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2008 MTV Movie Award Nominations

Superbad, Transformers Lead the 2008 MTV Movie Award Nominations

This year's MTV Movie Awards, airing live June 1, will mark the second time hosting for Mike Myers who said in a statement, "Hosting the MTV Movie Awards is like a party, but without having to do beer runs in your mom's minivan." He then added, "We do beer runs in Will Smith's four-story motor home."

Today we have a full list of the nominated movies vying for the Golden Popcorn statues at this year's "party." Awesomely, Michael Cera is all over this list, for both Superbad and Juno. Shia LaBeouf is also well-represented, as is Amy Adams. Superbad leads several nominations, with a bunch of Juno, Enchanted and Transformers rounding out the rest.

I was slightly surprised to see some titles included in the list, like No Country for Old Men, American Gangster and Sex and the City: The Movie. Maybe I'm not too clear on who the audience is for MTV. . .Can they even get into these movies?

Anyway, now that the nominations have been announced, you can cast your votes for which movies should win over on the MTV Movie Awards site. To check out a full list of nominees,


Best Comedic Performance
Amy Adams, Enchanted
Johnny Depp, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
Jonah Hill, Superbad
Seth Rogen, Knocked Up
Adam Sandler, I Now Pronounce You Chuck And Larry

Best Female Performance
Amy Adams, Enchanted
Jessica Biel, I Now Pronounce You Chuck And Larry
Katherine Heigl, Knocked Up
Keira Knightley, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
Ellen Page, Juno

Best Fight
Alien vs. Predator, Alien vs. Predator: Survival of the Fittest
Hayden Christensen vs. Jamie Bell, Jumper
Matt Damon vs. Joey Ansah, The Bourne Ultimatum
Sean Faris vs. Cam Gigandet, Never Back Down
Tobey Maguire vs. James Franco, Spider-Man 3
Chris Tucker & Jackie Chan vs. Sun Ming Ming, Rush Hour 3

Best Kiss
Amy Adams and Patrick Dempsey, Enchanted
Briana Evigan and Robert Hoffman, Step Up 2 the Streets
Shia LaBeouf and Sarah Roemer, Disturbia
Ellen Page and Michael Cera, Juno
Daniel Radcliffe and Katie Leung, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Best Male Performance
Michael Cera, Juno
Matt Damon, The Bourne Ultimatum
Shia LaBeouf, Transformers
Will Smith, I Am Legend
Denzel Washington, American Gangster

Best Movie
I Am Legend
National Treasure: Book of Secrets
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End

Best Summer Movie So Far
The Chronicles Of Narnia: Prince Caspian
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
Iron Man
Sex And The City: The Movie
Speed Racer

Best Villain
Javier Bardem, No Country for Old Men
Johnny Depp, Sweeney Todd
Topher Grace, Spider-Man 3
Angelina Jolie, Beowulf
Denzel Washington, American Gangster

Breakthrough Performance
Nikki Blonsky, Hairspray
Chris Brown, This Christmas
Michael Cera, Superbad
Zac Efron, Hairspray
Megan Fox, Transformers
Jonah Hill, Superbad
Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Superbad
Seth Rogen, Knocked Up


Join The Conversation
Jenny86 Jenny86 9 years
It's gonna be boring! Who's going to perform. Mariah was AMAZING three years ago on the show. They should bring her back!
KDwxgirl KDwxgirl 9 years
Yeah my first thought was "Mike Myers? What is this, 1998?"
Tech Tech 9 years
I used to love the MTV Movie Awards so much--for one reason: the way the edited the nominees and added music. It was genius, but it seems like they gave up on that.
ShannonSoCrazy ShannonSoCrazy 9 years
I have pretty much given up on expecting anything worth watching from MTV. I remember looking forward to these award shows, but the past few years they have been so lame.
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