2014 Oscar Winners: '12 Years A Slave,' 'Gravity' And 'Dallas Buyers Club'

Here are your 2014 Oscar Winners from the 86th Annual Academy Awards.

Ellen DeGeneres hosted the big event, which featured one of the tightest Best Picture races in years. In the end 12 Years A Slave took home the big prize, but the rest of the awards were spread between Gravity (which won 7 Oscars total) and Dallas Buyers Club, which took home the two male acting awards. Other multiple winners included Frozen and The Great Gatsby; you can read the full list as well as our live blog below.

Below, read the 2014 Oscar winners. Our live blog is below.

Best Picture – 12 Years A Slave
Best Actress in a Leading Role - Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine
Best Actor in a Leading Role - Matthew McConaughey, Dallas Buyers Club
Best Director - Alfonso Cuarón, Gravity
Best Actress in a Supporting Role - Lupita Nyong'o, 12 Years a Slave
Best Actor in a Supporting Role - Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club
Best Original Screenplay - Her, written by Spike Jonze
Best Adapted Screenplay - 12 Years a Slave, screenplay by John Ridley
Best Animated Feature Film - Frozen
Best Documentary Feature - 20 Feet From Stardom
Best Foreign Language Film - The Great Beauty (Italy)
Best Visual Effects - Gravity, Tim Webber, Chris Lawrence, Dave Shirk and Neil Corbould
Best Film Editing - Gravity, Alfonso Cuarón and Mark Sanger
Best Cinematography - Gravity, Emmanuel Lubezki
Best Costume Design - The Great Gatsby, Catherine Martin
Best Makeup and Hairstyling - Dallas Buyers Club, Adruitha Lee and Robin Mathews
Best Production Design - The Great Gatsby, Catherine Martin (Production Design) and Beverley Dunn (Set Decoration)
Best Sound Mixing - Gravity, Skip Lievsay, Niv Adiri, Christopher Benstead and Chris Munro
Best Sound Editing - Gravity, Glenn Freemantle
Best Original Score - Gravity, Steven Price
Best Original Song - "Let It Go," Frozen, music and lyric by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez
Best Animated Short Film - Mr. Hublot, Laurent Witz and Alexandre Espigares
Best Live-Action Short Film - Helium, Anders Walter and Kim Magnusson
Best Documentary Short Subject - The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life, Malcolm Clarke and Nicholas Reed

Here's our live blog:

12 Years a Slave

Best Picture

American Hustle

Captain Phillips

Dallas Buyers Club





12 Years a Slave

The Wolf of Wall Street

Reaction: Not a surprise plus, in my mind, it's the best of the bunch.

8:55 p.m. Will Smith gives out Best Picture to end our evening.

Matthew McConaughey in Dallas Buyers Club

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Christian Bale, American Hustle

Bruce Dern, Nebraska

Leonardo DiCaprio, The Wolf of Wall Street

Chiwetel Ejiofor, 12 Years a Slave

Matthew McConaughey, Dallas Buyers Club

Reaction: There's a new episode of True Detective tonight starring an Oscar winner! And while he was the favorite, I must say, I would've preferred Ejiofor or DiCaprio. But the year of McConaughey continues. Interstellar next!

8:48 p.m. Jennifer Lawrence, "Why are you laughing?" she says to someone in the front row. I asked her about this.

Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Amy Adams, American Hustle

Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine

Sandra Bullock, Gravity

Judi Dench, Philomena

Meryl Streep, August: Osage County

Reaction: Blanchett's second Oscar, first for leading, a well-deserved victory, even if I liked some of the other performances more. 

8:41 p.m. Daniel Day-Lewis. Best Actress. Let's do it.

Alfonso Cuaron Gravity

Best Director

David O. Russell, American Hustle

Alfonso Cuarón, Gravity

Alexander Payne, Nebraska

Steve McQueen, 12 Years a Slave

Martin Scorsese, The Wolf of Wall Street

Reaction: Two Oscars tonight for Cuaron!

