Thursday, December 4, 2008

David's Final Golden Globes Predix

With one week away before the announcement of the nominations and a better idea of the categorization of movies (Drama or Comedy/Musical), here's my final predictions:

Best Motion Picture - Drama
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
The Dark Knight
Revolutionary Road
Slumdog Millionaire

Best Actor In a Drama
Leonardo DiCaprio - Revolutionary Road
Frank Langella - Frost/Nixon
Sean Penn - Milk
Brad Pitt - The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Mickey Rourke - The Wrestler

Best Actress In a Drama
Anne Hathaway - Rachel Getting Married
Angelina Jolie - Changeling
Kristin Scott Thomas - I've Loved You So Long
Meryl Streep - Doubt
Kate Winslet - Revolutionary Road

Best Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical
Burn After Reading
Tropic Thunder
Vicky Christina Barcelona

Best Actor In a Comedy/Musical
Javier Bardem - Vicky Christina Barcelona
Josh Brolin - W.
Dustin Hoffman - Last Chance Harvey
Sam Rockwell - Choke
Philip Seymour Hoffman - Synecdoche, New York

Best Actress In a Comedy/Musical
Catherine Deneuve - A Christmas Tale
Sally Hawkins - Happy-Go-Lucky
Scarlett Johansson - Vicky Christina Barcelona
Meryl Streep - Mamma Mia!
Emma Thompson - Last Chance Harvey

Best Supporting Actor
Robert Downey, Jr - Tropic Thunder
James Franco - Milk
Heath Ledger - The Dark Knight
Philip Seymour Hoffman - Doubt
Michael Shannon - Revolutionary Road

Best Supporting Actress
Amy Adams - Doubt
Viola Davis - Doubt
Rosemarie DeWitt - Rachel Getting Married
Taraji P. Henson - The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Kate Winslet - The Reader

Best Director
Danny Boyle - Slumdog Millionaire
Jonathan Demme - Rachel Getting Married
David Fincher - The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Christopher Nolan - The Dark Knight
Gus Van Sant - Milk

Best Screenplay
Simon Beaufoy - Slumdog Millionaire
Dustin Lance Black - Milk
Jenny Lumet - Rachel Getting Married
Eric Roth & Robin Swicord - The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
John Patrick Shanley - Doubt

Best Original Score
Alexandre Desplat - The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Danny Elfman - Milk
David Hirschfelder - Australia
Thomas Newman - Revolutionary Road
Thomas Newman - WALL-E

Best Original Song
Synecdoche, New York - 'Little Person' (Jon Brion)
WALL-E - 'Down To Earth' (Peter Gabriel)
The Wrestler - 'The Wrestler' (Bruce Springsteen)

Best Animated Feature Film
Kung Fu Panda

Best Foreign Language Film
The Class
I've Loved You So Long
Sangre de Mi Sangre
Waltz with Bashir

What do you think?


Anonymous said...

Pretty good predictions. But Penelope Cruz will definitely be nominated for VCB. So take off one of your Doubt women.

Anonymous said...

To omit Penelope Cruz from the supporting actress category is insanity itself.