Golden Globe Awards Predictions

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The Hollywood Foreign Press will announce the winners of the 72nd Golden Globe Awards for film and television next week on January 11th. The Golden Globes are one of the many awards that help predict who will win at the Oscars later this year. Here are Film Mention’s predictions of who will win in the film categories after the jump.

Best Motion Picture – Drama

  • Predicted Winner – Boyhood
  • Potential Upsetter – The Imitation Game

Best Actor – Drama

  • Predicted Winner – Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything)
  • Potential Upsetter – Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game)

Best Actress – Drama

  • Predicted Winner -Julianne Moore (Still Alice)
  • Potential Upsetters – Jennifer Aniston (Cake) or Reese Witherspoon (Wild)

Best Motion Picture – Comedy/Musical

  • Predicted Winner – Birdman
  • Potential Winner – Into the Woods

Best Actor – Comedy/Musical

  • Predicted Winner – Michael Keaton (Birdman)
  • Potential Upsetter – Ralph Fiennes (The Grand Budapest Hotel)

Best Actress – Comedy/Musical

  • Predicted Winner – Emily Blunt (Into the Woods)
  • Potential Upsetter – Amy Adams (Big Eyes)

Best Supporting Actor

  • Predicted Winner – J.K. Simmons (Whiplash)
  • Potential Upsetter – Edward Norton (Birdman)

Best Supporting Actress

  • Predicted Winner – Patricia Arquette (Boyhood)
  • Potential Upsetter – Meryl Streep (Into the Woods), they always give her something!

Best Director

  • Predicted Winner – Richard Linklater (Boyhood)
  • Potential Upsetter – Alejandro Gonzalez (Birdman)

Best Screenplay

  • Predicted Winner – Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
  • Potential Upsetter – Alejandro Gonzalez (Birdman)

Best Original Score

  • Predicted Winner – Hans Zimmer (Interstellar)
  • Potential Upsetter – Antonia Sanchez (Birdman)

Best Original Song

  • Predicted Winner – “Big Eyes” by Lana Del Rey (Big Eyes)
  • Potential Upsetter – “Glory” by John Legend & Common (Selma)

Best Animated Feature Film

  • Predicted Winner – The Lego Movie
  • Potential Upsetter – Big Hero 6

Best Foreign Language Film

  • Predicted Winner – Ida (Poland/Denmark)
  • Potential Upsetter – Force Majeure Turist (Sweden)

For a complete list of the film nominees, click HERE.

Make sure to let us know what your predictions are in the comments and tune into NBC on January 11th at 8 p.m. EST to see who wins.


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