Best Lead Performance (Male), 2014

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1. Ralph Fiennes, The Grand Budapest Hotel [199 points / 32 votes] {includes points in supporting}

2. David Oyelowo, Selma [139/22]

3. Jake Gyllenhaal, Nightcrawler [116/18]

4. Joaquin Phoenix, Inherent Vice [90/14]

5. Tom Hardy, Locke [84/13]

6. Michael Keaton, Birdman [79/12]

7. Brendan Gleeson, Calvary [66/11]

8. Joaquin Phoenix, The Immigrant [66/10] {includes points in supporting}

9. Timothy Spall, Mr. Turner [54/8]

10. Macon Blair, Blue Ruin [47/9]

11. Chadwick Boseman, Get On Up [38/6]

12. Oscar Isaac, A Most Violent Year [36/6]

13. Philip Seymour Hoffman, A Most Wanted Man [33/6] {includes points in supporting}

14. Alfred Molina, Love Is Strange [28/5] {includes points in supporting)

15. Lee Kang-sheng, Stray Dogs [25/4]

16 (tie). Bradley Cooper, American Sniper [24/4]

16 (tie). Jack O’Connell, Starred Up [24/4]

18. Jesse Eisenberg, Night Moves [23/4]

19. Dan Stevens, The Guest [22/4]

20 (tie). Haluk Bilginer, Winter Sleep [19/3]

20 (tie). Bill Hader, The Skeleton Twins [19/3]

22. Jason Schwartzman, Listen Up Philip [18/3]

23. Tom Hardy, The Drop [17/3]

24. Andy Serkis, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes [15/3] {includes points in supporting}

25. John Lithgow, Love Is Strange [14/3]

26. Miles Teller, Whiplash [13/3] {includes points in supporting}

{Michael Fassbender, Frank [11/2] [points moved to supporting]}

27 (tie). Nicolas Cage, Joe [9/2]

27 (tie). Tom Hiddleston, Only Lovers Left Alive [9/2]

29. Benedict Cumberbatch, The Imitation Game [8/2]

The following performances received one vote apiece:

{Ben Affleck, Gone Girl [points moved to supporting]}

Vincen Altaio, Story of My Death

{Steve Carell, Foxcatcher [points moved to supporting]}

Josh Charles, Bird People

Kevin Costner, Draft Day

Russell Crowe, Noah

Benicio Del Toro, Jimmy P.

Jesse Eisenberg, The Double

Liam Gillick, Exhibition

John Hawkes, The Low Down

Pat Healy, Cheap Thrills

Tommy Lee Jones, The Homesman

Louis Koo, Don’t Go Breaking My Heart 2

Johannes Kuhnke, Force Majeure

Ghilreme Lobo, The Way He Looks

Sid Lucero, Norte, the End of History

Matthew McConaughey, Interstellar

Liam Neeson, Non-Stop

Earl Lynn Nelson, Land Ho!

Guy Pearce, The Rover

Eddie Redmayne, The Theory of Everything

Keanu Reeves, John Wick

Jeremy Renner, Kill the Messenger

Aleksei Serebrykov, Leviathan

Shota Sometani, Himizu

{Channing Tatum, Foxcatcher [points moved to supporting]}

Iko Uwais, The Raid 2

{Tyler James Williams, Dear White People [points moved to supporting]}