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Complete List Of 2012 MTV Movie Award Winners

With prizes for Best Kiss and Best Gut-Wrenching Performance (whatever that means), bizarre fashion and a knack for publicity stunts, the MTV Movie Awards are pretty much the opposite of the stuffy Oscars-- and that's exactly how we like them. But if you're not able to catch the show tonight, which airs at 9 p.m. EST on MTV, we've got you covered, with the full list of winners below.

You can also scroll to the bottom of the page to relive our liveblog, or just check out the list of winners below, highlighted in RED. We'll also provide links to all the best clips and trailers that premiere during the broadcast as soon as they've available online.


Movie of the Year


The Hunger Games

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2

The Help

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1

Best Male Performance

Daniel Radcliffe, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2

Ryan Gosling, Drive

Joseph Gordon-Levitt, 50/50

Josh Hutcherson, The Hunger Games

Channing Tatum, The Vow

Best Female Performance

Jennifer Lawrence, The Hunger Games

Kristin Wiig, Bridesmaids

Emma Stone, Crazy, Stupid, Love

Emma Watson, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2

Rooney Mara, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Best Comedic Performance

Melissa McCarthy, Bridesmaids

Kristen Wiig, Bridesmaids

Zach Galifianakis, The Hangover Part II

Jonah Hill, 21 Jump Street

Oliver Cooper, Project X

Breakthrough Performance

Melissa McCarthy, Bridesmaids

Rooney Mara, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Liam Hemsworth, The Hunger Games

Elle Fanning, Super 8

Shailene Woodley, The Descendants

Best Cast


Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2

The Hunger Games

21 Jump Street

The Help

Best On-Screen Transformation

Elizabeth Banks, The Hunger Games

Rooney Mara, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Johnny Depp, 21 Jump Street

Michelle Williams, My Week With Marilyn

Colin Farrell, Horrible Bosses

Best Fight

Daniel Radcliffe vs. Ralph Fiennes, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2

Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson vs. Alexander Ludwig, The Hunger Games

Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill vs. Kid Gang, 21 Jump Street

Tom Hardy vs. Joel Edgerton, Warrior

Tom Cruise vs. Mikael Nyqvist, Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol

Best Kiss

Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, Crazy, Stupid, Love

Rupert Grint and Emma Watson, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2

Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson, The Hunger Games

Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum, The Vow

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1

Best Gut-Wrenching Performance

Bridesmaids (Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Rose Byrne, Melissa McCarthy, Wendi McClendon-Covey and Ellie Kemper)

The Help (Bryce Dallas Howard)

21 Jump Street" (Jonah Hill and Rob Riggle)

Drive (Ryan Gosling)

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (Tom Cruise)

Best On-Screen Dirtbag

Bryce Dallas Howard, The Help

Jon Hamm, Bridesmaids

Jennifer Aniston, Horrible Bosses

Colin Farrell, Horrible Bosses

Oliver Cooper, Project X

Best Music

"Party Rock Anthem," LMFAO (21 Jump Street)

"A Real Hero," College & Electric Youth (Drive)

"The Devil Is in the Details," Chemical Brothers (Hanna)

"Impossible," Figurine (Like Crazy)

"Pursuit of Happiness," Kid Cudi (Steve Aoki remix) (Project X)

11:20 pm One last thing before we say goodnight-- here's our detailed description of the Dark Knight Rises footage shown during the awards. Take a look, and we'll see you next year!

11:15 pm The winners for Best Comedy Performance and Best Gut-wrenching Performance were somehow left out of the show, so all of a sudden, that's it! Short and sweet ceremony!

11:04 pm It's already time for the Best Movie prize to go out, and despite all the wins for The Hunger Games, it goes to The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1! Well done, Twihards, you clearly worked hard for this one.

10:59 pm Our thorough description of The Dark Knight Rises footage is coming soon, but in the meantime, let us know what you think of it!

10:57 pm Christian Bale getting legitimately emotional at the sight of Heath Ledger in footage from The Dark Knight might make this entire awards show worth it.

