It may be an honor just to be nominated, but there's little to salvage from just being considered.

For the films of 2014, after a long year of opening weekends, festivals, campaigns, second-tier awards shows and holding their breath, the suspense was over at last, when in the pre-dawn darkness at 5:30 AM Pacific Time, the nominations for this year's Academy Awards were finally announced.

After all their hopes, the contenders found out who had won a ticket to the the Dolby Ballroom next month, and who will have to wait to fight another day.

But not all nominees are made equal.  Here is the complete roster of nominations, divided by film, ranked from the most honored to be least.

Richard Rushfield is Editor in Chief of Hitfix