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Nominees for the Academy Awards best actor category Matthew McConaughey, Leonardo DiCaprio, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Christian Bale and Bruce Dern (clockwise from top left) appear in a combination photo. The nominations for the 86th Academy Awards were announced in Beverly Hills, California January 16, 2014. The Oscars will be presented in Hollywood, California March 2, 2014. REUTERS/Files

'American Hustle,' 'Gravity' lead Oscar nominations

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By Mary Milliken and Nichola Groom

BEVERLY HILLS, California (Reuters) - Con-men caper "American Hustle" and space thriller "Gravity" led Oscar nominees on Thursday with 10 nominations each, including best picture, in the race for the world's top film prize.


Slavery drama "12 Years a Slave" received nine nominations, including in the best picture category, in a year crowded with high-quality films.

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