Nominations for the 85th Academy Awards were announced this morning by the show's host, Seth MacFarlane, and actress Emma Stone. Lincoln and Life of Pi led the pack of this year's contenders. Below is a list of ACADEMY AWARD nominations by picture:Lincoln - 12 nominationsDreamWorks Pictures/20th Century Fox Production (Walt Disney/20th Century Fox)Daniel Day-Lewis - Performance by an actor in a leading roleTommy Lee Jones - Performance by an actor in a supporting roleSally Field - Performance by an actress in a supporting roleCinematographyCostume designDirectingFilm editingOriginal scoreBest pictureProduction designSound mixingAdapted screenplayLife of Pi - 11 nominationsFox 2000 Pictures Production (20th Century Fox)CinematographyDirectingFilm editingOriginal scoreOriginal song - "Pi's Lullaby"Best pictureProduction designSound editingSound mixingVisual effectsAdapted screenplayLES MISERABLES - 8 nominationsUniversal Pictures and Working Title Production (Universal)Hugh Jackman - Performance by an actor in a leading roleAnne Hathaway - Performance by an actress in a supporting roleCostume designMakeup and hairstylingOriginal song - "Suddenly"Best pictureProduction designSound mixingSilver Linings Playbook - 8 nominationsWeinstein Company Production (The Weinstein Company)Bradley Cooper - Performance by an actor in a leading roleRobert De Niro - Performance by an actor in a supporting roleJennifer Lawrence - Performance by an actress in a leading roleJacki Weaver - Performance by an actress in a supporting roleDirectingFilm editingBest pictureAdapted screenplayArgo - 7 nominationsStage 16 Pictures Production (Warner Bros.)Alan Arkin - Performance by an actor in a supporting roleFilm editingOriginal scoreBest pictureSound editingSound mixingAdapted screenplayZero Dark Thirty - 5 nominationsColumbia Pictures Production (Sony Pictures Releasing)Jessica Chastain - Performance by an actress in a leading roleFilm editingBest pictureSound editingOriginal screenplayAmour - 5 nominationsLes Films du Losange/X Filme Creative Pool/Wega Film Production (Sony Pictures Classics)Emmanuelle Riva - Performance by an actress in a leading roleDirectingBest foreign language film (Austria)Best pictureOriginal screenplaySkyfall - 5 nominationsEon Productions Ltd./Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures/Columbia Pictures Production (Sony Pictures Releasing and MGM)CinematographyOriginal scoreOriginal song - "Skyfall"Sound editingSound mixingDjango Unchained - 5 nominationsWeinstein Company and Columbia Pictures Production (The Weinstein Company)Christoph Waltz - Performance by an actor in a supporting roleCinematographyBest pictureSound editingOriginal screenplayAnna Karenina - 4 nominationsWorking Title Films Production (Focus Features)CinematographyCostume designOriginal scoreProduction designBeasts of the Southern Wild - 4 nominationsCinereach and Court 13 Production (Fox Searchlight)Quvenzhané Wallis - Performance by an actress in a leading roleDirectingBest pictureAdapted screenplayThe Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - 3 nominationsNew Line and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Production (Warner Bros. and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer)Makeup and hairstylingProduction designVisual effectsThe Master - 3 nominationsGhoulardi Film Company/Annapurna Pictures Production (The Weinstein Company)Joaquin Phoenix - Performance by an actor in a leading rolePhilip Seymour Hoffman - Performance by an actor in a supporting roleAmy Adams - Performance by an actress in a supporting role"Snow White and the Huntsman," a Universal Pictures Production (Universal)(2 nominations)Costume designVisual effects"Flight," a Paramount Pictures Production (Paramount)(2 nominations)Denzel Washington - Performance by an actor in a leading roleOriginal screenplay5 Broken Cameras - 1 nominationGuy DVD Films/Burnat Films Palestine Production (Kino Lorber)Documentary feature"Frankenweenie," a Walt Disney Pictures Production (Walt Disney)(1 nomination)Best animated feature film"The Gatekeepers," a Les Films du Poisson/Dror Moreh/Cinephil Production (Sony Pictures Classics)(1 nomination)Documentary feature"Hitchcock," a Montecito Picture Company/Barnette/Thayer Production (Fox Searchlight)(1 nomination)Makeup and hairstyling"How to Survive a Plague," a How to Survive a Plague Production (Sundance Selects)(1 nomination)Documentary feature"The Impossible," an Apaches Entertainment/Telecinco Cinema in association with La Trini, CANAL +, ICAA, IVAC and Generalitat Valenciana Production (Summit Entertainment and Mediaset España)(1 nomination)Naomi Watts - Performance by an actress in a leading role"The Invisible War," a Chain Camera Pictures Production (Cinedigm/Docurama Films)(1 nomination)Documentary feature"Kon-Tiki," a Nordisk Film Production (The Weinstein Company)(1 nomination)Best foreign language film (Norway)"Marvel's The Avengers," a Marvel Studios Production (Walt Disney)(1 nomination)Visual effectsMirror Mirror, a Goldmann Pictures/Relativity Media/RAT Entertainment/Misher Films Production (Relativity Media)(1 nomination)Costume design"Moonrise Kingdom," an Indian Paintbrush Production (Focus Features)(1 nomination)Original screenplayNo - 1 nominationFabula Production (Sony Pictures Classics)Best foreign language film (Chile)ParaNorman - 1 nominationLAIKA Production (Focus Features)Best animated feature filmThe Pirates! Band of Misfits - 1 nominationColumbia and Sony Pictures Animation Production (Sony Pictures Releasing)Best animated feature filmPrometheus - 1 nomination20th Century Fox Production (20th Century Fox)Visual effectsBrave - 1 nominationPixar Animation Studios Production (Walt Disney)Best animated feature filmChasing Ice - 1 nominationExposure Production (Submarine Deluxe)Original song - "Before My Time"A Royal Affair - 1 nominationZentropa Production (Magnolia Pictures)Best foreign language film (Denmark)Searching for Sugar Man - 1 nominationRed Box Films and Passion Pictures in association with Canfield Pictures Production (Sony Pictures Classics)Documentary featureThe Sessions - 1 nominationSuch Much Films/Rhino Films Production (Fox Searchlight)Helen Hunt - Performance by an actress in a supporting roleTed - 1 nominationMedia Rights Capital Production (Universal)Original song - "Everybody Needs A Best Friend"War Witch - 1 nominationItem 7 Production (Tribeca Film)Best foreign language film (Canada)Wreck-It Ralph - 1 nominationWalt Disney Animation Studios Production (Walt Disney)Best animated feature filmAcademy Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2012 will be presented on Oscar Sunday, February 24, 2013, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center, and televised live on the ABC Television Network. The Oscar presentation also will be televised live in more than 225 countries worldwide.
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