American Hustle's Golden Globe Comedy Nod Shows Awards-Season Push

The script behind those glitzy awards show nominations

American Hustle, a film about a 1970s corruption sting, racked up seven Golden Globe nominations, including one for best comedy, making the Sony release a top contender this awards season. The studio submitted the movie as a drama—and it’s unlikely to elicit a lot of laughter in theaters—but the Hollywood Foreign Press Association changed the designation.

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