music by Bruce Broughton; Lyric by Dennis Spiegel


"Happy from Despicalbe Me 2
Music by Pharrell Williams


"Let It Go" from Frozen
Music and Lyric by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez (pictured)


"The Moon Song" from Her
Music by Karen O; Lyric by Karen O and Spike Jonze


"Ordinary Love" from Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
Music by Paul Hewson, David Evans, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen; Lyric by Paul Hewson