Awards Show: Strike One
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The 65th Annual Golden Globes came and went Sunday night with little in the way of fanfare, with HFPA members and random L.A. television personalities announcing the winners at a brief press conference held at the Beverly Hilton. The traditional home of the Globes was silent – no red carpet, no A-List (or even Z-list) stars, and very little press.
True, the HFPA is a curious organization reviled by many in the entertainment community, but the loss of their annual dog-and-pony show is still disappointing. The WGA Strike is becoming the cold shower it was born to be.
The awards were spread out over a variety of films, with no film winning more than two awards. Atonement took home Best Picture – Drama. See below for selected winners, or click here for a full list at IMDB.
Best Picture – Drama
Best Picture – Musical or Comedy
Best Actor – Drama
Daniel Day-Lewis, There Will Be Blood
Best Actress – Drama
Julie Christie, Away From Her
Best Actor – Musical or Comedy
Johnny Depp, Sweeney Todd
Best Actress – Musical or Comedy
Marion Cotillard, La vie en rose
Javier Bardem, No Country For Old Men
Cate Blanchett, I’m Not There
Julian Schnabel, The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
Best Animated Film
Best Foreign Language Film
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly