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'12 Years a Slave' wins Globe for Best Drama

Created: 01/13/2014 10:55 AM WDIO.com

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - "12 Years a Slave" has won the Golden Globe for best picture, drama.

The other nominees Sunday night were "Captain Phillips," "Gravity," "Philomena," and "Rush."

In other categories, Matthew McConaughey won the Golden Globe for best actor in a drama for "Dallas Buyers Club" and Cate Blanchett won the Golden Globe for best actress in a drama for "Blue Jasmine."

The other nominees for best actor were Chiwetel Ejiofor, "12 Years a Slave"; Idris Elba, "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom"; Tom Hanks, "Captain Phillips"; and Robert Redford, "All Is Lost."

The other nominees for best actress were Sandra Bullock, "Gravity"; Judi Dench, "Philomena"; Emma Thompson, "Saving Mr. Banks"; and Kate Winslet, "Labor Day."

The 71st annual Golden Globes were held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, with hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler.

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