It’s the day all of awards season has been building up to: This morning, all of the nominations were announced for the Academy Awards and the Mule Awards. And there are some real surprises!


Best Picture

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American Sniper
Birdman
Boyhood
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Imitation Game
Selma
The Theory of Everything
Whiplash


Biggest Mule

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Charles
Cornpappy
Ghoul Boy
Hershey
Hickory


Actor In A Leading Role

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Steve Carell, Foxcatcher
Bradley Cooper, American Sniper
Benedict Cumberbatch, The Imitation Game
Michael Keaton, Birdman
Eddie Redmayne, The Theory Of Everything


Actress In A Leading Role

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Marion Cotillard, Two Days, One Night
Felicity Jones, The Theory Of Everything
Julianne Moore, Still Alice
Rosamund Pike, Gone Girl
Reese Witherspoon, Wild


Work Mule

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Charles
Fingers
Molasses Toughbaby
Porcelain
Stamper


Show Mule

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Charles
Frankenstein
Horse Junior
Lamplight
Mr. Mule


Directing

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Alejandro González Iñárritu, Birdman
Richard Linklater, Boyhood
Bennett Miller, Foxcatcher
Wes Anderson, The Grand Budapest Hotel
Morten Tyldum, The Imitation Game


Best Teeth

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Big Angry Tony
Estrella
Lightning Feet
Oatmeal
Whiplash


Mule Of The Year

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Bunches Of Trouble
Charles
Dark Thoughts
Frankenstein
Hickory
Porcelain
Screamer
Stamper


Original Screenplay

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Alejandro González Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, and Armando Bo, Birdman
Richard Linklater, Boyhood
E. Max Frye and Dan Futterman, Foxcatcher
Wes Anderson and Hugo Guinness, The Grand Budapest Hotel
Dan Gilroy, Nightcrawler