'American Hustle'

(L to R)Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jeremy Renner, Christian Bale and Jennifer Lawrence star in Columbia Pictures' "American Hustle." (Columbia Pictures / April 22, 2013)

The nominations for the 2014 MTV Movie Awards have been released, with “American Hustle” and “The Wolf of Wall Street” leading the nominations with eight each.

“The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” follows close behind with seven nominations, including Best Picture and Best Female Performance for the movie's star, Jennifer Lawrence.

“12 Years a Slave,” the Oscar best picture winner, is among the nominees for movie of the year.

Other notable nominations include Michael B. Jordan for Breakthrough Performance, Best Kiss for Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Adams in “American Hustle” and Best Shirtless Performance for Jennifer Aniston in  “We're the Millers.”

Voting for the movie awards categories opens on Thursday at MovieAwards.MTV.com.

The MTV Movie Awards will be broadcast live from the Nokia Theatre LA Live on April 13 with Conan O'Brien hosting the festivities.

Read the full list of nominees below:

MOVIE OF THE YEAR

“12 Years a Slave” (Fox Searchlight Pictures)

“American Hustle” (Columbia Pictures)

“The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” (Warner Bros. Pictures)

“The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” (Lionsgate)

“The Wolf of Wall Street” (Paramount Pictures)

BEST FEMALE PERFORMANCE

Amy Adams – “American Hustle” (Columbia Pictures)

Jennifer Aniston – “We're the Millers” (New Line Cinema)

Sandra Bullock – “Gravity” (Warner Bros. Pictures)

Jennifer Lawrence – “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” (Lionsgate)

Lupita Nyong'o – “12 Years a Slave” (Fox Searchlight Pictures)

BEST MALE PERFORMANCE

Bradley Cooper – “American Hustle” (Columbia Pictures)

Leonardo DiCaprio – “The Wolf of Wall Street” (Paramount Pictures)

Chiwetel Ejiofor – “12 Years a Slave” (Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Josh Hutcherson – “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” (Lionsgate)

Matthew McConaughey – “Dallas Buyers Club” (Focus Features)

BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCE

Liam James – “The Way Way Back” (Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Michael B. Jordan – “Fruitvale Station” (The Weinstein Company)

Will Poulter – “We're the Millers” (New Line Cinema)

Margot Robbie – “The Wolf of Wall Street” (Paramount Pictures)

Miles Teller – “The Spectacular Now” (A24 Films)

BEST KISS

Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Adams – “American Hustle” (Columbia Pictures)

Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Scarlett Johansson – “Don Jon” (Relativity Media)

James Franco, Ashley Benson and Vanessa Hudgens – “Spring Breakers” (A24 Films)

Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller – “The Spectacular Now” (A24 Films)

Emma Roberts, Jennifer Aniston and Will Poulter – “We're the Millers” (New Line Cinema)

BEST FIGHT

• “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues” (Paramount Pictures) – Will Ferrell, Paul Rudd,David

Koechnerand Steve Carell vs. James Marsden vs. Sacha Baron Cohen vs. Kanye West vs.

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler vs. Jim Carrey and Marion Cotillard vs. Will Smith vs. Liam Neeson

and John C. Reilly vs. Greg Kinnear

• “Identity Thief” (Universal Pictures) – Jason Bateman vs. Melissa McCarthy

• “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” (Warner Bros. Pictures) – Orlando Bloom and

Evangeline Lilly vs. Orcs

• “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” (Lionsgate) – Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson andSam

Claflinvs. Mutant Monkeys

• “This is the End” (Columbia Pictures) – Jonah Hill vs. James Franco and Seth Rogen

BEST COMEDIC PERFORMANCE

Kevin Hart – “Ride Along” (Universal Pictures)

Jonah Hill – “The Wolf of Wall Street” (Paramount Pictures)

Johnny Knoxville – “Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa” (Paramount Pictures)

Melissa McCarthy – “The Heat” (20th Century Fox)

Jason Sudeikis – “We're the Millers” (New Line Cinema)

BEST SCARED-AS-S**T PERFORMANCE

Rose Byrne – “Insidious: Chapter 2″ (FilmDistrict)

Jessica Chastain – “Mama” (Universal Pictures)

Vera Farmiga – “The Conjuring” (New Line Cinema)

Ethan Hawke – “The Purge” (Universal Pictures)

Brad Pitt – “World War Z” (Paramount Pictures)

BEST ON-SCREEN DUO

Amy Adams and Christian Bale – “American Hustle” (Columbia Pictures)

Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto – “Dallas Buyers Club” (Focus Features)

