’12 Years a Slave,’ ‘American Hustle’ lead Golden Globes film nominations with seven

12 Years a Slave” was the top dramatic film nominee at the Golden Globes, earning seven bids including Best Picture (Drama). This follows Wednesday’s SAG nominations, where the period drama also led. In addition to the picture prize, it earned bids for actors Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, and Lupita Nyong’o, director Steve McQueen, screenwriter John Ridley, and composer Hans Zimmer.

In the Drama picture race, “12 Years” faces its fiercest Oscar foe “Gravity,” which earned four nominations, including Drama Actress (Sandra Bullock), Director (Alfonso Cuaron) and Score.

Captain Phillips” also reaped four bids: Picture (Drama), Actor (Drama) for Tom Hanks, Supporting Actor for Barkhad Abdi, and Director for Paul Greengrass.

Philomena” also contends for Picture (Drama) and earned two other nominations –leading lady Judi Dench and for the screenplay, written by co-star Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope.

Rush” was the surprise fifth nominee and also picked up a Best Supporting Actor for Daniel Bruhl.

American Hustle” leads all musical/comedy contenders with seven nominations including Best Picture (Musical/Comedy), where it competes against “The Wolf of Wall Street,” “Nebraska,” “Her,” and “Inside Llewyn Davis.” “Hustle” also reaped bids in all four acting categories: for leads Christian Bale and Amy Adams and supporting actors Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence.

Nebraska” followed with an impressive five nominations includng nods for Bruce Dern and June Squibb as well as for Screenplay and Director.

“Llewyn Davis” and “Her” picked up three apiece. Also nominated for “Llewyn” are lead actor Oscar Isaac and the original song “Please Mr. Kennedy,” co-written by Justin Timberlake. Nominated for “Her” are star Joaquin Phoenix and screenwriter Spike Jonze.

“Wolf of Wall Street” claimed fewer than expected nominations. Its only other bid is for Best Musical/Comedy Actor (Leonardo DiCaprio). Director Martin Scorsese was left out.

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The full list of Globe film nominees is below.

BEST PICTURE – DRAMA
12 Years a Slave
Captain Phillips
Gravity
Philomena
Rush

BEST ACTOR – DRAMA
Chiwetel Ejiofor, “12 Years a Slave”
Idris Elba, “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom”
Tom Hanks, “Captain Phillips”
Matthew McConaughey, “Dallas Buyers Club”
Robert Redford, “All is Lost”

BEST ACTRESS – DRAMA
Cate Blanchett, “Blue Jasmine”
Sandra Bullock, “Gravity”
Judi Dench, “Philomena”
Emma Thompson, “Saving Mr. Banks”
Kate Winslet, “Labor Day”

BEST PICTURE – MUSICAL/COMEDY
American Hustle
“Her”
Inside Llewyn Davis
“Nebraska”
The Wolf of Wall Street

BEST ACTOR – MUSICAL/COMEDY
Christian Bale, “American Hustle”
Bruce Dern, “Nebraska”
Leonardo DiCaprio, “The Wolf of Wall Street”
Oscar Isaac, “Inside Llewyn Davis”
Joaquin Phoenix, “Her”

BEST ACTRESS – MUSICAL/COMEDY
Amy Adams, “American Hustle”
Julie Delpy, “Before Midnight”
Greta Gerwig, “Frances Ha”
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Enough Said”
Meryl Streep, “August: Osage County”

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR – MOTION PICTURE
Barkhad Abdi, “Captain Phillips”
Daniel Bruhl, “Rush”
Bradley Cooper, “American Hustle”
Michael Fassbender, “12 Years a Slave”
Jared Leto, “Dallas Buyers Club”

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS – MOTION PICTURE
Sally Hawkins, “Blue Jasmine”
Jennifer Lawrence, “American Hustle”
Lupita Nyong’o, “12 Years a Slave”
Julia Roberts, “August: Osage County”
June Squibb, “Nebraska”

BEST DIRECTOR
Alfonso Cuaron, “Gravity”
Paul Greengrass, “Captain Phillips”
Steve McQueen, “12 Years a Slave”
Alexander Payne, “Nebraska”
David O. Russell, “American Hustle”

BEST SCREENPLAY
“12 Years a Slave”
“American Hustle”
“Her”
“Nebraska”
“Philomena”

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
“Blue is the Warmest Color”
“The Great Beauty”
“The Hunt”
“The Past”
“The Wind Rises”

BEST ANIMATED FILM
“The Croods”
“Despicable Me 2”
“Frozen”

BEST SCORE
“12 Years a Slave”
“All is Lost”
“The Book Thief”
“Gravity”
“Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom”

BEST SONG
“Atlas,” “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”
“Let it Go,” “Frozen”
“Ordinary Love,” “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom”
“Please Mr. Kennedy,” “Inside Llewyn Davis”
“Sweeter Than Fiction,” “One Chance”

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