‘Lincoln’ leading Golden Globes
‘Game Change’ tops the nominations for TV.
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIF. — Steven Spielberg’s Civil War epic “Lincoln” led the Golden Globes on Thursday with seven nominations, among them best drama, best director for Spielberg and acting honors for Daniel DayLewis, Sally Field and Tommy Lee Jones.
Tied for second-place with five nominations each, including best drama, are Ben Affleck’s Iran hostage-crisis thriller “Argo” and Quentin Tarantino’s slave-turnedbounty-hunter tale “Django Unchained.”
Other best-drama nominees put forward by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association are Ang Lee’s shipwreck story “Life of Pi” and Kathryn Bigelow’s Osama bin Laden manhunt thriller “Zero Dark Thirty.”
Nominated for best musical or comedy were: the British retiree adventure “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel”; the Victor Hugo musical “Les Miserables”; University of Texas alumnus Wes Anderson’s firstlove tale “Moonrise Kingdom”; the fishing romance “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen”; and the lost-soul romance “Silver Linings Playbook.”
Steven Spielberg’s ‘Lincoln’ (left) is leading the pack, while Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Django Unchained’ (above) is close behind.