2018 Golden Globes reactions to film winners (and losers): ‘Three Billboards’ vs. ‘Lady Bird’

The posters in our forums are well-known all throughout Hollywood for their cheeky and incisive opinions. And like they do every year they did not hold back with their responses to the winners of this year’s Golden Globes film categories. Our reactions ranged from both excitement and anger over the big wins for “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” to elation over the wins for Saoirse Ronan and Allison Janney.

Below, you can see just an overview of the shade and praise that was thrown at this year’s ceremony. Read more and have your say here.

Best Drama: “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

MrGoodWood: I hope certain people on this forum heard these cheers for “Billboards” in that room.

PJ Edwards: Remember that time “La La Land” won 7 Globes and then lost BP? Don’t get too comfy now.

Best Drama Actor: Gary Oldman, “Darkest Hour”

Lord Freddy Blackfyre: The race for Best Actor is over.

kbfr12: Considering all the things he’s said about the HFPA, it turns out that Gary Oldman was able to negotiate with a tiger while his head was in its mouth.

Best Drama Actress: Frances McDormand, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

ENGLAND: Congrats Frances.

Miles: Are things lining up for “Three Billboards” to win Picture?

Philip: She gives a brilliant performance, just like all the other ladies in the category!

SEE How were Golden Globe winners decided by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association?

Best Comedy/Musical: “Lady Bird”

BenitoDelicias: They got Birdman to give the award to “Lady Bird”?

Chris Negron: YES “LADY BIRD!!!”

Best Comedy/Musical Actor: James Franco, “The Disaster Artist”


Hunter-ish: Tommy Wiseau trying to grab the mic was the highlight of the night.

Alijah Purdy: Was really hoping Daniel would win. It sucks that he’s now going to end this award season with no awards now.

Best Comedy/Musical Actress: Saoirse Ronan, “Lady Bird”

PJ Edwards: YAS SAOIRSE! I’ll take it!

Kasperi: Yay!! You go Saoirse!!

Marcus Snowden: Both Ronan and Robbie were amazing in their respective films, so I have no problem with the former winning.

2018 Golden Globes: Complete list of winners in 14 film and 11 TV categories

Best Supporting Actor: Sam Rockwell, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

PJ Edwards: Let the backlash begin.

pulp50: Really happy Sam Rockwell won. I would have been happy with him or Dafoe.

aahoto: I was so sure Armie was winning this. My predictions have gone down the loo.

Best Supporting Actress: Allison Janney, “I, Tonya”

Noah Arlington: Yesss Allison Janney!

Eric Close: Another surprise loss tonight. Hopefully Laurie still gets the Oscar.

sitizoner: I need some oxygen tank. Imma have 0% this GG race dammit, should’ve predicted the obvious! Ugh!

Best Director: Guillermo del Toro, “The Shape of Water”

Sagand: What a burn from Portman.

Denis: Love you Del Toro! Master!

SEE 2018 Golden Globes reactions to TV winners (and losers): Big yawns, where were the shockers?

Best Screenplay: Martin McDonagh, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

OscarsSoWrong: “Three Billboard” haters, suck it.

FreemanGriffith: So they give it to the WORST screenplay of 2017. (sigh) I simply hate that movie with every fiber of my being. it has no moral compass and is cinematic garbage.

Best Animated Feature: “Coco”

Aint2Proud2Beg: YAY “Coco.”

Best Foreign Language Film: “In the Fade” (Germany/France)

Hinrich689: “IN THE FADE?!?!?!”

FreemanGriffith: This award so should have gone to “BPM (Beats per Minute).” Instead, they give it to a film that has been getting horrible reviews.

Best Original Score: Alexandre Desplat, “The Shape of Water”

babypook: Nice win for Desplat.

Teridax: I had Alexandre Desplat but just freaking took him out TODAY for Hans Zimmer! Dammit!

Best Original Song: “This is Me” from “The Greatest Showman”


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