With awards season looming, actors, actresses, and directors all across tinsel town are busy buying ball gowns, dry-cleaning tuxedos, and practising the humblest of acceptance speeches. The hotly anticipated Golden Globes take place tomorrow, while Oscar nominations will be announced on Thursday. As two of the highest accolades associated with the movie industry, any film that makes the shortlist for either should be at the top of your must-watch list. To help you along,compiled our Magnificent Seven — a selection of films tipped for Golden Globes and Oscars glory
Sun, 10 Jan, 2016
The Golden Globes inched closer to legitimacy in its 72nd show, giving awards not just to A-List celebrities, but to the edgier productions that unequivocally deserved recognition, including Boyhood, The Grand Budapest Hotel, and Birdman.
Tue, 13 Jan, 2015
Irish actors fared well at last night's Golden Globe awards, with Colin Farrell pipping his 'In Bruges' co-star Brendan Gleeson to win the gong for best actor in a musical or comedy and Gabriel Byrne taking the best actor in a television drama category for US psychotherapy show 'In Treatment'.
Mon, 12 Jan, 2009
The cowboy romance Brokeback Mountain led Golden Globe contenders today with seven nominations, among them best picture, best actors for Heath Ledger and Michelle Williams and best director for Ang Lee, positioning itself as a key Academy Awards competitor.
Tue, 13 Dec, 2005