Government figures say British director Armando Iannucci's movie insults the Russian people and mocks the country's Soviet past.
Guillermo del Toro's fantasy romance The Shape Of Water received the most nominations, followed by Christopher Nolan's WWII drama Dunkirk.
Mark Wahlberg's co-star Michelle Williams welcomes his contribution to Time's Up anti-harassment campaign after it was revealed that she was only paid a fraction of his fee for re-shooting "All the Money in the World."
Fantasy film 'The Shape of Water' tops the list, but there are a few surprises along the way, as the BAFTA nominations are announced.
More than 50 years after her star turn in "The Sound of Music," actress Heather Menzies Urich has died of brain cancer.