Hollywood's Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films has nominated "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" for a leading nine Saturn Awards.
"Life of Pi" earned eight nods, while "Skyfall" is up for seven prizes.
"Marvel's The Avengers," "The Dark Knight Rises" and "Les Miserables" were nominated for six Saturn Awards apiece.
"Fringe" led the field in the television categories with six nominations and "Dexter" was close behind with five.
The winners will be announced at a ceremony in June.