June 15, 2010 03:34:02 GMT
'Iron Man 2' leads the pack with six nods, followed by 'The Twilight Saga's New Moon' which gets five nominations.
2010 Teen Choice Awards has announced their picks for the best in movie on Monday, June 14, revealing "Iron Man 2" domination. The Robert Downey Jr.-starring film grabs the most nods with six, including a nomination for the best sci-fi. For the said gong, the superhero flick will be up against "2012 (2009)", "Avatar", "District 9" and "The Time Traveler's Wife".
The "Iron Man" sequel additionally has chances to win Choice Sci-Fi Movie Actor kudo for Downey Jr., Choice Sci-Fi Movie Actress award for Scarlett Johansson and Gwyneth Paltrow, and Choice Dance prize for Downey Jr.'s dancing scene. The film additionally will be up against "The Twilight Saga's New Moon" in Choice Villain category, where Mickey Rourke and Rachelle Lefevre are among the nominees along with Joseph Gordon-Levitt ("G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra"), Stephen Lang ("Avatar") as well as Christopher Mintz-Plasse ("Kick-Ass").
Beside the Best Villain nod, "New Moon" is also nominated for Choice Fantasy Movie, facing off "Alice in Wonderland", "Clash of the Titans", "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" and "Prince of Persia: Sands of Time". Moreover, "Twilight" actors Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner vie for Choice Fantasy Movie Actor kudo, while the film beauty Kristen Stewart is nominated for Choice Fantasy Movie Actress gong.
Also grabbing multiple nods at this year's Teen Choice Awards are "G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra", "Avatar" and "The Proposal" which get four nominations each. Meanwhile, other nominees include "Sherlock Holmes", "A Nightmare on Elm Street" and "Get Him to the Greek".
Beside honoring those in movies, the 2010 Teen Choice Awards will also hand out the surfboard trophies to the "coolest" in music, TV and sports categories. Winners are decided by fans vote through the official website, and the result will be unveiled at a gala on August 9 at 8:00-10:00 P.M. ET/PT. Katy Perry has been announced to host and perform at show, with additional musical acts and presenters to be announced later.
Choice Movie: Action Adventure