Nominations for Best Motion Picture - Drama:
The Hurt Locker
Precious: Based on The Novel Push by Sapphire
Up In The Air
Normally, the Golden Globes nomination list serves as a rough draft for what can be expected to be nominated for the Academy Awards; however, this year the Academy has expanded to 10 nominations for the Best Picture category.
So to help build suspense for the discussion of best movies of 2009 here is Rolling Stones' movie critic Peter Travers' Top 10 movies of the year and director Quentin Tarantino's Top 8 movies of 2009.
10) The Messenger
9) (500) Days of Summer
8) District 9
7) A Serious Man
6) Where the Wild Things Are
4) An Education
3) The Hurt Locker
2) Up In The Air
1) Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire
Quentin Tarantino's Top 8 Movies of 2009: