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    86th Annual Academy Award Winners

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    Best Motion Picture of the Year:

    American Hustle
    Charles Roven, Richard Suckle, Megan Ellison and Jonathan Gordon, Producers

    Captain Phillips
    Scott Rudin, Dana Brunetti and Michael De Luca, Producers

    Dallas Buyers Club
    Robbie Brenner and Rachel Winter, Producers

    Gravity
    Alfonso Cuarón and David Heyman, Producers

    Her
    Megan Ellison, Spike Jonze and Vincent Landay, Producers

    Nebraska
    Albert Berger and Ron Yerxa, Producers

    Philomena
    Gabrielle Tana, Steve Coogan and Tracey Seaward, Producers

    12 Years a Slave
    Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Steve McQueen and Anthony Katagas, Producers
    - WINNER


    The Wolf of Wall Street
    Nominees to be determined

    Achievement in directing:

    American Hustle - David O. Russell

    Gravity - Alfonso Cuarón - WINNER

    Nebraska - Alexander Payne

    12 Years a Slave - Steve McQueen

    The Wolf of Wall Street - Martin Scorsese


    Performance by an actor in a leading role:

    Christian Bale in American Hustle

    Bruce Dern in Nebraska

    Leonardo DiCaprio in The Wolf of Wall Street

    Chiwetel Ejiofor in 12 Years a Slave

    Matthew McConaughey in Dallas Buyers Club - WINNER

    Performance by an actress in a leading role:


    Amy Adams in American Hustle

    Cate Blanchett in Blue Jasmine - WINNER

    Sandra Bullock in Gravity

    Judi Dench in Philomena

    Meryl Streep in August: Osage County

    Performance by an actor in a suporting role:

    Barkhad Abdi in Captain Phillips

    Bradley Cooper in  American Hustle

    Michael Fassbender in  12 Years a Slave

    Jonah Hill in  The Wolf of Wall Street

    Jared Leto in Dallas Buyers Club - WINNER

    Performance by an actress in a supporting role:


    Sally Hawkins  in Blue Jasmine

    Jennifer Lawrence in  American Hustle

    Lupita Nyong'o in  12 Years a Slave - WINNER

    Julia Roberts in August: Osage County

    June Squibb in  Nebraska

    Best Foreign Language Film of The Year:

    The Broken Circle Breakdown - Belgium

    The Great Beauty - Italy - WINNER

    The Hunt - Denmark

    The Missing Picture - Cambodia

    Omar - Palestine

    Best Original Song:

    Alone Yet Not Alone from "Alone Yet Not Alone"
    Bruce Broughton and Dennis Spiegel

    Happy from "Despicable Me 2"
    Pharrell Williams

    Let It Go  from "Frozen" - WINNER
    Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez


    The Moon Song from "Her"
    Karen O and Spike Jonze

    Ordinary Love from "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom"
    Paul Hewson, Dave Evans, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen

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