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    Golden Globes: Sci-Fi Avatar Wins Director and Drama

    Golden Globes winner James Cameron is pleased that the success of Avatar will broaden the scope of future 3-D. "One thing Avatar could do because of its success is give permission to other filmmakers to think of 3-D as something that isn't relegated to kids movies and animation," he said backstage....

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    "Avatar" the Big Winner at 67th Golden Globes; James Cameron Best Director

    "Avatar" won Best Picture - Drama while James Cameron took Best Director for the 3-D feature tonight at the 67th Golden Globes in Los Angeles. "The Hangover" received Best Picture - Comedy or Musical, while Jeff Bridges won Best Actor - Drama for "Crazy Heart." Sandra Bullock took the Best Actress Drama prize for "The Blind Side" and Merryl Streep received Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical for "Julie & Julia." Mo'Nique took Best Supporting Actress for her role in "Precious" and Michael Haneke's "White Ribbon" won Best Foreign Language film. "The Hangover." Jason Reitman and Sheldon Turner, meanwhile, won Best Screenplay for "Up in the Air."...

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    Analysis: Predictable Golden Globes Honor "Avatar"

    James Cameron's "Avatar" prevailed over a generally conservative and populist batch of winners at the 67th Golden Globe Awards - winning awards for both best picture drama and best director. Smaller films like "The Hurt Locker" and even "Up In The Air" (which did manage a screenplay honor) were mos...

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    Upsets At the Globes: Reitman, Cameron Beat Tarantino, Bigelow

    There were some close races at the Golden Globes, including best screenplay and best director. When Jason Reitman accepted the screenplay prize for Up in the Air, (shared with Sheldon Turner) he said that he thought Quentin Tarantino would be accepting, not him. And when James Cameron accepted the...

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    Globe Winner Streep Says Hollywood Is Improving for Women

    Backstage at the Globes, after winning best actress for Julie & Julia, Meryl Streep said that Hollywood is improving for women. "Sandra Bullock is 45," she said. "The perception is better for her than it was for me at her age." She thanked the Globes for continuing to like her work after 30 years. "...

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    Golden Globes: McCartney Loses to The Weary Kind

    Up also won the Golden Globe for best original score. And "The Weary Kind" from Crazy Heart won best song. Paul McCartney might have had a better shot if he had written a song for a better movie than Everybody's Fine.

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    Golden Globe Win: Up Will Also Nab Oscar

    So far the Golden Globes wins are obvious no-brainers that will likely repeat on Oscar night.

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    Mo'Nique's Globes Win is No Surprise

    Mo'Nique did well. She trembled with emotion as she accepted her supporting actress award, saying: "Thank you, God, for this amazing ride that you're allowing me to go on. ...I am in the midst of my dream...To Gabby, sister, I am in awe of you. Thank you for letting me play with you... I celebrate t...

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    Backstage at the Golden Globes

    "NBC, you're in the toilet right now," says Julia Roberts, hanging with Richard Lovett and Tom Hanks on the drenched red carpet, which literally is soaked. I stood in a puddle picking up my press credential. This is my first time covering the Golden Globes backstage. And I've been inside the Globes ...

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    Golden Globes Predictions

    The Golden Globes, voted on by 84 idiosyncratic Hollywood foreign correspondents, are always tough to call. I pay heed to awards expert Pete Hammond, who tells me It's Complicated and Avatar played well with the group, and I gather feedback from HFPA members, who are a mix of serious journalists, c...

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