Los Angeles -- The ballet drama "Black Swan" led with 12 nods for Critics' Choice Awards in the U.S. Broadcast Film Critics Association's announcement of its nominees Monday.
The 16th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards are to be handed out Jan. 14 at the Hollywood Palladium.
This is the fourth year in a row VH1 will broadcast the gala live on the network and the first year the show will also be broadcast internationally.
"Black Swan" received an unprecedented 12 nominations Monday, the group said. The film was nominated for Best Picture, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Art Direction, Best Editing, Best Costume Design, Best Makeup, Best Sound and Best Score.