Vin Diesel and Paul Walker – “Fast & Furious 6″ (Universal Pictures)

• Ice Cube and Kevin Hart – “Ride Along” (Universal Pictures)

Jonah Hill and Leonardo DiCaprio – “The Wolf of Wall Street” (Paramount Pictures)

BEST SHIRTLESS PERFORMANCE

Jennifer Aniston – “We're the Millers” (New Line Cinema)

Sam Claflin – “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” (Lionsgate)

Leonardo DiCaprio – “The Wolf of Wall Street” (Paramount Pictures)

Zac Efron – “That Awkward Moment” (Focus Features)

Chris Hemsworth – “Thor: The Dark World” (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)

#WTF MOMENT

Steve Carell, Will Ferrell, Paul Rudd and David Koechner – “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues” (Paramount Pictures)

The Channel 4 News Team's afternoon is no longer a delight as their speeding van filled with bowling balls, scorpions and hot oil takes a tumble on the highway.

Johnny Knoxville and Jackson Nicoll – “Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa” (Paramount Pictures)

Johnny Knoxville and Jackson Nicoll manage to strike fear into a room full of unsuspecting beauty pageant-loving parents thanks to a bump n’ grind dance routine to a Warrant classic.

Cameron Diaz – “The Counselor” (20th Century Fox)

Having sex in a car is pretty much a rite of passage, but having sex with a car? Cameron Diaz's Malkina gets down and dirty with a bright yellow Ferrari to show the world how it's done.

Leonardo DiCaprio – “The Wolf of Wall Street” (Paramount Pictures)

Leonardo DiCaprio's iconic portrayal of excessive Wall Street player Jordan Belfort takes a turn for the insane when he takes his Lamborghini for a spin.

Danny McBride and Channing Tatum – “This is the End” (Columbia Pictures)

Danny McBride shows an apocalyptic world, and uncomfortable theater-goers everywhere, that there's no better pet than a scantily-clad Channing Tatum.

BEST VILLAIN

Barkhad Abdi – “Captain Phillips” (Columbia Pictures)

Benedict Cumberbatch – “Star Trek into Darkness” (Paramount Pictures)

Michael Fassbender – “12 Years a Slave” (Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Mila Kunis – “Oz The Great and Powerful” (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)

Donald Sutherland – “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” (Lionsgate)

BEST ON-SCREEN TRANSFORMATION

Christian Bale – “American Hustle” (Columbia Pictures)

Elizabeth Banks – “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” (Lionsgate)

Orlando Bloom – “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” (Warner Bros. Pictures)

Jared Leto – “Dallas Buyers Club” (Focus Features)

Matthew McConaughey – “Dallas Buyers Club” (Focus Features)

BEST MUSICAL MOMENT

Backstreet Boys, Jay Baruchel, Seth Rogen and Craig Robinson – “This is the End” (Columbia Pictures)

Spoiler alert! Backstreet Boys reunite in heaven to perform “Everybody” with signature boy band moves and flair for this unforgettable apocalyptic ending.

Jennifer Lawrence – “American Hustle” (Columbia Pictures)

Lawrence cleans and dances her frustrations away as she mouths the words to 70s classic “Live and Let Die.”

Leonardo DiCaprio – “The Wolf of Wall Street” (Paramount Pictures)

During his wedding reception, DiCaprio's fraudulent Jordan Belfort pops and locks it to Bo Diddley's “Pretty Thing.”

Melissa McCarthy – “Identity Thief” (Universal Pictures)

To ease the tension of stealing Sandy's identity, McCarthy's Diana shows her musical range as she attempts to sing along with the car radio — and even hits that high note in “Barracuda.”

Will Poulter – “We're the Millers” (New Line Cinema)

With eyes wide shut, Poulter's Kenny Rossmore throws it back to the 90s with a hilarious rendition of TLC's “Waterfalls.”

BEST CAMEO PERFORMANCE

Robert De Niro – “American Hustle” (Columbia Pictures)

Amy Poehler and Tina Fey – “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues” (Paramount Pictures)

Kanye West – “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues” (Paramount Pictures)

Joan Rivers – “Iron Man 3″ (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)

Rihanna – “This is the End” (Columbia Pictures)

BEST HERO

Henry Cavill as Clark Kent – “Man of Steel” (Warner Bros. Pictures)

Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man – “Iron Man 3″ (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)

Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins – “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” (Warner Bros. Pictures)

Chris Hemsworth as Thor – “Thor: The Dark World” (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)

Channing Tatum as John Cale – “White House Down” (Columbia Pictures)