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'The Post', 'Get Out!' snubbed at Golden Globes 2018

Press Trust of India  |  Los Angeles 

Steven Spielberg's newspaper drama "The Post", Jordon Peele's "Get Out" and coming-of-age gay drama "Call Me By Your Name" returned empty handed despite winning multiple nominations at this year.

Spielberg and the films leading stars -- and -- lost it out in their respective categories to ('The Shape of Water'), ('Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri') and ('Darkest Hour').

'Three Billboards..." was a surprise winner in the Best Picture - Drama category where "The Post" was also nominated alongside "The Shape of Water" and Christopher Nolan's "Dunkirk".

Nolan's war movie failed to register a win despite three nominations, including one for the Hans Zimmer.

"This Is Us" star created history by becoming the first African-American to get the Best - Drama award for the show but "Get Out" star Daniel Kaluuya, a for Best in a Motion Picture

Musical or Comedy, was outsmarted by for "The Disaster Artist".

The was already criticised for shunning Peele in the best screenplay and the director categories.

The filmmakers were also puzzled by the racially-themed horror film's placement in the comedy or musical category.

Octavia Spencer, who has received critical acclaim for her role in "The Shape of Water" and is one of the strongest contenders for the Best Supporting Actress Oscar, went home empty handed.

"Call Me By Your Name", a gentle drama about a teen coming to terms with his sexuality in the 1980s Italy, had three nominations, including the Best Motion Picture - Drama.

Film's stars Timothee Chalamet and Armie Hammer too failed to score a win.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Mon, January 08 2018. 17:10 IST
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