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The 2013 Oscar Nominees: Beasts and Masters

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Editor’s Note: We’ll be updating this in real-time as the nominees are announced. Make sure to refresh for the complete list.

Will killing Osama Bin Laden mean more Oscar gold for Kathryn Bigelow? Was taking on Scientology Definitely Not Scientology enough for the Academy to recognize Paul Thomas Anderson this year? Does Oogieloves have a shot at all?

These are the questions that Awards Season devotees have swirling around inside their heads, but with Emma Stone and Seth MacFarlane announcing the nominees in the wee hours this morning…all of those questions still haven’t been definitively answered. Except the Oogieloves one.

Get to ready to smile, ball your fists with snubbed rage, or be generally unsurprised.

Here they are. The 2013 Oscar nominees:

BEST PICTURE

Beasts of the Southern Wild

Silver Linings Playbook

Zero Dark Thirty

Lincoln

Les Miserables

Life of Pi

Amour

Django Unchained

Argo

BEST ACTOR

Bradley Cooper – Silver Linings Playbook

Joaquin Phoenix – The Master

Daniel Day-Lewis – Lincoln

Denzel Washington – Flight

Hugh Jackman – Les Miserables

BEST ACTRESS

Jessica Chastain – Zero Dark Thirty

Quvenzhané Wallis – Beasts of the Southern Wild

Jennifer Lawrence – Silver Linings Playbook

Naomi Watts – The Impossible

Emmanuelle Riva – Amou

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

Christoph Waltz – Django Unchained

Philip Seymour Hoffman – The Master

Robert De Niro – Silver Linings Playbook

Alan Arkin – Argo

Tommy Lee Jones – Lincoln

BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

Sally Field – Lincoln

Anne Hathaway – Les Miserables

Jacki Weaver – The Silver Linings Playbook

Helen Hunt – The Sessions

Amy Adams – The Master

BEST ANIMATED PICTURE

Brave

Frankenweenie

Wreck-It Ralph

ParaNorman

The Pirates! Band of Misfits

BEST DIRECTOR

David O. Russell – Silver Linings Playbook

Michael Haneke – Amour

Ang Lee – Life of Pi

Benh Zeitlin – Beasts of the Southern Wild

Steven Spielberg – Lincoln

Adapted Screenplay

Chris Terrio – Argo

Lucy Alibar & Benh Zeitlin – Beasts of the Southern Wild

David Magee – Life of Pi

Tony Kushner – Lincoln

David O. Russell – Silver Linings Playbook

Original Screenplay

Flight

Zero Dark Thirty

Django Unchained

Amour

Moonrise Kingdom

Best Foreign Language Film

Amour, Austria

Kon-Tiki, Norway

No, Chile

A Royal Affair, Denmark

The War Witch, Canada

A veteran of writing about movies for nearly a decade, Scott Beggs has been the Managing Editor of Film School Rejects since 2009. Despite speculation, he is not actually Walter Mathau's grandson. See? He can't even spell his name right.

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