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'300' & 'Pirates of the Caribbean' Lead Nominations at MTV Movie Awards

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Apr 30, 2007 | 10:37am EDT

War epic 300 and sequel Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest are leading the nominations for the 2007 MTV Movie Awards with five and four nods apiece.

Both films have been nominated for the Best Movie award, alongside Blades of GloryBorat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan and Little Miss Sunshine.

300 star Gerard Butler is up for Best Performance and Best Fight, while Lena Headey and Rodrigo Santoro have been nominated for Breakthrough Performance and Best Villain, respectively.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest actors Johnny Depp and Keira Knightley have also both picked up nods for Best Performance, while Bill Nighy is up for Best Villain.

The full list of 2007 MTV Movie Awards nominees is:

Best Movie:

300

Blades of Glory

Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

Little Miss Sunshine

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

Best Performance:

Gerard Butler--300

Johnny Depp--Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

Keira Knightley--Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

Jennifer Hudson--Dreamgirls

Beyonce Knowles--Dreamgirls

Will Smith--The Pursuit of Happyness

Breakthrough Performance:

Emily Blunt--The Devil Wears Prada

Abigail Breslin--Little Miss Sunshine

Lena Headey--300

Columbus Short--Stomp the Yard

Jaden Smith--The Pursuit of Happyness

Justin Timberlake--Alpha Dog

Best Comedic Performance:

Emily Blunt--The Devil Wears Prada

Sacha Baron Cohen--Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

Will Ferrell--Blades of Glory

Adam Sandler--Click

Ben Stiller--Night at the Museum

Best Kiss:

Cameron Diaz & Jude Law--The Holiday

Will Ferrell & Sacha Baron Cohen--Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

Columbus Short & Meagan Good--Stomp the Yard

Mark Wahlberg & Elizabeth Banks--Invincible

Marlon Wayans & Brittany Daniel--The Little Man

Best Villain:

Tobin Bell--Saw III

Jack Nicholson--The Departed

Bill Nighy--Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

Rodrigo Santoro--300

Meryl Streep--The Devil Wears Prada

Best Fight:

Jack Black & Hector Jimenez vs. Los Duendes (Wrestling Match)--Nacho Libre 

Gerard Butler vs. 'The Uber Immortal' (The Spartan/Persian Battle)--300

Sacha Baron Cohen vs. Ken Davitian (Naked Wrestling)--Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

Will Ferrell vs. Jon Heder (Ice-Rink Fight)--Blades of Glory

Uma Thurman vs. Anna Faris (Super Girl Fight)--My Super Ex-Girlfriend

Best Summer Movie You Haven't Seen Yet: 

Evan Almighty (released June 22) 

Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (released June 15) 

Hairspray (released July 20) 

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (released July 13) 

Rush Hour 3 (released Aug. 10) 

Transformers (released July 4)

MTVu Best Filmmaker on Campus:

Robert Dastoli--Southwestern Orange County vs. The Flying Saucers (University of Central Florida)

Maria Gigante--Girls Room (Columbia College, Chicago)

Josh Greenbaum--Border Patrol (University of Southern California)

Alexander Poe--Please Forget I Exist (Columbia University)

Andrew Shipsides--Bottleneck (Savannah College of Art & Design)

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