Inception nets nine Saturn nominations
Christopher Nolan's film, which stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Ellen Page, has been nominated for nine prizes at the 37th annual Saturn Awards.
It is up against Hereafter, Iron Man 2 and Never Let Me Go for the best science fiction film award, as well as Splice and Tron: Legacy.
DiCaprio has netted a nomination in the best actor category for his role in Inception, which will see him battle it out against Tron: Legacy's Jeff Bridges, George Clooney for The American, Iron Man 2's Robert Downey Jr and Ryan Reynolds for Buried.
Page is up for the best actress award, along with Hereafter's Cecile de France, Angelina Jolie for her role in Salt, Carey Mulligan in Never Let Me Go, Black Swan's Natalie Portman and Noomi Rapace for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.
Last year, James Cameron's Avatar won ten Saturn Awards, including the best science fiction film prize.