This image released by A24 Films shows Saoirse Ronan, left, and Lucas Hedges in a scene from "Lady Bird." The film earned eight Critics’ Choice Awards nominations on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, including one for best picture. The winners will be announced at a Jan. 11 gala that will be televised on The CW Network. A24 via AP Merie Wallace
This image released by A24 Films shows Saoirse Ronan, left, and Lucas Hedges in a scene from "Lady Bird." The film earned eight Critics’ Choice Awards nominations on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, including one for best picture. The winners will be announced at a Jan. 11 gala that will be televised on The CW Network. A24 via AP Merie Wallace

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'Shape of Water' leads Critics' Choice nominations with 14

The Associated Press

December 06, 2017 10:27 AM

UPDATED December 07, 2017 12:30 PM

LOS ANGELES

Guillermo del Toro's Cold War fantasy tale "The Shape of Water" is the leading nominee at the Critics' Choice Awards .

It received 14 nominations, including for best picture, best actress for Sally Hawkins and best director for del Toro. "Call Me By Your Name," ''Dunkirk," ''Lady Bird" and "The Post" each earned eight nominations, including for best picture.

The leading television nominee is FX's "Feud: Bette and Joan," which focused on the rivalry between actresses Bette Davis and Joan Crawford. It earned six nominations, while HBO's "Big Little Lies" and FX's "Fargo" series each earned five. Netflix series earned a leading 20 nominations.

The winners will be announced at a Jan. 11 gala that will be televised on The CW Network.

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