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Golden Globes 2018

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Friday, December 15, 2017 3:20 AM

SHINYGOODGUY


I saw an article in a newspaper about the GG, and I was not so much shocked as disappointed.

First off, no nomination for Patty Jenkins, the director of Wonder Woman. I thought, are they kidding me?....surely she'll get an Oscar nomination, but I didn't expect very much since WW is a comic book movie (not serious enough I guess). That, for me, was the biggest surprise. But here's another surprise - Wind River got bupkiss! I don't understand it, only thing I could think of is that it came out earlier this year, and people may have forgotten about it.

Below, a list of the GG nominations:

http://www.cnn.com/2017/12/11/entertainment/golden-globe-nominations-2
018/index.html


I would say, that for the major categories in movies that there is a horse race between 3 Billboards and The Shape of Water.

Best Picture - Shape of Water

Best Actor - Gary Oldman

Best Actress - Sally Hawkins/Frances McDormand (I wouldn't be surprised if they call it a tie)

Best Supporting Actor - Richard Jenkins (although Sam Rockwell was fantastic)

Best Supporting Actress - Octavia Spencer

Best Screenplay - The Shape of Water

Best Orginal Score - The Shape of Water

The HFPA must go by some really different standards than do the Oscars because they left out Wonder Woman, Wind River and some others that I'm not aware of. Although the above list has some impressive movies, I'm not so sure that they have left out some really good movies from their list.


SGG

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Friday, December 15, 2017 9:26 AM

6IXSTRINGJACK

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Don't take any of it so badly man...



The game is totally rigged.

Do Right, Be Right. :)

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Friday, December 15, 2017 11:42 AM

JEWELSTAITEFAN


Quote:

Originally posted by SHINYGOODGUY:
I saw an article in a newspaper about the GG, and I was not so much shocked as disappointed.

First off, no nomination for Patty Jenkins, the director of Wonder Woman. I thought, are they kidding me?....surely she'll get an Oscar nomination, but I didn't expect very much since WW is a comic book movie (not serious enough I guess). That, for me, was the biggest surprise. But here's another surprise - Wind River got bupkiss! I don't understand it, only thing I could think of is that it came out earlier this year, and people may have forgotten about it.

Below, a list of the GG nominations:

http://www.cnn.com/2017/12/11/entertainment/golden-globe-nominations-2
018/index.html


I would say, that for the major categories in movies that there is a horse race between 3 Billboards and The Shape of Water.

Best Picture - Shape of Water

Best Actor - Gary Oldman

Best Actress - Sally Hawkins/Frances McDormand (I wouldn't be surprised if they call it a tie)

Best Supporting Actor - Richard Jenkins (although Sam Rockwell was fantastic)

Best Supporting Actress - Octavia Spencer

Best Screenplay - The Shape of Water

Best Orginal Score - The Shape of Water

The HFPA must go by some really different standards than do the Oscars because they left out Wonder Woman, Wind River and some others that I'm not aware of. Although the above list has some impressive movies, I'm not so sure that they have left out some really good movies from their list.


SGG

Gary Oldman for Criminal? He was over the top there.

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Saturday, December 16, 2017 11:23 PM

SHINYGOODGUY


Here's a shocker............Totally rigged.

Well, of course they are. Just like Prez-impersonator Trump says it is. Totes!!!


SGG


Quote:

Originally posted by 6IXSTRINGJACK:
Don't take any of it so badly man...



The game is totally rigged.

Do Right, Be Right. :)


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Sunday, December 17, 2017 12:08 AM

SHINYGOODGUY


No Jewels, Gary Oldman is nominated for Darkest Hour. I have not seen it, but I'm guessing he will win.

Just a hunch.


SGG


Quote:

Originally posted by JEWELSTAITEFAN:
Quote:

Originally posted by SHINYGOODGUY:
I saw an article in a newspaper about the GG, and I was not so much shocked as disappointed.

First off, no nomination for Patty Jenkins, the director of Wonder Woman. I thought, are they kidding me?....surely she'll get an Oscar nomination, but I didn't expect very much since WW is a comic book movie (not serious enough I guess). That, for me, was the biggest surprise. But here's another surprise - Wind River got bupkiss! I don't understand it, only thing I could think of is that it came out earlier this year, and people may have forgotten about it.

Below, a list of the GG nominations:

http://www.cnn.com/2017/12/11/entertainment/golden-globe-nominations-2
018/index.html


I would say, that for the major categories in movies that there is a horse race between 3 Billboards and The Shape of Water.

Best Picture - Shape of Water

Best Actor - Gary Oldman

Best Actress - Sally Hawkins/Frances McDormand (I wouldn't be surprised if they call it a tie)

Best Supporting Actor - Richard Jenkins (although Sam Rockwell was fantastic)

Best Supporting Actress - Octavia Spencer

Best Screenplay - The Shape of Water

Best Orginal Score - The Shape of Water

The HFPA must go by some really different standards than do the Oscars because they left out Wonder Woman, Wind River and some others that I'm not aware of. Although the above list has some impressive movies, I'm not so sure that they have left out some really good movies from their list.


SGG

Gary Oldman for Criminal? He was over the top there.


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Sunday, December 17, 2017 7:51 AM

6IXSTRINGJACK

[/i]


Quote:

Originally posted by SHINYGOODGUY:
Here's a shocker............Totally rigged.

Well, of course they are. Just like Prez-impersonator Trump says it is. Totes!!!





And yet, people still watch them or even devote a sliver of their concentration on them. I just don't get it. Not judging... We've all got our quirks.

The last thing I would ever want to do is sit through a few hours of the truly over-privileged people telling me their opinions on things.

Do Right, Be Right. :)

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Monday, December 18, 2017 2:43 AM

SHINYGOODGUY


I know, no judgement. Just a passtime, like baseball, movies, line dancing...it's not taken seriously. There's too many things in this world that mean more to me.

It's like smoking a cigarette, or judging a beauty contest. Just a nasty habit.


SGG


Quote:

Originally posted by 6IXSTRINGJACK:
Quote:

Originally posted by SHINYGOODGUY:
Here's a shocker............Totally rigged.

Well, of course they are. Just like Prez-impersonator Trump says it is. Totes!!!





And yet, people still watch them or even devote a sliver of their concentration on them. I just don't get it. Not judging... We've all got our quirks.

The last thing I would ever want to do is sit through a few hours of the truly over-privileged people telling me their opinions on things.

Do Right, Be Right. :)


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Monday, December 18, 2017 8:38 PM

6IXSTRINGJACK

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Quote:

Originally posted by SHINYGOODGUY:
I know, no judgement. Just a passtime, like baseball, movies, line dancing...it's not taken seriously. There's too many things in this world that mean more to me.

It's like smoking a cigarette, or judging a beauty contest. Just a nasty habit.



LOL... I get it. I watched the full run of the Vampire Diaries.

Do Right, Be Right. :)

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