8:31 p.m. Angelina Jolie and Sidney Poitier present Best Director. Standing O for Poitier.

8:30 p.m. Three hours in, but this show has felt very fast. Got the big four to go.

Best Original Screenplay

American Hustle, written by Eric Warren Singer and David O. Russell

Blue Jasmine, written by Woody Allen

Dallas Buyers Club, written by Craig Borten & Melisa Wallack

Her, written by Spike Jonze

Nebraska, written by Bob Nelson

Reaction: YES, YES, YES, YES, YES!!!

Best Adapted Screenplay

Before Midnight, written by Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy, and Ethan Hawke

Captain Phillips, screenplay by Billy Ray

Philomena, screenplay by Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope

12 Years a Slave, screenplay by John Ridley

The Wolf of Wall Street, screenplay by Terence Winter

Reaction: Hard to argue with this one.

8:23 p.m. Robert De Niro and Penelope Cruz to give out the screenwriting awards.

Frozen title

Best Original Song

"Happy," Despicable Me 2, music and lyric by Pharrell Williams

"Let It Go," Frozen, music and lyric by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez

"The Moon Song," Her, music by Karen O; lyric by Karen O and Spike Jonze

"Ordinary Love," Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, music by Paul Hewson, Dave Evans, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen and lyric by Paul Hewson

Reaction: Four truly great songs, but the Oscar goes to the one that's going to endure. Plus an E-G-O-T for LOPEZ!

Gravity BTS

Best Original Score

The Book Thief, John Williams

Gravity, Steven Price

Her, William Butler and Owen Pallett

Philomena, Alexandre Desplat

Saving Mr. Banks, Thomas Newman

Reaction: Out of all these films, one had the music as a character. And that film won.  Steven Price scored The World's End this year as well and is doing Ant-Man.

8:12 p.m. Jamie Foxx and Jessica Biel present the award for Original Score and Original Song.

8:08 p.m. John Travolta introduces "Let it Go" from Frozen. And TOTALLY screws up Idina Menzel's name.

8:05 p.m. Goldie Hawn talking about a few more Best Picture nominees.

7:58 p.m. Bette Midler singing "The Wind Beneath My Wings" for the deceased.

7:53 p.m. Glenn Close introduces the In Memoriam. This is going to be tough. James Gandolfini starts it, Philip Seymour Hoffman closes it. In between Paul Walker, Ray Harryhausen, Harold Ramis, Robert Ebert, Sid Caesar, Shirley Temple. Just so sad. A terrible year.

7:46 p.m. Chris Evans introduces a popular heroes montage. These are the worst part of the show.

Best Production Design

American Hustle, Judy Becker (Production Design) and Heather Loeffler (Set Decoration)

Gravity, Andy Nicholson (Production Design) and Rosie Goodwin and Joanne Woollard (Set Decoration)

The Great Gatsby, Catherine Martin (Production Design) and Beverley Dunn (Set Decoration)

Her, K.K. Barrett (Production Design) and Gene Serdena (Set Decoration)

12 Years a Slave, Adam Stockhausen (Production Design) and Alice Baker (Set Decoration)

Reaction: Gravity loses! And The Great Gatsby now has two Oscars.

7:43 p.m. Jennifer Garner and Benedict Cumberbatch present Production Design.

7:33 p.m. The children of Judy Garland are introduced by Whoopi Goldberg to commemorate the 75th anniversary of The Wizard of Oz. Also, Pink is performing a tribute to the film.

Best Film Editing

American Hustle, Jay Cassidy, Crispin Struthers and Alan Baumgarten

Captain Phillips, Christopher Rouse

Dallas Buyers Club, John Mac McMurphy and Martin Pensa

Gravity, Alfonso Cuarón and Mark Sanger

12 Years a Slave, Joe Walker

Reaction: Beginning to see a trend, here? By the way, Cuaron's first Oscar.

7:30 p.m. Anna Kendrick and Gabourey Sidibe present Film Editing (and come out to an orchestral version of "Cups.")

