“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.
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)
• 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