2008 GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS NOMINATIONS

2008 GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS NOMINATIONS FOR THE YEAR ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2008

1. BEST MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA

a. THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON
Warner Bros. Pictures and Paramount Pictures; Warner Bros. Pictures and Paramount Pictures
b. FROST/NIXON
Imagine Entertainment, Working Title, Studio Canal; Universal Pictures
c. THE READER
Mirage Enterprises; The Weinstein Company
d. REVOLUTIONARY ROAD
An Evamere Entertainment BBC Films Neal Street Production; DreamWorks Pictures in Association with BBC Films and Paramount Vantage
e. SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE
Fox Searchlight Pictures and Warner Bros.; Fox Searchlight Pictures and Warner Bros.

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

a. ANNE HATHAWAY – RACHEL GETTING MARRIED
This is her first nomination.
b. ANGELINA JOLIE – CHANGELING
Received three Golden Globes; for Best Supporting Actress for Girl, Interrupted, for Best Actress (Mini-series/TV movie) for Gia, and for Best Supporting Actress (Mini-Series/TVMovie) for George Wallace. She was also nominated for Best Actress (Drama) for A Mighty Heart.
c. MERYL STREEP – DOUBT
Received six Golden Globes; one for Best Actress (Comedy/Musical) for The Devil Wears Prada, two for Best Actress (Drama) for The French Lieutenant’s Woman and Sophie’s Choice, two as Best Supporting Actress for Adaptation and Kramer Vs. Kramer, and one for Best Actress in a Mini-Series or Telefilm for Angels in America. She received 14 additional movie acting nominations for The Manchurian Candidate, The Hours, Music of the Heart, One True Thing, Marvin’s Room, The Bridges of Madison County, The River Wild, Death Becomes Her, Postcards From the Edge, The Deer Hunter, Silkwood, Out of Africa, A Cry in the Dark and She-Devil. She also received a nomination as Best Actress in a Mini-Series or Telefilm for First Do No Harm.

d. KRISTIN SCOTT THOMAS – I’VE LOVED YOU SO LONG (IL Y A LONGTEMPS QUE JE T’AIME)
Received a Best Actress (Drama) nomination for The English Patient.
e. KATE WINSLET – REVOLUTIONARY ROAD
received two Best Actress (Drama) nominations for Little Children and Titanic, a Best Actress (Comedy or Musical) nomination for Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, and two Best Supporting Actress nominations for Iris and Sense and Sensibility.

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

a. LEONARDO DICAPRIO – REVOLUTIONARY ROAD
Received a Best Actor (Drama) Golden Globe for The Aviator. He has received five additional nominations; four for Best Actor (Drama) for Blood Diamond, The Departed, Catch Me If You Can and Titanic, as well as a Best Supporting Actor nomination for What’s Eating Gilbert Grape?

b. FRANK LANGELLA – FROST/NIXON -This is his first nomination
c. SEAN PENN – MILK
Received a Best Actor (Drama) Golden Globe for Mystic River. He has received three additional nominations; Best Actor (Comedy/Musical) for Sweet and Lowdown, Best Actor (Drama) for Dead Man Walking, and Best Supporting Actor for Carlito’s Way.

d. BRAD PITT – THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON
Received a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor for Twelve Monkeys. He has received two additional nominations; Best Supporting Actor for Babel and Best Actor (Drama) for Legends of the Fall.

e. MICKEY ROURKE – THE WRESTLER  -This is his first nomination.
4. BEST MOTION PICTURE – COMEDY OR MUSICAL

a. BURN AFTER READING
Working Title/Releasing Company; Focus Features in association with Studio Canal
b. HAPPY-GO-LUCKY
Summit Entertainment, Film4, Ingenious Film Partners, Miramax Films; Miramax Films
c. IN BRUGES
Blueprint Pictures; Focus Features
d. MAMMA MIA!
Relativity Media, Playtone, Littlestar; Universal Pictures
e. VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA
Mediapro; The Weinstein Company

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

a. REBECCA HALL – VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA – This is her first nomination.
b. SALLY HAWKINS – HAPPY-GO-LUCKY – This is her first nomination.
c. FRANCES MCDORMAND – BURN AFTER READING
– Received three nominations; for Best Actress (Comedy or Musical) for Fargo and two Best Supporting Actress nominations for North Country and Almost Famous.

