The Critics' Choice Nominations Are In, But Here Are the Bustle Choice Awards

Awards season is upon us, y’all! And the Critics Choice Award nominees have just landed. 12 Years a Slave and American Hustle lead the pack with Gravity, Captain Phillips, Dallas Buyers Club, Her, Inside Llewyn Davis, Nebraska, Saving Mr. Banks and The Wolf of Wall Street following close behind with a slew of nominations. The big show will take place on January 16th on The CW and is one of the first awards show to air, often predicting Golden Globes and Oscar wins.

Though we don’t have Aisha Tyler to host our own event (and oh how we wish we did), we’ve selected our picks from the Critics’ Choice for the first annual Bustle’s Choice Awards. Enjoy!

Best Picture — '12 Years a Slave'

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The Nominees:

12 Years a Slave — The most important, and best film of 2013.

American Hustle

Captain Phillips

Dallas Buyers Club

Gravity

Her

Inside Llewyn Davis

Nebraska

Saving Mr. Banks

Best Actor: Matthew McConaughey – 'Dallas Buyers Club'

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The Nominees:

Matthew McConaughey – Dallas Buyers Club — Because, well, he’s having a year.

Christian Bale – American Hustle

Bruce Dern – Nebraska

Chiwetel Ejiofor – 12 Years a Slave

Tom Hanks – Captain Phillips

Robert Redford – All Is Lost

Best Actress: Sandra Bullock – 'Gravity'

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The Nominees:

Sandra Bullock – Gravity —If Gravity was Castaway, George Clooney was Wilson.

Cate Blanchett – Blue Jasmine

Judi Dench – Philomena

Brie Larson – Short Term 12

Meryl Streep – August: Osage County

Emma Thompson – Saving Mr. Banks

Best Supporting Actor: Michael Fassbender – '12 Years a Slave'

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The Nominees:

Michael Fassbender – 12 Years a Slave, ooooof THIS. MOVIE.

Barkhad Abdi – Captain Phillips

Daniel Bruhl – Rush

Bradley Cooper – American Hustle

James Gandolfini – Enough Said

Jared Leto – Dallas Buyers Club

Best Supporting Actress: Scarlett Johansson – 'Her'

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The Nominees:

Scarlett Johansson – Her — Let’s rustle some feathers here.

Jennifer Lawrence – American Hustle

Lupita Nyong’o – 12 Years a Slave

Julia Roberts – August: Osage County

June Squibb – Nebraska

Oprah Winfrey – Lee Daniels’ The Butler

Best Young Actor/Actress: Tye Sheridan — 'Mud"

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The Nominees:

Tye Sheridan – Mud — One of the year’s most unexpected dramas that introduced us to some serious talent.

Asa Butterfield – Ender’s Game

Adele Exarchopoulos – Blue Is the Warmest Color

Liam James – The Way Way Back

Sophie Nelisse – The Book Thief

Best Acting Ensemble: '12 Years a Slave'

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The Nominees:

12 Years a Slave — Sorry every other movie this year.

American Hustle

August: Osage County

Lee Daniels’ The Butler

Nebraska

The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Director: Alfonso Cuaron – 'Gravity'

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The Nominees:

Alfonso Cuaron – Gravity — HOW DID HE DIRECT A MOVIE IN SPACE? Jokes, jokes. But f’reals, a visual masterpiece.

Paul Greengrass – Captain Phillips

Spike Jonze – Her

Steve McQueen – 12 Years a Slave

David O. Russell – American Hustle

Martin Scorsese – The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Original Screenplay: Joel Coen & Ethan Coen – 'Inside Llewyn Davis'

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The Nominees:

Joel Coen & Ethan Coen – Inside Llewyn Davis — And Best Original Mix Tape We Wish Every Boy or Girl in High School Ever Made US(In Our Dreams)

Eric Singer and David O. Russell – American Hustle

Woody Allen – Blue Jasmine

Spike Jonze – Her

Bob Nelson – Nebraska

Best Adapted Screenplay: Richard Linklater & Julie Delpy & Ethan Hawke – 'Before Midnight'

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The Nominees:

Richard Linklater & Julie Delpy & Ethan Hawke – Before Midnight — OH PLEASE OH PLEASE OH PLEAAAAASE.

Tracy Letts – August: Osage County

Billy Ray – Captain Phillips

Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope – Philomena

John Ridley – 12 Years a Slave

Terence Winter – The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Costume Design: Michael Wilkinson – 'American Hustle'

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The Nominees:

Michael Wilkinson – American Hustle more like BEST HAIR DESIGN AMIRIGHT?

Catherine Martin – The Great Gatsby

Bob Buck, Lesley Burkes-Harding, Ann Maskrey, Richard Taylor – The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Daniel Orlandi – Saving Mr. Banks

Best Animated Feature: 'Despicable Me 2'

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The Nominees:

Despicable Me 2 —Because really, this movie was made for grown-ups

The Croods

Frozen

Monsters University

The Wind Rises

Best Action Movie: 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'

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The Nominees:

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire — DUHHHHHH, GET IT GIRL.

Iron Man 3

Lone Survivor

Rush

Star Trek into Darkness

Best Comedy: 'The Heat'

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The Nominees:

The Heat — Excuse the shit out of me! This movie nailed it.

American Hustle

Enough Said

This Is the End

The Way Way Back

Best Actor in a Comedy: James Gandolfini – 'Enough Said'

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The Nominees:

James Gandolfini – Enough Said - Gandolfini deserves a posthumous honor as a tribute to his work in this film and his entire career.

Christian Bale – American Hustle

Leonardo DiCaprio – The Wolf of Wall Street

Simon Pegg – The World’s End

Best Actress in a Comedy: Greta Gerwig – 'Frances Ha'

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The Nominees:

Greta Gerwig – Frances Ha— Because she all made us feel simultaneously better and worse about our collective 27-year-old-lives

Amy Adams – American Hustle

Sandra Bullock – The Heat

Julia Louis-Dreyfus – Enough Said

Melissa McCarthy – The Heat

Best Documentary — '20 Feet from Stardom'

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The Nominees:

20 Feet from Stardom - We can’t EVEN with how amazing this movie is. CAN’T EVEN.

The Act of Killing

Blackfish

Stories We Tell

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