My favorite time of the year! The International Press Academy announced their nominations for the 14th Annual Satellite Awards on Sunday. Leading the pack with 10 nominations was "Nine," while "An Education," "Precious," "Up in the Air," and "The Hurt Locker" scored five each. Here's a list of nominations in the major categories: Motion Picture, Drama The Hurt Locker Bright Star An Education The Messenger Precious The Stoning of Soraya M. Motion Picture, Comedy/Musical Julie & Julia The Informant! A Serious Man It’s Complicated Up in the Air Nine Actress, Drama Emily Blunt, The Young Victoria Abbie Cornish, Bright Star Carey Mulligan, An Education Shohreh Aghdashloo, The Stoning of Soraya M. Catalina Saavedra, The Maid Penélope Cruz, Broken Embraces Actor, Drama Johnny Depp, Public Enemies Hugh Dancy, Adam Jeremy Renner, The Hurt Locker Jeff Bridges, Crazy Heart Michael Sheen, The Damned United Colin Firth, A Single Man Actress, Comedy/Musical Meryl Streep, Julie & Julia Zooey Deschanel, (500) Days of Summer Katherine Heigl, The Ugly Truth (LMFAO!!!!) Sandra Bullock, The Proposal Marion Cotillard, Nine Actor, Comedy/Musical Daniel Day-Lewis, Nine Bradley Cooper, The Hangover Matt Damon, The Informant! Michael Stuhlbarg, A Serious Man George Clooney, Up in the Air Supporting Actress Emily Blunt, Sunshine Cleaning Mozhan Marno, The Stoning of Soraya M. Mo’Nique, Precious Anna Kendrick, Up in the Air Penélope Cruz, Nine Supporting Actor Christoph Waltz, Inglourious Basterds Alfred Molina, An Education Woody Harrelson, The Messenger James McAvoy, The Last Station Timothy Spall, The Damned United Director Neill Blonkamp, District 9 Rob Marshall, Nine Kathryn Bigelow, The Hurt Locker Lee Daniels, Precious Jane Campion, Bright Star Lone Scherfig, An Education Original Screenplay Jane Campion, Bright Star Mark Boal, The Hurt Locker Bob Peterson & Pete Docter, Up Scott Neustadter & Michael H. Weber, (500) Days of Summer Joel Coen & Ethan Coen, A Serious Man Adapted Screenplay Nora Ephron, Julie & Julia Nick Hornby, An Education Geoffrey Fletcher, Precious Neill Blonkamp & Terri Tatchell, District 9 Jason Reitman & Sheldon Turner, Up in the Air Foreign Language Film Red Cliff The Maid The White Ribbon Broken Embraces I Killed My Mother Winter in Wartime Animated or Mixed Media Film Up Where the Wild Things Are Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince The Princess and the Frog Fantastic Mr. Fox Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs Score Elliot Goldenthal, Public Enemies Rolfe Kent, Up in the Air Michael Giacchino, Up Carter Burwell & Karen O, Where the Wild Things Are Marvin Hamlisch, The Informant! Gabriel Yared, Amelia Song “Almost There,” Randy Newman, The Princess and the Frog “I Can See In Color,” Mary J. Blige, Precious “Down in New Orleans,” Randy Newman, The Princess and the Frog “Cinema Italiano,” Maury Yeston, Nine “The Weary Kind,” Ryan Bingham & T-Bone Burnett, Crazy Heart “We Are the Children of the World,” Terry Gilliam, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus 10 best films of 2009 (500) Days of Summer A Serious Man An Education Bright Star Inglourious Basterds Nine Precious The Hurt Lucker The Stoning of Soraya M. Up in the Air The awards will be presented Dec. 20 at the InterContinental Hotel in Century City.