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MTV Movie Awards Nominations Announced

Reid Nakamura |
March 6, 2014 | 11:52 a.m. PST

Executive Producer

Just when you thought awards season was over, MTV steps in to keep the fun going. The MTV Movie Awards nominations have just been released, giving fans the chance to vote for the winners ahead of the April 13 show.

The nominations are an odd mix of blockbusters and Oscar contenders. Best Picture winner “12 Years A Slave” is going against franchise film and box-office hit “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” for the Movie of the Year. Jennifer Aniston and Josh Hutcherson appear in the same categories as Oscar winners Lupita Nyong’o and Matthew McConaughey.

The MTV Movie Awards’ unique categories make their typical appearances. How else would movie buffs figure out who had the year’s Best Kiss? Or who gave the Best-Scared-As-S**t Performance? The Oscars sure aren’t going to tell them.

Conan O’Brien will host the show on MTV on Sunday, April 13. 

You can see the full list of nominees below. Or if you have an opinion about which movie had the year’s best #WTF Moment, you can vote for it and all the other nominees here.

Movie of the Year

"12 Years a Slave"

"American Hustle"

"The Hobbit: Desloation of Smaug"

"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire"

"The Wolf of Wall Street"

Best Female Performance

Amy Adams, "American Hustle"

Jennifer Aniston, "We’re the Millers"

Sandra Bullock, "Gravity"

Jennifer Lawrence, "American Hustle"

Lupita Nyong’o, "12 Years a Slave"

Best Male Performance

Bradley Cooper, "American Hustle"

Leonardo DiCaprio, "The Wolf of Wall Street"

Chiwetel Ejiofor, "12 Years a Slave"

Josh Hutcherson, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire"

Matthew McConaughey, "Dallas Buyers Club"

Breakthrough Performance

Liam James, "The Way Way Back"

Michael B. Jordan, "Fruitvale Station"

Will Poulter, "We’re the Millers"

Margot Robbie, "The Wolf of Wall Street"

Miles Teller, "The Spectacular Now"

Best Kiss

Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Adams, "American Hustle"

Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Scarlett Johansson, "Don Jon"

James Franco, Ashley Benson, and Vanessa Hudgens, "Spring Breakers"

Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller, "The Spectacular Now"

Emma Roberts, Jennifer Aniston, and Will Poulter, "We’re the Millers"

Best Fight

Will Ferrell, Paul Rudd, David Koechner, and Steve Carell vs. James Marsden vs. Sacha Baron Cohen vs. Kanye West vs. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler vs. Jim Carrey and Marion Cotillard vs. Will Smith vs. Liam Neeson and John C. Reilly vs. Greg Kinnear, "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues"

Jason Bateman vs. Melissa McCarthy, "Identity Thief"

Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, and Sam Claflin vs. Mutant Monkeys, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire"

Jonah Hill vs. James Franco and Seth Rogen, "This Is the End"

Best Comedic Performance

Kevin Hart, "Ride Along"

Jonah Hill, "The Wolf of Wall Street"

Johnny Knoxville, "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa"

Melissa McCarthy, "The Heat"

Jason Sudeikis, "We’re the Millers"

Best Scared-As-S**t Performance

Rose Byrne, "Insidious: Chapter 2"

Jessica Chastain, "Mama"

Vera Farmiga, "The Conjuring"

Ethan Hawke, "The Purge"

Brad Pitt, "World War Z"

Best On-Screen Duo

Amy Adams and Christian Bale, "American Hustle"

Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto, "Dallas Buyers Club"

Vin Diesel and Paul Walker, "Fast & Furious 6"

Ice Cube and Kevin Hart, "Ride Along"

Jonah Hill and Leonardo DiCaprio, "The Wolf of Wall Street"

Best Shirtless Performance

Jennifer Aniston, "We’re the Millers"

Sam Claflin, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire"

Leonardo DiCaprio, "The Wolf of Wall Street"

Zac Efron, "That Awkward Moment"

Chris Hemsworth, "Thor: The Dark World"

#WTF Moment

Steve Carell, Will Ferrell, Paul Rudd, and David Koechner, “Channel 4 News Team’s speeding van takes a tumble on the highway” in "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues"

Johnny Knoxville and Jackson Nicoll, “Johnny Knoxville and Jackson Nicoll’s bump n’ grind routine at a children’s beauty pageant” in "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa"

Cameron Diaz, “Cameron Diaz gets down and dirty with a yellow Ferrari” in "The Counselor"

Leonardo DiCaprio, “Leo takes his Lamborghini for a spin” in "The Wolf of Wall Street"

Danny McBride and Channing Tatum, “Channing Tatum is at Danny McBride’s service” in "This Is the End"

Best Villain

Barkhad Abdi, "Captain Phillips"

Benedict Cumberbatch, "Star Trek Into Darkness"

Michael Fassbender, "12 Years a Slave"

Mila Kunis, "Oz the Great and Powerful"

Donald Sutherland, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire"

Best On-Screen Transformation

Christian Bale, "American Hustle"

Elizabeth Banks, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire"

Orlando Bloom, "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"

Jared Leto, "Dallas Buyers Club"

Matthew McConaughey, "Dallas Buyers Club"

Best Musical Moment

Backstreet Boys, Jay Baruchel, Seth Rogen, and Craig Robinson, "This Is the End"

Jennifer Lawrence, "American Hustle"

Leonardo DiCaprio, "The Wolf of Wall Street"

Melissa McCarthy, "Identity Thief"

Will Poulter, "We’re the Millers"

Best Cameo Performance

Robert De Niro, "American Hustle"

Amy Poehler and Tina Fey, "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues"

Kanye West, "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues"

Joan Rivers, "Iron Man 3"

Rihanna, "This Is the End"

Best Hero

Henry Cavill as Clark Kent, "Man of Steel"

Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man, "Iron Man 3"

Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins, "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug"

Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Thor: "The Dark World"

Channing Tatum as John Cale, "White House Down"

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