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Golden Globe Nominations

Golden GlobesAlthough one should always be wary into reading too much into the minds of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, here are the Golden Globes nominations.

Best Motion Picture – Drama
American Gangster
Eastern Promises
The Great Debaters
Michael Clayton
No Country for Old Men
There Will Be Blood

Best Actress – Drama
Cate Blanchett โ€“ Elizabeth: The Golden Age
Julie Christie โ€“ Away From Her
Jodie Foster โ€“ The Brave One
Angelina Jolie โ€“ A Mighty Heart
Keira Knightley โ€“ Atonement

Best Actor – Drama
George Clooney โ€“ Michael Clayton
Daniel Lewis โ€“ There Will Be Blood
James McAvoy โ€“ Atonement
Viggo Mortensen โ€“ Eastern Promises
Denzel Washington โ€“ American Gangster

Best Motion Picture – Musical Or Comedy
Across The Universe
Charlie Wilson’s War
Sweeney Todd

Best Actress – Musical or Comedy
Amy Adams โ€“ Enchanted
Nikki Blonsky โ€“ Hairspray
Helena Bonham Carter โ€“ Sweeney Todd
Marion Cotillard โ€“ La Vie En Rose
Ellen Page โ€“ Juno

Best Actor – Musical Or Comedy
Johnny Depp โ€“ Sweeney Todd
Ryan Gosling โ€“ Lars and the Real Girl
Tom Hanks โ€“ Charlie Wilson’s War
Philip Seymour Hoffman โ€“ The Savages
John C. Reilly โ€“ Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story

Best Supporting Actor
Casey Affleck – The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
Javier Bardem – No Country for Old Men
Philip Seymour Hoffman – Charlie Wilsonโ€™s War
John Travolta – Hairspray
Tom Wilkinson – Michael Clayton

Best Supporting Actress
Cate Blanchett – Iโ€™m Not There
Saoirse Ronan – Atonement
Julia Roberts – Charlie Wilsonโ€™s War
Amy Ryan – Gone Baby Gone
Tilda Swinton – Michael Clayton

Best Director
Tim Burton – Sweeney Todd
Joel and Ethan Coen – No Country for Old Men
Julian Schnabel – The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
Ridley Scott – American Gangster
Joe Wright – Atonement

Best Screenplay
Diablo Cody – Juno
Joel Coen & Ethan Coen – No Country for Old Men
Christopher Hampton – Atonement
Ronald Harwood – The Diving Bell & the Butterfly
Aaron Sorkin – Charlie Wilsonโ€™s War

Best Foreign Language Film
4 Months, 3 Weeks And 2 Days (Romania)
The Diving Bell And The Butterfly (France, United States)
The Kite Runner (United States)
Lust, Caution (Taiwan)
Persepolis (France)

Best Animated Feature Film
Bee Movie
The Simpsons Movie