GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS Nominations for 2009

Nominations for The Annual Golden Globe Awards is finally finished. “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” and “Frost/Nixon” were the movies who topped the list of Golden Globe Nominees. Both of the said movies earned 5 nominations.

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Other movies for the BEST MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA includes The Reader, Revolutionary Road, and Slumdog Millionaire.

Here’s the list of the Golden Globe Nominees:

1.    BEST MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA

a.    THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON
b.    FROST/NIXON
c.    THE READER
d.    REVOLUTIONARY ROAD
e.    SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE

2.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA

a.    ANNE HATHAWAY        RACHEL GETTING MARRIED
b.    ANGELINA JOLIE           CHANGELING
c.    MERYL STREEP              DOUBT
d.    KRISTIN SCOTT THOMAS     I’VE LOVED YOU SO LONG (IL Y A LONGTEMPS QUE JE T’AIME)
e.    KATE WINSLET            REVOLUTIONARY ROAD

3.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA

a.    LEONARDO DICAPRIO        REVOLUTIONARY ROAD
b.    FRANK LANGELLA              FROST/NIXON
c.    SEAN PENN                        MILK
d.    BRAD PITT                         THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON
e.    MICKEY ROURKE                THE WRESTLER

4.    BEST MOTION PICTURE – COMEDY OR MUSICAL

a.    BURN AFTER READING
b.    HAPPY-GO-LUCKY
c.    IN BRUGES
d.    MAMMA MIA!
e.    VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA

5.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE – COMEDY OR MUSICAL

a.    REBECCA HALL                  VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA
b.    SALLY HAWKINS                HAPPY-GO-LUCKY
c.    FRANCES MCDORMAND    BURN AFTER READING
d.    MERYL STREEP                   MAMMA MIA!
e.    EMMA THOMPSON            LAST CHANCE HARVEY

6.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTURE – COMEDY OR MUSICAL

a.    JAVIER BARDEM            VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA
b.    COLIN FARRELL            IN BRUGES
c.    JAMES FRANCO            PINEAPPLE EXPRESS
d.    BRENDAN GLEESON     IN BRUGES
e.    DUSTIN HOFFMAN       LAST CHANCE HARVEY

7.    BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM

a.    BOLT
b.    KUNG FU PANDA
c.    WALL-E

8.    BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

a.    THE BAADER MEINHOF COMPLEX        (GERMANY) (DER BADDER MEINHOF KOMPLEX)
b.    EVERLASTING MOMENTS             (SWEDEN/DENMARK) (MARIA LARSSONS EVIGA ÖGONBLICK)
c.    GOMORRAH                                (ITALY) (GOMORRA)
d.    I’VE LOVED YOU SO LONG          (FRANCE) (IL Y A LONGTEMPS QUE JE T’AIME)
e.    WALTZ WITH BASHIR                   (ISRAEL)

9.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MOTION PICTURE

a.    AMY ADAMS                 DOUBT
b.    PENELOPE CRUZ           VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA
c.    VIOLA DAVIS                DOUBT
d.    MARISA TOMEI            THE WRESTLER
e.    KATE WINSLET            THE READER

10.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MOTION PICTURE

a.    TOM CRUISE                 TROPIC THUNDER
b.    ROBERT DOWNEY JR.    TROPIC THUNDER
c.    RALPH FIENNES            THE DUCHESS
d.    PHILIP SEYMOUR          HOFFMAN    DOUBT
e.    HEATH LEDGER            THE DARK KNIGHT

11.    BEST DIRECTOR – MOTION PICTURE

a.    DANNY BOYLE              SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE
b.    STEPHEN DALDRY        THE READER
c.    DAVID FINCHER           THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON
d.    RON HOWARD             FROST/NIXON
e.    SAM MENDES               REVOLUTIONARY ROAD

12.    BEST SCREENPLAY – MOTION PICTURE

a.    SIMON BEAUFOY           SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE
b.    DAVID HARE                THE READER
c.    PETER MORGAN            FROST/NIXON
d.    ERIC ROTH                    THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON
e.    JOHN PATRICK SHANLEY    DOUBT

13.    BEST ORIGINAL SCORE – MOTION PICTURE

a.    ALEXANDRE DESPLAT        THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON
b.    CLINT EASTWOOD        CHANGELING
c.    JAMES NEWTON HOWARD    DEFIANCE
d.    A. R. RAHMAN            SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE
e.    HANS ZIMMER    FROST/NIXON