Best Cinematography

The Grandmaster, Philippe Le Sourd

Gravity, Emmanuel Lubezki

Inside Llewyn Davis, Bruno Delbonnel

Nebraska, Phedon Papamichael

Prisoners, Roger A. Deakins

Reaction: The clear front runner, deserved, but another snub for Inside Llewyn Davis and Deakins.

7:26 p.m. Amy Adams and Bill Murray present cinematography. She hinted at him doing Ghostbusters 3.  Then, he thanks Harold Ramis. A beautiful moment.

7:25 p.m. The head of the Academy is pimping their new museum. Here's a link.

7:20 p.m. Ellen bought pizza and just handed it out to a bunch of movie stars. Kind of weird and funny.

Lupita Nyong'o, 12 Years a Slave

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Sally Hawkins, Blue Jasmine

Jennifer Lawrence, American Hustle

Lupita Nyong'o, 12 Years a Slave

Julia Roberts, August: Osage County

June Squibb, Nebraska

Reaction: Powerful performance and she had all the momentum over the past few weeks. Her speech will probably be the big Oscar clip passed around Monday. Here's a link.

7:11 p.m. Best supporting actress time, here's Christoph Waltz.

Best Sound Editing

All Is Lost, Steve Boeddeker and Richard Hymns

Captain Phillips, Oliver Tarney

Gravity, Glenn Freemantle

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Brent Burge

Lone Survivor, Wylie Stateman

Reaction: Gravity cleaning up the tech awards.

Best Sound Mixing

Captain Phillips, Chris Burdon, Mark Taylor, Mike Prestwood Smith and Chris Munro

Gravity, Skip Lievsay, Niv Adiri, Christopher Benstead and Chris Munro

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Christopher Boyes, Michael Hedges, Michael Semanick and Tony Johnson

Inside Llewyn Davis, Skip Lievsay, Greg Orloff and Peter F. Kurland

Lone Survivor, Andy Koyama, Beau Borders and David Brownlow

Reaction: Damnit, I was hoping Inside Llewyn Davis would win an Oscar. But obviously, well deserved. 

7:06 p.m. Chris Hemsworth and Charlize Theron present the sound awards.

7:04 p.m. Michael B. Jordan and Kristen Bell talk Science and Tech Awards.

7:02 p.m. Host Ellen DeGeneres wants to get the award for most retweets ever with this:

6:54 p.m. Brad Pitt introduces U2, performing Ordinary Love from Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.

6:51 p.m. "Ladies and gentleman, Tyler Perry." Introducing more Best Picture nominees.

Best Foreign Language Film

The Broken Circle Breakdown (Belgium)

The Great Beauty (Italy)

The Hunt (Denmark)

The Missing Picture (Cambodia)

Omar (Palestine)

6:48 p.m. Ewan McGregor and Viola Davis present Foreign Language.

6:40 p.m. Kevin Spacey just did his Frank Underwood accent talking about the Governor's Awards, which went to Steve Martin, Angela Lansbury, Piero Tosi and Angelina Jolie.

Best Documentary Feature

The Act of Killing

Cutie and the Boxer

Dirty Wars

The Square

20 Feet From Stardom

Reaction: Not exactly an upset, though many thought The Act of Killing had a shot. Of late though, this upbeat music doc gained momentum thanks to The Weinstein Company.

6:36 p.m. Bradley Cooper presents Best Documentary.

Best Documentary Short Subject

CaveDigger, Jeffrey Karoff

Facing Fear, Jason Cohen

Karama Has No Walls, Sara Ishaq

The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life, Malcolm Clarke and Nicholas Reed

Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall, Edgar Barens

Reaction: Again, haven't see the film but director Malcolm Clarke now has two Oscars.

Best Live-Action Short Film

Aquel No Era Yo (That Wasn't Me), Esteban Crespo

Avant Que De Tout Perdre (Just Before Losing Everything), Xavier Legrand and Alexandre Gavras

Helium, Anders Walter and Kim Magnusson

Pitääkö Mun Kaikki Hoitaa? (Do I Have to Take Care of Everything?), Selma Vilhunen and Kirsikka Saari

The Voorman Problem, Mark Gill and Baldwin Li

Reaction: Haven't seen the film but producer Kim Magnusson now has two Oscars. Impressive.

6:30 p.m. Kate Hudson and Jason Sudekis present Live action short films.

6:24 p.m. Zac Efron introduces Karen O performing her song from Her.

Best Visual Effects

Gravity, Tim Webber, Chris Lawrence, Dave Shirk and Neil Corbould

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, Joe Letteri, Eric Saindon, David Clayton and Eric Reynolds

Iron Man 3, Christopher Townsend, Guy Williams, Erik Nash and Dan Sudick

The Lone Ranger, Tim Alexander, Gary Brozenich, Edson Williams and John Frazier

Star Trek Into Darkness, Roger Guyett, Patrick Tubach, Ben Grossmann and Burt Dalton

Reaction: Quote possibly one of the best effects films ever. Well-deserved.

6:20 p.m. Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Emma Watson present Best Visual Effects.

6:17 p.m. Sally Field continues the "Heroes in Hollywood" theme with a little talk on real life heroes (in movies, of course).

Best Animated Feature Film

The Croods

Despicable Me 2

Ernest and Celestine


The Wind Rises

Reaction: Duh. It's not the best of the bunch, but it was the obvious front-runner.

Best Animated Short Film

Feral, Daniel Sousa and Dan Golden

Get a Horse!, Lauren MacMullan and Dorothy McKim

Mr. Hublot, Laurent Witz and Alexandre Espigares

Possessions, Shuhei Morita

Room on the Broom, Max Lang and Jan Lachauer

Reaction: Gotta be the night's first upset considering how many people say Get A Horse in front of Frozen.

6:11 p.m. Matthew McConaughey and Kim Novak presenting Best Animated Short and feature. Awkward central.

6:05 p.m. Channing Tatum for Team Oscars, six student filmmakers. Outro with The Avengers theme.

6 p.m. Harrison Ford introducing three Best Picture nominees, comes out to Indiana Jones' theme.

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

Dallas Buyers Club, Adruitha Lee and Robin Mathews

Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa, Stephen Prouty

The Lone Ranger, Joel Harlow and Gloria Pasqua-Casny

Reaction: Possibly the best $250 ever spent.

Best Costume Design

American Hustle, Michael Wilkinson

The Grandmaster, William Chang Suk Ping

The Great Gatsby, Catherine Martin

The Invisible Woman, Michael O'Connor

12 Years a Slave, Patricia Norris

Reaction: A bit of an upset over American Hustle, but Martin has won three Oscars and the costumes are definitely a highlight of The Great Gatsby.

5:57 p.m. Samuel L. Jackson and Naomi Watts present Costume Design/Makeup.

5:50 p.m. Pharrell performs Happy from Despicable Me 2.

5:47 p.m. Jim Carrey now on stage doing Bruce Dern impressions. Not sure the reason. Oh, he's there to discuss animated heroes. Okay. I didn't quite get it.

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Barkhad Abdi, Captain Phillips

Bradley Cooper, American Hustle

Michael Fassbender, 12 Years a Slave

Jonah Hill, The Wolf of Wall Street

Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club

Reaction: Leto has been the front runner all awards season, so this is not a surprise. It's a well-deserved award for a brave, powerful performance. Here's hoping we don't have to wait another six years for Leto's next film.

5:30 p.m. Ellen is now on stage!

5:22 p.m. About ready to start. We'll bump the latest award results to the top as they happen.

5:00 p.m. If are unsure what to watch tonight, ABC's coverage has male model Tyson Beckford doing interviews and it's funnier than anything.

4:50 p.m. Hey everyone, Germain here. Ready to update when something good happens. Unfortunately, the Red Carpet has been incredibly boring so far. The show gets going in 40 minutes.