Comments for: ‘American Hustle,’ ‘Gravity,’ ’12 Years a Slave’ lead Oscar race

Posted Jan. 16, 2014, at 12:23 p.m.

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Three films — 1970s con-men caper “American Hustle,” space thriller “Gravity” and slavery drama “12 Years a Slave’ — cemented their frontrunner status for the Oscars on Thursday. Director David O. Russell’s “American Hustle” and Alfonso Cuaron’s “Gravity” each won 10 nominations, while Steve McQueen’s “12 …

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