10:49 pm OK, here's the part where even we perk up-- a special presentation for The Dark Knight Rises! We'll have a full description available soon in case you miss it.

10:46 pm Leave it to Emma Stone to make a completely made-up award sound totally meaningful. We will watch that girl do anything.

10:39 pm This year we get not one but two honorary award presentation nonsense things, so take it away, Trailblazer Award winner Emma Stone!

10:37 pm Elizabeth Banks, who really was virtually unrecognizable as Effie Trinket, wins Best Onscreen Transformation for, once again, The Hunger Games. She beats out actual Oscar nominee Michelle Williams (of My Week With Marilyn), so that has to feel good!

10:34 pm Magic Mike co-stars Channing Tatum and Matthew McConaughey are onstage to present the award for Best Onscreen Transformation. They were born with the amazing abs they needed for Magic Mike, so no transformation necessary for them, but it's the thought that counts.

10:26 pm In what you might call a twist, the winner of Best Cast is not The Hunger Games, but Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2! Emma Watson is the only cast member on hand to accept, but it'd probably be pretty much impossible to get that cast in one place anyway.

10:26 pm In case you haven't noticed, all the presenters are promoting summer movies. Next up are Jessica Biel and Kate Beckinsale, who are co-stars in the Total Recall remake.

10:24 pm And the Golden Popcorn for Best Fight goes to The Hunger Games, of course! Jennifer Lawrence still isn't present, so it's up to Josh Hutcherson and Alexander Ludwig to accept.

10:23 pm Charlize Theron and Michael Fassbender take the stage in the name of their upcoming movie, Prometheus-- since it's neither The Hunger Games or Twilight, it's unclear who in the audience cares.

10:05 pm Now it's time for Johnny Depp to accept his Generation Award, aka, bathroom break!

9:58 pm And for the fourth year in a row, Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson win Best Kiss! No re-enactments onstage tonight though-- Rob isn't even there.

9:55 pm The That's My Boy cast-- Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg and Leighton Meester-- are on hand to present the highly anticipated award for Best Kiss. Because when I think "romance" I think That's My Boy.

9:54 pm We missed it, but apparently at some point LMFAO won for Best Music. I literally don't even remember their song being in 21 Jump Street, so can we call foul on this popularity contest?

9:47 pm MTV has dubbed Project X an "instant cult classic." Do you know anybody who actually saw it? Is this a "kids these days" kind of thing?

9:42 pm And now Katniss has a prize to match Peeta's! Jennifer Lawrence wins Best Female Performance, and though she's not on hand to accept, she does have a very gracious-sounding video acceptance speech.

9:40 pm Kristen Stewart isn't even nominated for Best Female Performance this year, which says a lot about the fade of Twilight. But she's gamely on hand to present the statue, along with her Snow White and the Huntsman co-star Chris Hemsworth.

9:32 pm Emma Watson, Logan Lerman and Ezra Miller-- all co-stars in The Perks of Being a Wallflower-- are on hand to present the Best Male Performance statue. And the winner is Josh Hutcherson for The Hunger Games! Clearly the MTV audience is Team Peeta-- though, OK, Liam Hemsworth wasn't actually nominated to represent Team Gale.

9:24 pm Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield's adorableness almost outshines the actual winner, but the Breakthrough Performance prize goes to Shailene Woodley for her role in The Descendants. She didn't snag the Oscar nomination a lot of people thought she deserved for that performance, but hey, the Golden Popcorn is a close second!

9:17 pm And Jennifer Aniston is our first winner, as Best On-screen Dirtbag for Horrible Bosses. It feels like that movie came out forever ago, but she really was great in it, so props to her!

9:10 pm Russell Brand is clearly pumped about Twilight and The Hunger Games-- or at least, he's pretending to be for the sake of the audience. We think The Hunger Games has the chance to finally unseat Twilight from its endless winning streak here-- how about you guys?

9:08 pm What do we think of Russell Brand as the host so far?

9:00 pm They just premiered the trailer for The Perks of Being A Wallflower. In case you missed it, we've got it for you right here.

Staff Writer at CinemaBlend