14.    BEST ORIGINAL SONG – MOTION PICTURE

a.    “DOWN TO EARTH” — WALL-E
b.    “GRAN TORINO” — GRAN TORINO
c.    “I THOUGHT I LOST YOU” — BOLT
d.    “ONCE IN A LIFETIME” — CADILLAC RECORDS
e.    “THE WRESTLER” — THE WRESTLER

15.    BEST TELEVISION SERIES – DRAMA

a.    DEXTER (SHOWTIME)
b.    HOUSE (FOX)
c.    IN TREATMENT (HBO)
d.    MAD MEN (AMC)
e.    TRUE BLOOD (HBO)

16.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A TELEVISION SERIES – DRAMA

a.    SALLY FIELD            BROTHERS AND SISTERS
b.    MARISKA HARGITAY        LAW AND ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT
c.    JANUARY JONES            MAD MEN
d.    ANNA PAQUIN            TRUE BLOOD
e.    KYRA SEDGWICK            THE CLOSER

17.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A TELEVISION SERIES – DRAMA

a.    GABRIEL BYRNE            IN TREATMENT
b.    MICHAEL C. HALL         DEXTER
c.    JON HAMM                MAD MEN
d.    HUGH LAURIE            HOUSE
e.    JONATHAN RHYS MEYERS     THE TUDORS

18.    BEST TELEVISION SERIES – COMEDY OR MUSICAL

a.    30 ROCK (NBC)
b.    CALIFORNICATION (SHOWTIME)
c.    ENTOURAGE (HBO)
d.    THE OFFICE (NBC)
e.    WEEDS (SHOWTIME)

19.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A TELEVISION SERIES –COMEDY OR MUSICAL

a.    CHRISTINA APPLEGATE        SAMANTHA WHO?
b.    AMERICA FERRERA        UGLY BETTY
c.    TINA FEY                30 ROCK
d.    DEBRA MESSING            THE STARTER WIFE
e.    MARY-LOUISE PARKER        WEEDS

20.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A TELEVISION SERIES – COMEDY OR MUSICAL

a.    ALEC BALDWIN            30 ROCK
b.    STEVE CARELL            THE OFFICE
c.    KEVIN CONNOLLY        ENTOURAGE
d.    DAVID DUCHOVNY        CALIFORNICATION
e.    TONY SHALHOUB            MONK

21.    BEST MINI-SERIES OR MOTION PICTURE MADE FOR TELEVISION

a.    A RAISIN IN THE SUN (ABC)
b.    BERNARD AND DORIS (HBO)
c.    CRANFORD (PBS)
d.    JOHN ADAMS (HBO)
e.    RECOUNT (HBO)

22.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MINI-SERIES OR MOTION PICTURE MADE FOR TELEVISION

a.    JUDI DENCH            CRANFORD
b.    CATHERINE KEENER        AN AMERICAN CRIME
c.    LAURA LINNEY            JOHN ADAMS
d.    SHIRLEY MACLAINE        COCO CHANEL
e.    SUSAN SARANDON         BERNARD AND DORIS

23.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MINI-SERIES OR MOTION PICTURE MADE FOR TELEVISION

a.    RALPH FIENNES            BERNARD AND DORIS
b.    PAUL GIAMATTI            JOHN ADAMS
c.    KEVIN SPACEY            RECOUNT
d.    KIEFER SUTHERLAND        24: REDEMPTION
e.    TOM WILKINSON            RECOUNT

24.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A SERIES, MINI-SERIES OR MOTION PICTURE MADE FOR TELEVISION

a.    EILEEN ATKINS            CRANFORD
b.    LAURA DERN            RECOUNT
c.    MELISSA GEORGE        IN TREATMENT
d.    RACHEL GRIFFITHS        BROTHERS AND SISTERS
e.    DIANNE WIEST            IN TREATMENT

25.    BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A SERIES, MINI-SERIES OR MOTION PICTURE MADE FOR TELEVISION

a.    NEIL PATRICK HARRIS        HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER
b.    DENIS LEARY            RECOUNT
c.    JEREMY PIVEN            ENTOURAGE
d.    BLAIR UNDERWOOD        IN TREATMENT
e.    TOM WILKINSON            JOHN ADAMS

(source: goldenglobes.org)

Good Luck to all the nominees!