12 Years a Slave, Gravity, American Hustle: Golden Globe Awards spread the wealth!

MOTION PICTURES: Best Director Alfonso Cuaron, Gravity Best Motion Picture – Drama 12 Years a Slave Best Actress  – Drama Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine Best Actor   – Drama Matthew McConaughey, Dallas Buyers Club Best Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical American Hustle Bes...
Posted On 12 Jan 2014

Annual Golden Globes Haiku and Contest

AD makes haikus Clever words strung together. Let’s see what you do. A Haiku is defined by three lines. The first line has five syllables. The second line has seven syllables and the third line has five syllables. Ideally, these represent three separate thoughts that tie in...
Posted On 12 Jan 2014

American Hustle goes full comedy at the Golden Globes

It’s official. It’s now been announced that American Hustle will be classified as a comedy in 3 major categories at the Golden Globes. Not only does this free up slots in the Globes drama divisions for Best Picture, Actor and Actress, it allows American Hustle to...
Posted On 29 Nov 2013

Amy Poehler and Tina Fey return to host the Golden Globes

What a great idea to have them return, as they are the best hosts any kind of awards show could ask for. They could do the Oscars but they’re well suited for the more relaxed (sloppy and dirty) HFPA celebration.  
Posted On 15 Oct 2013

Woody Allen to Receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Golden Globes

The Cecil B. DeMille award is only an honor if you believe in awards, which Woody Allen does not. It was reported today that he will be the recipient of the Cecil B. DeMille award, and I guess this means he’s going to show up and receive it. Certainly he is a worthy...
Posted On 13 Sep 2013

Lena Dunham with Jon Stewart on The Daily Show

The Daily Show with Jon StewartGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook Watch two of the dumbest presenters and one of the smartest winners at the Globes after the cut.
Posted On 18 Jan 2013

Watch 12 Golden Globe Awards speeches

In case you missed them or just want to relive them, NBC has generously made available all the major highlights from Sunday night’s Golden Globe Awards ceremony. Here’s the opening repartee with Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. . Ben Affleck, Jessica Chastain, Daniel...
Posted On 14 Jan 2013

Oscar Bits and Bites – “Is it hot in here or is it just me?”

Globes ratings best in six years [EW] **** [HE] Torture is too important an issue to allow a film such as “Zero Dark Thirty” to be the final arbiter. The facts need to play that role. I call on the Senate Intelligence Committee to release its report as soon as possible in order...
Posted On 14 Jan 2013

The Golden Globes – The Tragic and the Sublime

The Golden Globes, like the Critics Choice,  had their ballots turned in before the Oscar nominations.  That meant that they reflected the moment just before the buzz shifted.  Argo won big at the Critics Choice and it won big at the Globes, taking Best Picture Drama and Best...
Posted On 13 Jan 2013