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Winners of the 2019 Critics' Choice Awards

Jan. 13, 2019 11:34 PM EST

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Winners of the 2019 Critics' Choice Awards, presented Thursday at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California: Film: "Roma" Actor: Christian Bale, "Vice" Actress: TIE, Glenn Close, "The Wife" and Lady Gaga, "A Star Is Born" Supporting actor: Mahershala Ali, "Green Book"...

'Roma' actresses drew on personal lives for inspiration

Jan. 11, 2019 1:18 PM EST

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Playing Cleo in director Alfonso Cuaron's Spanish-language film "Roma " was for Yalitza Aparicio much more than putting herself in the shoes of another woman. For the lead actress of Mixtec origin praised for her moving portrayal of a domestic worker, it was personal: that was her...

'The Favourite' leads race for British Academy Film Awards

Jan. 9, 2019 12:43 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Wickedly funny royal comedy-drama "The Favourite" lived up to its name Wednesday, leading the race for the British Academy Film Awards. Yorgos Lanthimos' film received 12 nominations for the U.K. equivalent of the Oscars, including best film, best director and best actress, for Olivia Colman....

After a tame Globes, is a less-charged awards season ahead?

Jan. 7, 2019 2:02 PM EST

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Golden Globe Awards looked like it had gone entirely back to frothy, bubbly business as usual, until Regina King did the impossible: She got the orchestra to stop playing her off. Not even Lady Gaga had that much power. King used her platform on stage accepting the...

Mamma Mia! 'Rhapsody' upsets 'Star Is Born' at Globes

Jan. 7, 2019 4:52 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Thunder bolt and lightning rocked the 76th Golden Globes where a string of upsets culminated with the Freddie Mercury biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody" winning best picture, drama, over another movie about musicians: Bradley Cooper's much more heavily favored "A Star Is Born." "A Star Is Born"...

Snubs, surprises and a Satanic shout-out? Key Globes moments

Jan. 7, 2019 4:40 AM EST

It was a moment when everyone — absolutely everyone — expected to see an ebullient Lady Gaga climbing to the stage in her dramatic periwinkle gown. Instead, a visibly stunned Glenn Close got the Golden Globe. But her deeply personal speech about women's need for fulfillment outside the family soon...

Complete list of winners at 76th Golden Globe Awards

Jan. 7, 2019 1:50 AM EST

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Complete list of winners at the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards, presented Sunday in Beverly Hills, California, by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association: FILM Drama: "Bohemian Rhapsody" Actress, Drama: Glenn Close, "The Wife" Actor, Drama: Rami Malek, "Bohemian Rhapsody"...

Teary Glenn Close, cheeky Olivia Colman take acting awards

Jan. 7, 2019 12:52 AM EST

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Glenn Close couldn't help but think of her mother at Sunday's Golden Globes when she won best actress in a film drama for playing a woman forced into the shadows by her husband's success in "The Wife." Through tears, Close noted her mother's similarities with her character in...

Film critics choose 'The Rider' as best picture of 2018

Jan. 5, 2019 9:29 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The National Society of Film Critics on Saturday chose Chloe Zhao's low-budget debut feature, "The Rider," as best picture of 2018. Director Alfonso Cuaron's black-and-white "Roma" period piece set in modern Mexico won the most awards — as best picture runner-up, best...

What to watch for at this Sunday's Golden Globes

Jan. 4, 2019 3:54 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Dramatic period pieces will vie for the top comedy-musical awards and song-stuffed movies are poised to dominate the dramatic categories. Welcome to the 76th annual Golden Globes. Category confusion often reigns at the Globes. Remember when laughers like "The Martian" and "Get Out" competed...