George Clooney in Gravity - Steve Coogan in Philomena Benedict Cumberbatch in Star Trek into Darkness - Paul Dano in Prisoners Dane DeHaan in The Place Beyond the Pines - Michael Fassbender in 12 Years a Slave James Franco in Spring Breakers - James Gandolfini in Enough Said Matthew Goode in Stoker - Ryan Gosling in The Place Beyond the Pines Jake Gyllenhaal in Prisoners - Jared Leto in Dallas Buyers Club Ben Mendelsohn in The Place Beyond the Pines - Bill Nighy in About Time Tahar Rahim in The Past - Sam Rockwell in The Way Way Back

2013 - 13 Can’t Miss Film Moments

THE BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR RACE IS NUT-SAUCE

The real race is between Fassbender and Leto, but all of these actors did a terrific job this year.