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There was no red carpet, no glitz and glamor and no boisterous party at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, but this year’s Golden Globes Awards Show did, nonetheless, accomplish its yearly goal: give movie lovers a preview of the Oscars.

Sadly, if the strike in Hollywood continues, the real preview wasn’t who won, but rather the depressing presentation of the show itself and what the Academy Awards in February may look like.

But not everything about the 2008 Golden Globes was discouraging; after all, with 34 awards doled out, someone has to be happy.

For the film awards, director Joe Wright is likely to be one of the happiest after coming away with an award for Best Drama for his film ‘Atonement.’

Tim Burton’s “Sweeney Todd,” with no surprise, took his first Golden Globe for Best Musical/Comedy.

And after 7 past nominations, Depp finally won his own Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Musical/Comedy for his dark, brilliant performance in “Sweeney Todd.”

On the smaller screen, AMC’s “Mad Men” blew right by past Best Series winners “House” and “Grey’s Anatomy” and took the award home, along with a Best Actor award for the show’s lead man, John Hamm.

Below is the complete list of winners for both television and film.

List of winners:

– Best Motion Picture, Drama
Atonement

– Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Daniel Day-Lewis, There Will Be Blood

– Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Julie Christie, Away from Her

– Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy
Sweeney Todd

– Best Actor, Musical or Comedy
Johnny Depp, Sweeney Todd

– Best Actress, Musical or Comedy
Marion Cotillard, La Vie en Rose

– Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Cate Blanchett, I’m Not There

– Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
Javier Bardem, No Country for Old Men

– Best Director
Julian Schnabel, The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

– Best Screenplay
Ethan Coen and Joel Coen, No Country for Old Men

– Best Foreign Language Film
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (France/U.S.)

– Best Animated Film
Ratatouille

– Best Original Score
Dario Marianelli, Atonement

– Best Original Song
“Guaranteed,” Into the Wild

TELEVISION

– Best Series, Drama
Mad Men

– Best Actor, Drama Series
Jon Hamm, Mad Men

– Best Actress, Drama Series
Glenn Close, Damages

– Best Series, Comedy or Musical
Extras

– Best Actress, Comedy or Musical Series
Tina Fey, 30 Rock

– Best Actor, Comedy or Musical Series
David Duchovny, Californication

– Best Supporting Actress, Series, Miniseries or TV Movie
Samantha Morton, Longford

– Best Supporting Actor, Series, Miniseries or TV Movie
Jeremy Piven, Entourage

– Best Miniseries or TV Movie
Longford

– Best Actress, Miniseries or TV Movie
Queen Latifah, Life Support

– Best Actor, Miniseries or TV Movie
Jim Broadbent, Longford

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