Golden Globe nominations 2015

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It’s that time of year again when the nominees for the 2015 Golden Globes are announced. 2014 has been another exceptional year for cinema, and the film industry should be extremely proud of its ongoing achievements. I have yet to see many of the nominees, but I will certainly try and watch all of the film nominees before the awards ceremony. With that said, here are the nominees for the Golden Globes which will be held on Sunday 11th January 2015, hosted by comedians Tina Fey and Amy Poehler for the third year running.

Film nominees:

Best Motion Picture – Drama:
Boyhood (Richard Linklater)
Foxcatcher (Bennett Miller)
The Imitation Game (Morten Tyldum)
Selma (Ava DuVernay)
The Theory of Everything (James Marsh)

Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy:
Birdman (Alejandro González Iñárritu)
The Grand Budapest Hotel (Wes Anderson)
Into the Woods (Rob Marshall)
Pride (Matthew Warchus)
St. Vincent (Theodore Melfi)

Best Director:
-Wes Anderson – The Grand Budapest Hotel
-Ava Duvernay – Selma
-David Fincher – Gone Girl
-Alejandro González Iñárritu – Birdman
-Richard Linklater – Boyhood

Best Actress – Drama:
-Jennifer Aniston – Cake (Daniel Barnz)
-Felicity Jones – The Theory of Everything (James Marsh)
-Julianne Moore – Still Alice (Wash Westmoreland, Richard Glatzer)
-Rosamund Pike – Gone Girl (David Fincher)
-Reese Witherspoon – Wild (Jean-Marc Vallée)

Best Actor – Drama:
-Steve Carell – Foxcatcher (Bennett Miller)
-Benedict Cumberbatch – The Imitation Game (Morten Tyldum)
-Jake Gyllenhaal – Nightcrawler (Dan Gilroy)
-David Oyelowo – Selma (Ava Duvernay)
-Eddie Redmayne – The Theory of Everything (James Marsh)

Best Actress – Musical or Comedy:
-Amy Adams – Big Eyes (Tim Burton)
-Emily Blunt – Into the Woods (Rob Marshall)
-Helen Mirren – The Hundred-Foot Journey (Lasse Hallström)
-Julianne Moore – Maps to the Stars (David Cronenberg)
-Quvenzhané Wallis – Annie (Will Gluck)

Best Actor – Musical or Comedy:
-Ralph Fiennes – The Grand Budapest Hotel (Wes Anderson)
-Michael Keaton – Birdman (Alejandro González Iñárritu)
-Bill Murray – St. Vincent (Theodore Melfi)
-Joaquin Pheonix – Inherent Vice (Paul Thomas Anderson)
-Christoph Waltz – Big Eyes (Tim Burton)

Best Supporting Actress:
-Patricia Arquette – Boyhood (Richard Linklater)
-Jessica Chastain – A Most Violent Year (J. C. Chandor)
-Keira Knightley – The Imitation Game (Morten Tyldum)
-Emma Stone – Birdman (Alejandro González Iñárritu)
-Meryl Streep – Into the Woods (Rob Marshall)

Best Supporting Actor:
-Robert Duvall – The Judge (David Dobkin)
-Ethan Hawke – Boyhood (Richard Linklater)
-Edward Norton – Birdman (Alejandro González Iñárritu)
-Mark Ruffalo – Foxcatcher (Bennett Miller)
-JK Simmons – Whiplash (Damien Chazelle)

Best Screenplay:
-Wes Anderson – The Grand Budapest Hotel (Wes Anderson)
-Gillian Flynn – Gone Girl (David Fincher)
-Alejandro González Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris and Armando Bo – Birdman (Alejandro González Iñárritu)
-Richard Linklater – Boyhood (Richard Linklater)
-Graham Moore – The Imitation Game (Morten Tyldum)

Best Foreign Film:
Force Majeure (Ruben Östlund)
Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem (Shlomi Elkabetz, Ronit Elkabetz)
Ida (Paweł Pawlikowski)
Leviathan (Andrey Zvyagintsev)
Tangerines (Zaza Urushadze)

Best Animated Feature:
Big Hero 6 (Don Hall, Chris Williams)
The Book of Life (Jorge Gutierrez)
The Boxtrolls (Anthony Stacchi, Graham Annable)
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (Dean DeBlois)
The Lego Movie (Chris Miller, Phil Lord)

Best Motion Picture Soundtrack – Original Score:
Birdman (Antonio Sanchez)
Gone Girl (Trent Reznor)
Imitation Game (Alexandre Desplat)
Interstellar (Hans Zimmer)
The Theory of Everything (Yohan Yohanson)

Best Motion Picture Soundtrack – Original Song
-“Big Eyes” – Big Eyes (Lana Del Ray)
-“Glory” – Selma (John Legend, Common)
-“Mercy Is” – Noah (Patty Smith, Lenny Kaye)
-“Opportunity” – Annie (Sia/Quvenhané Wallis)
-“Yellow Flicker Beat” – Hunger Games: Mockingjay (Part 1) (Lorde)


About Enchanted By Film

1st class Film uni graduate who has a love for films old and new. I write for Diegesis and Film Matters film journals. Currently saving to do a Masters and PhD in Film. My ambition is to be a University lecturer on film and write about film academically. I also wouldn't mind working for the BFI or writing for Sight and Sound :-)
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