The Golden Globes...are not taken seriously as artistic milestones, and studios complain that the organization nominates based on star wattage instead of performance, in part so it can curate a red carpet spectacle.Allrighty then. We'll be watching January 17 to see if anybody gives a shoutout to the little ol' Lou. Maybe. If we remember it's on.
Still, the Globes are considered important Academy Awards tea leaves. The best picture Oscar has mirrored the association's choice for best drama or best comedy-musical in 15 of the last 22 years, including last year with "Slumdog Millionaire". The Globes can also inject fresh momentum to Oscar campaigns or effectively end others.
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