News - January 12, 2015

Boyhood cleans up at the 2015 Golden Globes
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Boyhood cleans up at the 2015 Golden Globes

Boyhood was the big winner at last night's Golden Globes, taking home three awards, including Best Motion Picture (Drama) and Best Director for Richard Linklater. 

The coming of age drama, which was shot over a 12-year period with the same cast returning each year, also saw Patricia Arquette awarded Best Supporting Actress. 

The ceremony took place last night (January 11th) and was hosted for a third and final time by Tina Fey and Amy Poelher. 

Eddie Redmayne saw off competition from Benedict Cumberbatch and Steve Carrell to take home the prize for Best Actor (Drama) for The Theory Of Everything, which also saw Jóhann Jóhannsson win for Best Original Score. 

Birdman also picked up two awards, with Michael Keaton winning for Best Actor (Musical or Comedy) and the film's screenwriting trio of Alejandro González Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris and Armando Bo winning for Best Screenplay. 

Elsewhere The Grand Budapest Hotel won the award for Best Motion Picture (Musical Or Comedy), with Julianne Moore picking up the award for Best Actress (Drama) for her role in Still Alice. Amy Adams won for Best Actress (Musical or Comedy) for Big Eyes, with JK Simmons taking home the gong for Best Supporting Actor for his towering role in Whiplash.

Leviathan won Best Foreign Language Film, 'Glory', which is taken from Selma, won Best Original Song, and How to Train Your Dragon 2 took home the award for Best Animated Feature Film. 



The full list of winners is as follows:

Best Motion Picture (Drama)

Boyhood - Winner 
The Imitation Game 
The Theory of Everything


Best Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy)

The Grand Budapest Hotel - Winner
Into The Woods
St Vincent


Best Actor (Drama)

Steve Carrell (Foxcatcher)
Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game)
Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler)
David Oyelowo (Selma)
Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything) - Winner


Best Actor (Musical or Comedy)

Ralph Fiennes (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
Michael Keaton (Birdman) - Winner
Bill Murray (St Vincent)
Joaquin Phoenix (Inherent Vice)
Christoph Waltz (Big Eyes)


Best Actress (Drama)

Jennifer Aniston (Cake)
Felicity Jones (The Theory of Everything)
Julianne Moore (Still Alice) - Winner 
Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl)
Reese Witherspoon (Wild)


Best Actress (Musical or Comedy)

Amy Adams (Big Eyes) - Winner
Emily Blunt (Into The Woods)
Helen Mirren (The Hundred-Foot Journey)
Julianne Moore (Maps to the Stars)
Quvenzhané Wallis (Annie)


Best Director

Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
Ava DuVernay (Selma)
David Fincher (Gone Girl)
Alejandro González Iñárritu (Birdman)
Richard Linklater (Boyhood) - Winner


Best Supporting Actor

Robert Duvall (The Judge)
Ethan Hawke (Boyhood)
Edward Norton (Birdman)
Mark Ruffalo (Foxcatcher)
JK Simmons (Whiplash) - Winner


Best Supporting Actress

Patricia Arquette (Boyhood) - Winner
Jessica Chastain (A Most Violent Year)
Keira Knightley (The Imitation Game)
Emma Stone (Birdman)
Meryl Streep (Into The Woods)


Best Foreign Language Film

Force Majeure
Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem
Leviathan - Winner


Best Screenplay

Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl)
Alejandro González Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Armando Bo (Birdman) - Winner
Richard Linklater (Boyhood)
Graham Moore (The Imitation Game)


Best Original Score

Alexandre Desplat (The Imitation Game)
Jóhann Jóhannsson (The Theory of Everything) - Winner
Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross (Gone Girl)
Antonio Sanchez (Birdman)
Hans Zimmer (Interstellar)


Best Original Song

'Big Eyes' (Big Eyes)
'Glory' (Selma) - Winner
'Mercy Is' (Noah)
'Opportunity' (Annie)
'Yellow Flicker Beat' (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1)


Best Animated Feature Film

Big Hero Six
The Book of Life
The Boxtrolls
How to Train Your Dragon 2 - Winner
The Lego Movie

Boyhood Richard Linklater

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