Hollywood Silly Season Is Finally Here !!

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Every year around this time It starts again. The studios send out their screeners in hopes that they will get the award votes. And each year these screener copies find their way online. And it is a happy time for cinephiles everywhere.

I must admit, I had given up on the Hollywood Silly Season leaks. Because every year for at least ten years back, there has always been a leak before December 16th. You probably remember last year’s spree of screeners released by the Hive-CM8 group. Oh what a time it was. 

Later it was alleged that the leak came from the talent agency Innovative Artists which was later sued by Warner Bros.

This year, however, things have been completely dead on the screener front. Many have been sent out off for review,but the first have yet to leak to the public……

UNTIL NOW

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Predicted vs Actual Winners for the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 06: The new 2009 Golden Globe statuettes are on display during an unveiling by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 6, 2009 in Beverly Hills, California. The 66th annual Golden Globe Awards are scheduled for January 11. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

The nominations for next year’s Golden Globes are inn. Im dumbfounded that Anthony Hopkins was not nominated for his performance in WestWorld, but regardless of that snub I will have a crack at picking the winners based on absolutely nothing.

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Winners of the 72nd Golden Globe Awards

BEST MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA

Boyhood (IFC Films) **Winner**
Foxcatcher (Sony Pictures Classics)
The Imitation Game (The Weinstein Company)
Selma (Paramount Pictures)
The Theory of Everything (Focus Features)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA

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

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA

Steve Carell – Foxcatcher
Benedict Cumberbatch – The Imitation Game
Jake Gyllenhaal – Nightcrawler
David Oyelowo – Selma
Eddie Redmayne – The Theory of Everything **Winner**

BEST MOTION PICTURE – COMEDY OR MUSICAL

Birdman (Fox Searchlight)
The Grand Budapest Hotel (Fox Searchlight) **Winner**
Into the Woods (Walt Disney Pictures)
Pride (CBS Films)
St. Vincent (The Weinstein Company)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE – COMEDY OR MUSICAL

Amy Adams – Big Eyes **Winner**
Emily Blunt – Into the Woods
Helen Mirren – The Hundred-Foot Journey
Julianna Moore – Maps to the Stars
Qhvenzhane Wallis – Annie

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTURE – COMEDY OR MUSICAL

Ralph Fiennes – The Grand Budapest Hotel
Michael Keaton – Birdman **Winner**
Bill Murray – St. Vincent
Joaquin Phoenix – Inherent Vice
Christoph Waltz – Big Eyes

BEST ANIMATED FEATURE FILM

Big Hero Six (Walt Disney Pictures)
The Book of Life (20th Century Fox)
The Boxtrolls (Focus Features)
How to Train a Dragon 2 (DreamWorks Animation) **Winner**
The LEGO Movie (Warner Bros. Pictures)

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

Force Majeure – Sweden (Magnolia Pictures)
Gett: The Trial of Vivianne – Israel (Music Box Films)
Ida – Poland (Music Box Films)
Leviathan – Russia (Sony Pictures Classics) **Winner**
Tangerines Mandariinid – Estonia

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MOTION PICTURE

Patricia Arquette – Boyhood **Winner**
Jessica Chastain – A Most Violent Year
Keira Knightley – The Imitation Game
Emma Stone – Birdman
Meryl Streep – Into the Woods

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MOTION PICTURE

Robert Duvall – The Judge
Ethan Hawke – Boyhood
Edward Norton – Birdman
Mark Ruffalo – Foxcatcher
J.K. Simmons – Whiplash **Winner**

BEST DIRECTOR – MOTION PICTURE

Wes Anderson – The Grand Budapest Hotel
Ava Duvernay – Selma
David Fincher – Gone Girl
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu – Birdman
Richard Linklater – Boyhood **Winner**

BEST SCREENPLAY –MOTION PICTURE

Wes Anderson – The Grand Budapest Hotel
Gillian Flynn – Gone Girl
Alejandro Inarritu, Nicolas Gabon, Armando Bo, Alexander Dinelaris – Birdman **Winner**
Richard Linklater – Boyhood
Graham Moore – The Imitation Game

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE – MOTION PICTURE

Alexander Desplat – The Imitation Game
Johann Johannsoon – The Theory of Everything **Winner**
Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross – Gone Girl
Antonio Sanchez – Birdman
Hans Zimmer – Interstellar

BEST ORIGINAL SONG – MOTION PICTURE

“Big Eyes” – Big Eyes
Music and Lyrics by Lana Del Rey
“Glory” – Selma **Winner**
Music and Lyrics by John Legend, Common
“Mercy Is” – Noah
Music and Lyrics by Patti Smith, Lenny Kaye
“Opportunity – Annie
Music and Lyrics by Greg Kurstin, Sia Furler, Will Gluck
“Yellow Flicker Beat” – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1
Music and Lyrics by Lorde

Go Batman  , oh I mean Birdman !!!

I have little to no interest in the TV categories , so i Ieft them out…..

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