Oscar 2014 Betting Odds as ‘Gravity’, ‘American Hustle” Win Most Nominations

Written by:
Carrie Stroup
Published on:
Oscar 2014 Betting Odds as ‘Gravity’, ‘American Hustle” Win Most Nominations

Carrie Stroup here with your Oscar 2014 betting odds as nominations were announced Thursday morning. 

While both “Gravity” and “American Hustle” stole the show, it was “Twelve Years A Slave” that is still listed as the early favorite to win for Best Picture at Sportsbook.com.  The good news for Oscar betting fans is that three films appear to be vying for the favorite spot early on, which will result in competitive odds during the weeks leading up to the big awards show. 

Betting on the Academy Awards is only second to wagering on the US Presidential race when it comes to popularity of nonsporting events.

There were a few shockers with Thursday’s nomination announcements including Tom Hanks being overlooked for his role in “Captain Phillips” and another snubbing of Robert Redford, who has never won an Oscar.

Here are your Oscar 2014 betting odds for Best Picture courtesy of Sportsbook.com.

Twelve Years A Slave 2/5

American Hustle 11/4

Gravity 15/2

The Wolf Of Wall Street 40/1

Captain Phillips 40/1

The Dallas Buyers Club 60/1

Philomena 100/1

Her 100/1

Nebraska 100/1

- Carrie Stroup, Gambling911.com Senior Reporter

Entertainment News

Outsourcing vs. In House Operations: Which is the Better Option?

Outsourcing vs. In House Operations: Which is the Better Option?

If you have a list of players that you manage, at some point you will be plagued with the question should I find a reliable pay per head office or continue to do all the work myself?

Tom Hiddleston Odds Slashed to Become Next James Bond

Gambling911.com has your latest betting news from the world of entertainment including celebrity prop bets and wagers on the Academy Awards and other shows.

Odds Offered on Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Liam Payne Engagement

A British bookmaker has released odds on Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and One Direction’s Liam Payne announcing their engagement this year despite staying mum about their alleged romance.

Oscar 2016 Best Original Song Betting Odds

Oscar 2016 odds for Best Original Song had “Til It Happens To You” from “The Hunting Ground” as a 2-7 odds favorite, however, “Writings On The Wall” from “Spectre” is very much in contention at 9-2 odds.


Emma Willis Bookies Favorite to Win X Factor Host Replacement

Britain’s “X Factor” will be in need of a new host with both Olly Murs and Caroline Flack confirmed as leaving the contest show.  Books in the UK have made Emma Willis a 1-2 odds favorite to become the next host.