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'Gravity' Takes 11 Nominations From 2014 BAFTAs

January 8, 2014 (2:27 pm) GMT
The Sandra Bullock starrer gets the attention from the British Academy Film, being nominated in the main categories such as Best Film, Best Actress and Best Director.

During the announcement of 2014 British Academy Film Awards nominees on Wednesday, January 8, "" came up several times. The starring film leads the list with 11 nominations, followed by "" and "" with 10 each and "" with 9.

The four aforementioned films are competing against each other in the coveted Best Film category along with "". The four movies are also vying for Best Director category, joined by "". Inevitably, the films' leading stars; Bullock, , , , , and are listed under acting categories.

scored a nomination as boyfriend of flamboyant singer Liberace in "" after shunned from last year's Oscars. It was released on TV channel HBO Stateside but hit cinemas in U.K. Damon's co-star won an Emmy for outstanding lead actor as Liberace.

Distributors-wise, Warner Bros. leads with 20 nominations, followed by eOne with 15 and Entertainment with 13. The awards ceremony will be held on February 16 at London's Royal Opera House and hosted by .

Partial list of nominees is below while the full one can be found on Bafta.com.

BEST FILM

BEST DIRECTOR ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY ADAPTED SCREENPLAY LEADING ACTOR LEADING ACTRESS SUPPORTING ACTOR SUPPORTING ACTRESS

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