USA NOW host Carly Mallenbaum talks with film critic Scott Bowles about the 2014 Oscar nominations. Who's in, and who'd the Academy overlook?
(USA TODAY, USA NOW) Nine movies are nominated for best picture.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced its nominations for the 2014 Academy Awards on Thursday.
The Oscar telecast, to be hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, will air on March 2 on ABC.
• Best picture American Hustle Captain Phillips Dallas Buyers Club Gravity Her Nebraska Philomena The Wolf of Wall Street 12 Years a Slave STORY: American Hustle, Gravity lead Oscar nominations STORY: Five notable snubs from Oscar nomination morning • Best actor
The Wolf of Wall Street
Dallas Buyers Club
12 Years a Slave • Best actress
August: Osage County • Best supporting actor
12 Years a Slave
, The Wolf of Wall Street
Dallas Buyers Club • Best supporting actress
, American Hustle
, 12 Years a Slave
, August: Osage County
Nebraska • Best director
12 Years a Slave
David O. Russell,
The Wolf of Wall Street • Best animated feature film The Croods Despicable Me 2 Ernest & Celestine Frozen The Wind Rises • Best foreign film The Broken Circle Breakdown, Belgium The Great Beauty, Italy The Hunt, Denmark The Missing Picture, Cambodia Omar, Palestine • Best original screenplay American Hustle, Eric Singer and David O. Russell Blue Jasmine, Woody Allen Dallas Buyers Club, Craig Borten and Melisa Wallack Her, Spike Jonze Nebraska, Bob Nelson • Best adapted screenplay Before Midnight, Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke Captain Phillips, Billy Ray Philomena, Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope 12 Years a Slave, John Ridley The Wolf of Wall Street, Terence Winter
Chiwetel Ejiofor, center, was nominated for best actor from "12 Years A Slave," which is nominated for best picture.
(Photo: Jaap Buitendijk, Fox Searchlight via AP) • Best original score The Book Thief Gravity Her Philomena Saving Mr. Banks • Best original song Alone Yet Not Alone, from Alone Yet Not Alone Happy, from Despicable Me 2 Let It Go, from Frozen The Moon Song, from Her Ordinary Love, from Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom • Best cinematography The Grandmaster Gravity Inside Llewyn Davis Nebraska Prisoners • Best costume design American Hustle The Grandmaster The Great Gatsby The Invisible Woman 12 Years a Slave • Best documentary feature The Act of Killing Cutie and the Boxer Dirty Wars The Square 20 Feet from Stardom • Best documentary short subject CaveDigger Facing Fear Karama Has No Walls The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall • Best film editing American Hustle Captain Phillips Dallas Buyers Club Gravity 12 Years a Slave • Best makeup and hairstyling Dallas Buyers Club Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa The Lone Ranger • Best production design American Hustle Gravity The Great Gatsby Her 12 Years a Slave • Best animated short film Feral Get a Horse! Mr. Hublot Possessions Room on the Broom • Best live-action short film Aquel No Era Yo (That Wasn't Me) Avant Que De Tout Perdre (Just Before Losing Everything) Helium Pitaako Mun Kaikki Hoitaa? (Do I Have to Take Care of Everything?) The Voorman Problem • Best sound editing All Is Lost Captain Phillips Gravity The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Lone Survivor • Best sound mixing Captain Phillips Gravity The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Inside Llewyn Davis Lone Survivor • Best visual effects Gravity The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Iron Man 3 The Lone Ranger Star Trek Into Darkness