Five Ways the Golden Globes Can Shift the Oscar Race, or Not

In a way, the Globes don’t have much of an impact on the Oscars. But this year, like last year, they do come at a time when the race is in flux. That Argo won both the Critics Choice and the Globe at roughly the same time the Oscars “snubbed” him in the director...
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

Predicting the Golden Globes

Don’t forget to enter our contest to predict the Golden Globes. We’re going to be giving away the two winning films on DVD.   The Golden Globes unfurl Sunday, long after Oscar ballots have been turned in.  They can impact winners but not nominees.  They can help shift...
Posted On 10 Jan 2014

Predict the Golden Globe Awards

It’s that time of year again. Please check out Gold Derby to see what the experts are predicting, but you too can take a stab at it. There will be prizes!
Posted On 28 Dec 2013

Golden Globes, No Guts, NO Glory!

Once again, tomorrow very early the Golden Globes will be announced.  Since the Globes have two categories for picture, actor and actress, most of those we expect to get nominated will likely get nominated. So perhaps this is a futile exercise.  But nonetheless!  Do you have any...
Posted On 11 Dec 2013

Golden Globes Preview and Contest!

Check out all of the predictions of pundits at Gold Derby. Thursday morning, bright and early, the Golden Globes will announce their nominations, only a day after the Screen Actors Guild (tomorrow morning). The Hollywood Foreign Press (HFPA for short) are a unique organization of...
Posted On 10 Dec 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

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

Jodie Foster’s Golden Globes speech

Sasha talks about Jodie’s speech in the post above. Jodie Foster gave an instantly legendary speech when accepting the Cecil B. DeMille award at the Golden Globes tonight. But although it was rambling and possibly a little batty, it was different to most legendary awards...
Posted On 13 Jan 2013