d. MERYL STREEP – MAMMA MIA!
Received six Golden Globes; one for Best Actress (Comedy/Musical) for The Devil Wears Prada, two for Best Actress (Drama) for The French Lieutenant’s Woman and Sophie’s Choice, two as Best Supporting Actress for Adaptation and Kramer Vs. Kramer, and one for Best Actress in a Mini-Series or Telefilm for Angels in America. She received 14 additional movie acting nominations for The Manchurian Candidate, The Hours, Music of the Heart, One True Thing, Marvin’s Room, The Bridges of Madison County, The River Wild, Death Becomes Her, Postcards From the Edge, The Deer Hunter, Silkwood, Out of Africa, A Cry in the Dark and She-Devil. She also received a nomination as Best Actress in a Mini-Series or Telefilm for First Do No Harm.

e. EMMA THOMPSON – LAST CHANCE HARVEY
Received two Golden Globes; one for Best Screenplay for Sense and Sensibility and Best Actress (Drama) for Howards End. She has received five additional nominations; for Best Actress (Mini-Series/TV Movie) for Wit, for Best Actress (Drama) for Sense and Sensibility and Remains of the Day, for Best Actress (Comedy/Musical) for Junior, and for Best Supporting Actress for In the Name of the Father.

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

a. JAVIER BARDEM – VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA
– Received a Best Supporting Actor Golden Globe for No Country for Old Men. He has received two additional nominations for Best Actor (Drama) for The Sea Inside and Before Night Falls.
b. COLIN FARRELL – IN BRUGES – First nomination.
c. JAMES FRANCO – PINEAPPLE EXPRESS – Received a Best Actor (Mini-Series/TV Movie) Golden Globe for James Dean.
d. BRENDAN GLEESON – IN BRUGES – First nomination.
e. DUSTIN HOFFMAN – LAST CHANCE HARVEY
Received five Golden Globes; two for Best Actor (Drama) for Rain Man and Kramer vs. Kramer, Best Actor (Mini-Series/TV Movie) for Death of a Salesman, Best Actor (Comedy/Musical) for Tootsie, and the Cecil B. DeMille Award. He received seven additional nominations; four for Best Actor (Comedy/Musical) for Wag the Dog, Hook, John and Mary, and The Graduate, and three for Best Actor (Drama) for Marathon Man, Lenny, and Midnight Cowboy

7. BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM

a. BOLT
Walt Disney Pictures; Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
b. KUNG FU PANDA
DreamWorks Animation SKG; Paramount Pictures
c. WALL-E
Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios; Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

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

a. AMY ADAMS – DOUBT
– Received a nomination for Best Actress (Comedy/Musical) for Enchanted.
b. PENELOPE CRUZ – VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA
– Received a nomination for Best Actress (Drama) for Volver.
c. VIOLA DAVIS -DOUBT – This is her first nomination.
d. MARISA TOMEI – THE WRESTLER – Received a nomination for Best Supporting Actress for In the Bedroom.
e. KATE WINSLET – THE READER – received two Best Actress (Drama) nominations for Little Children and Titanic, a Best Actress (Comedy or Musical) nomination for Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, and two Best Supporting Actress nominations for Iris and Sense and Sensibility.

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

a. TOM CRUISE – TROPIC THUNDER
– Received three Golden Globes; one for Best Supporting Actor for Magnolia, one for Best Actor (Comedy/Musical) for Jerry Maguire and one for Best Actor (Drama) for Born on the Fourth of July. He has also received three additional nominations; two Best Actor (Drama) nominations for The Last Samurai and A Few Good Men, as well as a Best Actor (Comedy/Musical) nomination for Risky Business.
b. ROBERT DOWNEY JR. -TROPIC THUNDER
– Received two Golden Globes; for Best Supporting Actor (Television) for Ally McBeal and a Special Award for Best Ensemble Cast for Short Cuts. He also received a nomination for Best Actor (Drama) for Chaplin.
c. RALPH FIENNES – THE DUCHESS
– Received two nominations; for Best Actor (Drama) for The English Patient and Best Supporting Actor for Schindler’s List.
d. PHILIP SEYMOUR HOFFMAN – DOUBT
– Received a Best Actor (Drama) Golden Globe for Capote. He was also nominated for Best Actor (Comedy/Musical) for The Savages and Best Supporting Actor for Charlie Wilson’s War.
e. HEATH LEDGER – THE DARK KNIGHT
– Received a nomination for Best Actor (Drama) for Brokeback Mountain.

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

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2 thoughts on “2008 GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS NOMINATIONS

  1. from various sources; will be updated after i watch some of it and comment it also… but one thing for sure, Heath Ledger will get the best supporting role award..

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