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2015-03-05 10:30

Los Angeles - Guardians of the Galaxy, The Fault in Our Stars and Neighbors lead the 2015 MTV Movie Awards nominations with seven nods each.

The superhero film has received a nod for the coveted Movie of the Year as well as nominations for Chris Pratt for a host of accolades, including Best Male Performance, Best Shirtless Performance and Best Comedic Performance for his portrayal of Star-Lord.

The Fault in Our Stars Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort are jointly nominated for Best Duo as well as Best Kiss, while Neighbors stars Seth Rogen and Zac Efron were handed a nod for Best Fight.

22 Jump Street and Whiplash received five nominations each, whilst The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 and Gone Girl received four apiece.

In the Best Male Performance category, Bradley Cooper will go head-to-head with Chris Pratt, Ansel, Miles Teller and Channing Tatum. The Best Female Performance category will be contested by Jennifer Lawrence, Emma Stone, Shailene, Reese Witherspoon and Scarlett Johansson.

The MTV Movie Awards take place at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on Monday April 13 and Amy Schumer will host the ceremony.

Fans are able to cast their votes for their favourites now through until Saturday 11 April. The voting for the prestigious Movie of the Year award will continue during the show's live broadcast.

The 2015 MTV Movie Awards full list of nominations:

Movie of the Year presented by Geico:
American Sniper
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
Guardians of the Galaxy
Gone Girl
The Fault in Our Stars

Best Female Performance:
Jennifer Lawrence - The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 1
Emma Stone - Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
Shailene Woodley - The Fault in Our Stars
Reese Witherspoon - Wild
Scarlett Johansson - Lucy

Best Male Performance:
Bradley Cooper - American Sniper
Chris Pratt - Guardians of the Galaxy
Ansel Elgort - The Fault in Our Stars
Miles Teller - Whiplash
Channing Tatum - Foxcatcher

Best Scared-As-S**t Performance:
Rosamund Pike - Gone Girl
Annabelle Wallis - Annabelle
Jennifer Lopez - The Boy Next Door
Dylan O'Brien - The Maze Runner
Zach Gilford - The Purge: Anarchy

Breakthrough Performance:
Ansel Elgort - The Fault in Our Stars
Rosamund Pike - Gone Girl
David Oyelowo - Selma
Dylan O'Brien - The Maze Runner
Ellar Coltrane - Boyhood

Best Shirtless Performance:
Zac Efron - Neighbors
Chris Pratt - Guardians of the Galaxy
Channing Tatum - Foxcatcher
Ansel Elgort - The Fault in Our Stars
Kate Upton - The Other Woman

Best Duo:
Channing Tatum & Jonah Hill - 22 Jump Street
Zac Efron & Dave Franco - Neighbors
Shailene Woodley & Ansel Elgort - The Fault in Our Stars
Bradley Cooper & Vin Diesel - Guardians of the Galaxy
James Franco & Seth Rogen - The Interview

Best Fight:
Jonah Hill vs. Jillian Bell - 22 Jump Street
Chris Evans vs. Sebastian Stan - Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Dylan O'Brien vs. Will Poulter - The Maze Runner
Seth Rogen vs. Zac Efron - Neighbors
Edward Norton vs. Michael Keaton - Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

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