ROTK Receives 4 Golden Globe Nominations

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  1. Arwen

    Arwen Well-Known Member

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    The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King has received 4 Golden Globe nominations. They are: Best Motion Picture Drama, Best Director, Best Original Score, and Best Original Song. Here is a full list of the movie nominees:

    Best Motion Picture Drama
    ''Cold Mountain"
    ''The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King''
    ''Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World''
    ''Mystic River''
    ''Seabiscuit''

    Best Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
    ''Bend It Like Beckham''
    ''Big Fish''
    ''Finding Nemo''
    ''Lost in Translation''
    ''Love Actually''

    Best Actor in a Motion Picture Drama
    Russell Crowe, ''Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World''
    Tom Cruise, ''The Last Samurai''
    Ben Kingsley, ''House of Sand and Fog''
    Jude Law, ''Cold Mountain''
    Sean Penn, ''Mystic River''

    Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama
    Cate Blanchett, ''Veronica Guerin''
    Scarlett Johansson, ''Girl With a Pearl Earring''
    Nicole Kidman, ''Cold Mountain''
    Charlize Theron, ''Monster''
    Uma Thurman, ''Kill Bill -- Volume I''
    Evan Rachel Wood, ''Thirteen''

    Best Actor in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
    Jack Black, ''School of Rock''
    Johnny Depp, ''Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl''
    Bill Murray, ''Lost in Translation''
    Jack Nicholson, ''Something's Gotta Give''
    Billy Bob Thornton, ''Bad Santa''

    Best Actress in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
    Jamie Lee Curtis, ''Freaky Friday''
    Scarlett Johansson, ''Lost in Translation''
    Diane Keaton, ''Something's Gotta Give''
    Diane Lane, ''Under the Tuscan Sun''
    Helen Mirren, ''Calendar Girls''

    Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture

    Alec Baldwin, ''The Cooler''
    Albert Finney, ''Big Fish''
    William H. Macy, ''Seabiscuit''
    Peter Sarsgaard, ''Shattered Glass''
    Tim Robbins, ''Mystic River''
    Ken Watanabe, ''The Last Samurai''

    Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
    Maria Bello, ''The Cooler''
    Patricia Clarkson, ''Pieces of April''
    Hope Davis, ''American Splendor''
    Holly Hunter, ''Thirteen''
    Renée Zellweger, ''Cold Mountain''

    Best Director
    Sofia Coppola, "Lost in Translation"
    Clint Eastwood, "Mystic River"
    Peter Jackson, "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King"
    Anthony Minghella, "Cold Mountain"
    Peter Weir, "Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World"

    Best Foreign Language Film
    "The Barbarian Invasions," French Canada
    "Goodbye, Lenin!" Germany
    "Monsieur Ibrahim," France
    "Osama," Afghanistan
    "The Return," Russia

    Best Screenplay
    Sofia Coppola, "Lost in Translation"
    Richard Curtis, "Love Actually"
    Brian Helgeland, "Mystic River"
    Anthony Minghella, "Cold Mountain"
    Jim Sheridan, Naomi Sheridan and Kirsten Sheridan, "In America"

    Best Original Score
    Alexandre Desplat, "Girl With a Pearl Earring"
    Danny Elfman, "Big Fish"
    Howard Shore, "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King"
    Gabriel Yared, "Cold Mountain"
    Hans Zimmer, "The Last Samurai"

    Best Original Song
    "The Heart of Every Girl" from "Mona Lisa Smile," music by Elton John, lyrics by Bernie Taupin
    "Into the West" from "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King," by Howard Shore, Fran Walsh and Annie Lennox
    "Man of the Hour" from "Big Fish," by Eddie Vedder
    "Time Enough for Tears" from "In America," by Bono, Gavin Friday and Maurice Seezer
    "You Will Be My Ain True Love" from "Cold Mountain," by Sting
     
  2. Lady_of_Shalott

    Lady_of_Shalott Weaving the Magic Web

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    All right! Four nomiations! But where are the acting nominations? Are these idiots blind? I have never be moved to cry by an actor's performance before this movie. Why do they never get those kind of nominations?
     
  3. Asgath

    Asgath Heavy-metal dwarf

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    ^ I agree, but I think critics are always reluctant to give awards to fantasy films...I hate them for it...