The con-artist comedy American Hustle and the 3-D space odyssey Gravity lead the Academy Awards with 10 nominations each, including nods for Best Picture.
Nine films were nominated for best picture. The other nominees are 12 Years a Slave, Captain Phillips, Dallas Buyers Club, Her, Nebraska, The Wolf of Wall Street and Philomena.
12 Years a Slave narrowly trailed Gravity and American Hustle with a total of nine nominations.
The 86th annual Academy Awards will take place March 2, with Ellen DeGeneres hosting for the second time.
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