My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Golden Globes 2002

Best Motion Picture-Drama
* The Hours
About Schmidt
Gangs of New York
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
The Pianist

Best Motion Picture-Musical or Comedy
* Chicago
About a Boy
Adaptation.
My Big Fat Greek Wedding
Nicholas Nickleby

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama
* Jack Nicholson – About Schmidt as Warren R. Schmidt
Adrien Brody – The Pianist as Władysław Szpilman
Michael Caine – The Quiet American as Thomas Fowler
Daniel Day-Lewis – Gangs of New York as William “Bill the Butcher” Cutting
Leonardo DiCaprio – Catch Me If You Can as Frank Abagnale, Jr.

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama
* Nicole Kidman – The Hours as Virginia Woolf
Salma Hayek – Frida as Frida Kahlo
Diane Lane – Unfaithful as Constance “Connie” Sumner
Julianne Moore – Far From Heaven as Cathy Whitaker
Meryl Streep – The Hours as Clarissa Vaughan

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
* Richard Gere – Chicago as Billy Flynn
Nicolas Cage – Adaptation. as Charlie Kaufman / Donald Kaufman
Kieran Culkin – Igby Goes Down as Jason “Igby” Slocumb, Jr.
Hugh Grant – About a Boy as Will Freeman
Adam Sandler – Punch-Drunk Love as Barry Egan

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
* Renée Zellweger – Chicago as Roxie Hart
Maggie Gyllenhaal – Secretary as Lee Holloway
Goldie Hawn – The Banger Sisters as Suzette
Nia Vardalos – My Big Fat Greek Wedding as Fotoula “Toula” Portokalos
Catherine Zeta-Jones – Chicago as Velma Kelly

Best Supporting Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama, Musical or Comedy
* Chris Cooper – Adaptation. as John Laroche
Ed Harris – The Hours as Richard “Richie” Brown
Paul Newman – Road to Perdition as John Rooney
Dennis Quaid – Far From Heaven as Frank Whitaker
John C. Reilly – Chicago as Amos Hart

Best Supporting Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama, Musical or Comedy
* Meryl Streep – Adaptation. as Susan Orlean
Kathy Bates – About Schmidt as Roberta Hertzel
Cameron Diaz – Gangs of New York as Jenny Everdeane
Queen Latifah – Chicago as Matron “Mama” Morton
Susan Sarandon – Igby Goes Down as Mimi Slocumb

Best Director
* Martin Scorsese – Gangs of New York
Stephen Daldry – The Hours
Peter Jackson – The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Spike Jonze – Adaptation.
Rob Marshall – Chicago
Alexander Payne – About Schmidt

Best Screenplay
* Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor – About Schmidt
Charlie, Donald Kaufman – Adaptation.
Bill Condon – Chicago
Todd Haynes – Far From Heaven
David Hare – The Hours

Best Original Score
* Elliot Goldenthal – Frida
Terence Blanchard – 25th Hour
Elmer Bernstein – Far From Heaven
Philip Glass – The Hours
Peter Gabriel – Rabbit-Proof Fence

Best Original Song
* “The Hands That Built America” (U2) – Gangs of New York
“Lose Yourself” (Eminem) – 8 Mile
“Die Another Day” (Madonna) – Die Another Day
“Here I Am” (Bryan Adams) – Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron
“Father and Daughter” (Paul Simon) – The Wild Thornberrys Movie

Best Foreign Language Film
* Talk to Her (Spain)
Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress (France)
City of God (Brazil)
The Crime of Father Amaro (Mexico)
Hero (China)
Nowhere in Africa (Germany)