Eclipse has been nominated for eight awards, while Inception scored seven nominations.
Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows: Part 1 received six nominations while Black Swan received four nods and The Social Network earned five nominations.
Saturday Night Live cast member Jason Sudeikis will host the annual awards show, which will air live on MTV on June 5 at 9PM ET from the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, California.
Viewer voting begins today on the MovieAwardsMTV website. Fans will be able to vote for their favourite films and stars through to June 4.
> View the full list of MTV Movie Awards nominees.