Shocking Golden Globes (Film) snubs: Oprah Winfrey, Maritn Scorsese …

The Golden Globes nominated a lot of expected contenders, but in a year crowded with viable contenders there were inevitably major snubs, including Oprah Winfrey, who was believed to be the frontrunner to win Best Motion Picture Supporting Actress for “The Butler,” and Martin Scorsese, who missed the cut for Best Director even though “The Wolf of Wall Street” was nominated for Best Picture (Musical/Comedy).

Saving Mr. Banks” was also notably absent, earning only a bid for lead actress Emma Thompson but missing out on Best Picture (Drama) and Best Supporting Actor (Tom Hanks).

NOT NOMINATED: Best Motion Picture – Drama
“Blue Jasmine”
The Butler
“Fruitvale Station”
Saving Mr. Banks

NOT NOMINATED: Best Actor – Drama
Hugh Jackman, “Prisoners”
Michael B. Jordan, “Fruitvale Station”
Forest Whitaker, “The Butler”

NOT NOMINATED: Best Actress – Drama
Berenice Bejo, “The Past”
Adele Exarchopoulos, “Blue is the Warmest Color”

NOT NOMINATED: Best Motion Picture – Musical/Comedy
“August: Osage County”
“Before Midnight”
“Enough Said”
“The Secret Life of Walter Mitty”

NOT NOMINATED: Best Actor – Musical/Comedy
James Gandolfini, “Enough Said”
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, “Don Jon”
Ben Stiller, “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty”

NOT NOMINATED: Best Actress – Musical/Comedy
Sandra Bullock, “The Heat”
Scarlett Johansson, “Don Jon”
Melissa McCarthy, “The Heat”

NOT NOMINATED: Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
George Clooney, “Gravity”
Harrison Ford, “42”
John Goodman, “Inside Llewyn Davis”
Tom Hanks, “Saving Mr. Banks”
Jonah Hill, “The Wolf of Wall Street

NOT NOMINATED: Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture
Jennifer Garner, “Dallas Buyers Club”
Margo Martindale, “August: Osage County”
Octavia Spencer, “Fruitvale Station”
Oprah Winfrey, “The Butler”

NOT NOMINATED: Best Director
Woody Allen, “Blue Jasmine”
Joel and Ethan Coen, “Inside Llewyn Davis”
Lee Daniels, “The Butler”
Paul Greengrass, “Captain Phillips”
Spike Jonze, “Her”
Martin Scorsese, “The Wolf of Wall Street”

NOT NOMINATED: Best Screenplay
“August: Osage County”
“Before Midnight”
“Blue Jasmine”
“Inside Llewyn Davis”
“The Wolf of Wall Street”

 

3 thoughts on “Shocking Golden Globes (Film) snubs: Oprah Winfrey, Maritn Scorsese …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *