The 86th Oscar nominations for 2014 were announced last night. The Oscars will go live on Sunday, March 2, 2014, at 7pm ET/ 4pm PT. And as they come your way, the stars and starlets that make magical stuff happen on the movie screen are in gear to entertain the audiences. The Academy Awards will prove to be a passionate time for various artists who will get to show their stuff and collect their accolades.
The Oscars are to proceed as per plan. Some of the movies that are the top brass at the heart-stopping show include: “Gravity”, “American Hustle” and “12 Years a Slave”. This triumphant trio is to be the main set of contenders at the awards ceremony. Everything virtually revolves around them.
The conditions at the Oscars this season will be one of neck to neck competition. The hall is to be filled to the brim with thespians. And Hollywood is the dream factory behind all the hoopla. The wide range of topics upon which the movies are based provides something for everyone.
Gravity and American Hustle snatched 10 nominations. And 12 Years a Slave grabbed 9. This was way more than the rest of the reel life examples. Some of the other nominees include Captain Phillips which is about African pirates and Dallas Buyers Club which deals with the HIV virus and the devastation it unleashes upon people. Her, Nebraska and Philomena were somewhere in the bunch of top contenders.
The complete list of 86th Oscar nominations for best picture is given below:
- American Hustle
Charles Roven, Richard Suckle, Megan Ellison, and Jonathan Gordon, Producers
- 12 Years a Slave
Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Steve McQueen and Anthony Katagas, Producers
- Captain Phillips
Scott Rudin, Dana Brunetti and Michael De Luca, Producers
- Dallas Buyers Club
Robbie Brenner and Rachel Winter, Producers
Alfonso Cuarón and David Heyman, Producers
Albert Berger and Ron Yerxa, Producers
Gabrielle Tana, Steve Coogan and Tracey Seaward, Producers
Megan Ellison, Spike Jonze and Vincent Landay, Producers
- The Wolf of Wall Street
Nominees to be determined