MTV Movie Award Nominees: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ ‘Neighbors,’ ‘Fault in Our Stars’ Among Top Contenders

Actress-comedian Amy Schumer hosts the 2015 award ceremony, live from the Nokia Theatre on April 12

Last Updated: March 4, 2015 @ 6:08 AM

MTV revealed its 2015 Movie Awards nominations on Wednesday morning and three summer blockbusters came up big.

Disney’s superhero-filled space adventure “Guardians of the Galaxy,” Fox’s terminal teen drama “The Fault in Our Stars” and Seth Rogen and Zac Efron’s raunchy feud flick “Neighbors” each earned nominations, while several big named actors found themselves up for multiple awards, including Rosamund Pike (“Gone Girl”), Dylan O’Brien (“The Maze Runner”), Scarlett Johansson (“Lucy,” “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”) and Efron.

Fans can now vote online for their favorite films and stars. The winners will be announced live at the 2015 MTV Movie Awards, which actress-comedian Amy Schumer will host from the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles on Sunday, April 12th at 8:00 p.m.

Nominees for movie of the year include “American Sniper,” “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1,” “Gonegirl,” “Boyhood,” “Whiplash,” “Selma,” “The Fault in Our Stars” and “Guardians of the Galaxy.”

Jennifer Lawrence (“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 1”), Emma Stone (“Birdman”), Woodley, Johansson and Reese Witherspoon are nominated for Best Female Performance, while Bradley Cooper (“American Sniper”), Chris Pratt (“Guardians of the Galaxy”), Elgort, Channing Tatum (“Foxcatcher”) and Miles Teller (“Whiplash”) are up for the top male prize.

See the complete list of nominees below:

THE NOMINEES FOR THE “2015 MTV MOVIE AWARDS” ARE:

MOVIE OF THE YEAR PRESENTED BY GEICO®
· American Sniper (Warner Bros.)
· Director: Clint Eastwood
· Producers: Bradley Cooper, Clint Eastwood, Andrew Lazar, Robert Lorenz, Peter Morgan
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· The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 (Lionsgate)
· Director: Francis Lawrence
· Producers: Nina Jacobson, Jon Kilik
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· Guardians of the Galaxy (Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures)
· Director: James Gunn
· Producers: Kevin Feige
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· Gone Girl (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)
· Director: David Fincher
· Producers: Ceán Chaffin, Joshua Donen, Arnon Milchan, Reese Witherspoon
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· The Fault in Our Stars (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)
· Director: Josh Boone
· Producers: Marty Bowen, Wyck Godfrey
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· Boyhood (IFC Films)
· Director: Richard Linklater
· Producers: Richard Linklater, Jonathan Sehring, John Sloss, Cathleen Sutherland
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· Whiplash (Sony Pictures Classics)
· Director: Damien Chazelle
· Producers: Jason Blum, Helen Estabrook, David Lancaster, Michel Litvak
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· Selma (Paramount Pictures)
· Director: Ava DuVernay
· Producers: Christian Colson, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Oprah Winfrey

BEST FEMALE PERFORMANCE
· Jennifer Lawrence – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 1 (Lionsgate)
· Emma Stone – Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (Fox Searchlight Pictures)
· Shailene Woodley- The Fault in Our Stars (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)
· Reese Witherspoon- Wild (Fox Searchlight Pictures)
· Scarlett Johansson – Lucy (Universal Pictures)

BEST MALE PERFORMANCE
· Bradley Cooper – American Sniper (Warner Bros.)
· Chris Pratt – Guardians of the Galaxy (Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures)
· Ansel Elgort – The Fault in Our Stars (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)
· Miles Teller – Whiplash (Sony Pictures Classic)
· Channing Tatum – Foxcatcher (Sony Pictures Classic)

BEST SCARED-AS-S**T PERFORMANCE
· Rosamund Pike – Gone Girl (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)
· Annabelle Wallis – Annabelle (Warner Bros.)
· Jennifer Lopez – The Boy Next Door (Universal Pictures)
· Dylan O’Brien – The Maze Runner (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)
· Zach Gilford – The Purge: Anarchy (Universal Pictures)

BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCE
· Ansel Elgort – The Fault in Our Stars (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)
· Rosamund Pike- Gone Girl (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation))
· David Oyelowo – Selma (Paramount Pictures)
· Dylan O’Brien – The Maze Runner (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)
· Ellar Coltrane – Boyhood (IFC Films)

BEST SHIRTLESS PERFORMANCE
· Zac Efron – Neighbors (Universal Pictures)
· Chris Pratt – Guardians of the Galaxy (Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures)
· Channing Tatum – Foxcatcher (Sony Pictures Classic)
· Ansel Elgort – The Fault in Our Stars (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)
· Kate Upton – The Other Woman (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)

BEST DUO
· Channing Tatum & Jonah Hill – 22 Jump Street (Columbia Pictures/MGM)
· Zac Efron & Dave Franco – Neighbors (Universal Pictures)
· Shailene Woodley & Ansel Elgort – The Fault in Our Stars (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)
· Bradley Cooper & Vin Diesel – Guardians of the Galaxy (Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures)
· James Franco & Seth Rogen – The Interview (Columbia Pictures)

BEST FIGHT
· Jonah Hill vs. Jillian Bell – 22 Jump Street (Columbia/MGM)
· Chris Evans vs. Sebastian Stan – Captain America: The Winter Soldier (Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures)
· Dylan O’Brien vs. Will Poulter – The Maze Runner (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)
· Seth Rogen vs. Zac Efron – Neighbors (Universal Pictures)
· Edward Norton vs. Michael Keaton – Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (Fox Searchlight)

BEST KISS
· Ansel Elgort & Shailene Woodley- The Fault in Our Stars (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)
· James Franco & Seth Rogen – The Interview (Columbia Pictures)
· Andrew Garfield & Emma Stone – The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Columbia Pictures)
· Scarlett Johansson & Chris Evans – Captain America: The Winter Soldier (Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures)
· Rose Byrne & Halston Sage – Neighbors (Universal Pictures)

BEST WTF MOMENT
· Seth Rogen & Rose Byrne – Neighbors (Universal Pictures)
· Jonah Hill – 22 Jump Street (Columbia Pictures/MGM)
· Jason Sudeikis & Charlie Day – Horrible Bosses 2 (Warner Bros.)
· Miles Teller – Whiplash (Sony Pictures Classics)
· Rosario Dawson & Anders Holm – Top Five (Paramount Pictures)

BEST VILLAIN
· Rosamund Pike – Gone Girl (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)
· J.K. Simmons – Whiplash (Sony Pictures Classic)
· Jillian Bell – 22 Jump Street (Columbia Pictures/MGM)
· Meryl Streep – Into the Woods (Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures)
· Peter Dinklage – X-Men: Days of Future Past (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)

BEST MUSICAL MOMENT
· Jennifer Lawrence – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 (Lionsgate)
· Chris Pratt – Guardians of the Galaxy (Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures)
· Seth Rogen & Zac Efron – Neighbors (Universal Pictures)
· Bill Hader & Kristen Wiig- The Skeleton Twins (Roadside Attractions)
· Miles Teller – Whiplash (Sony Pictures Classics)

BEST COMEDIC PERFORMANCE
· Channing Tatum – 22 Jump Street (Columbia Pictures/MGM)
· Chris Pratt – Guardians of the Galaxy (Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures)
· Rose Byrne – Neighbors (Universal Pictures)
· Chris Rock – Top Five (Paramount Pictures)
· Kevin Hart – The Wedding Ringer (Screen Gems)

BEST ON-SCREEN TRANSFORMATION
· Eddie Redmayne – The Theory of Everything (Focus Features)
· Elizabeth Banks – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 (Lionsgate)
· Zoe Saldana – Guardians of the Galaxy (Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures)
· Steve Carell – Foxcatcher (Sony Pictures Classics)
· Ellar Coltrane – Boyhood (IFC Films)