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The 78th Golden Globe Awards will take place Feb. 28, 2021. Here’s how to watch the movies nominated for Best Motion Picture at the 2021 Golden Globes. 

The Trial of the Chicago 7
The Trial of the Chicago 7 | Niko Tavernise, Netflix

How to watch the 2021 Golden Globes hosted by Amy Poehler and Tina Fey

Comedy duo Amy Poehler and Tina Fey will host the 78th Golden Globe Awards. They last hosted the ceremony in 2015. The Golden Globes will air on NBC beginning at 8 PM EST/5 PM PST. Viewers can tune in live or watch the Golden Globes anywhere NBC content streams, including YouTube TV and Hulu.

Films nominated for Best Motion Picture at the 2021 Golden Globes 

These are the nominees for Best Motion Picture in the drama category at the 2021 Golden Globes: 

  • The Father
  • Mank
  • Nomadland
  • Promising Young Woman
  • The Trial of the Chicago 7

And these are the nominees for Best Motion Picture in the musical or comedy category: 

  • Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
  • Hamilton
  • Music
  • Palm Springs
  • The Prom

Fortunately, you can stream these movies before Feb. 28. Many of the 2021 Golden Globe nominees for best picture are available through streaming platforms like Netflix, HBO Max, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Disney+, and RedBox. 

Best Picture nominees to rent from RedBox 

Promising Young Woman stars Carey Mulligan, Bo Burnham, Alison Brie, Adam Brody, and Connie Britton. This twisted take on revenge comes from Killing Eve director Emerald Fennell. Stream Promising Young Woman on or find it in a RedBox near you. 

Another Round, the story of four high school teachers who consume alcohol daily to see how it affects their social and professional lives, is nominated for Best Motion Picture in the Foreign Language category and available on RedBox. 

Nominees for other categories available on RedBox include: 

  • Tenet (Best Original Score)
  • News of the World (Best Supporting Actress — Helena Zengel)
  • The Personal History of David Copperfield (Best Actor — Dev Patel)

2021 Best Picture Nominations to stream on Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu, HBO Max, or Disney+

If you’re subscribed to Amazon Prime, Hulu, Disney+, or HBO Max, you can stream some of the other nominees for Golden Globes this year. 

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm is available to stream through Amazon Prime. The film is nominated for Best Comedy Picture, Best Actress (Maria Bakalova), and Best Actor (Sacha Baron Cohen). 

If you have a Hulu subscription, you can stream Golden Globe nominees Nomadland — Best Drama Picture, Best Director (Chloé Zhao), Best Actress (Frances McDormand), and Best Screenplay (Zhao) — and Palm Springs — Best Comedy Picture and Best Actor (Andy Samberg). 

Meanwhile, Disney+ subscribers have access to two Golden Globe nominees. Onward, which is nominated for Best Animated Motion Picture, as well as Hamilton, which is up for Best Picture Musical or Comedy and Best Lead Actor (Lin-Manuel Miranda), are available on the platform.

On the other hand, HBO Max subscribers can stream Emma. Anya Taylor-Joy is nominated for Best Actress in a musical or comedy film. 

Best Picture nominees available on Netflix 

Netflix subscribers can watch Mank, which is up for several Golden Globes, including:

  • Drama Picture 
  • Director (David Fincher)
  • Supporting Actress (Amanda Seyfried)
  • Actor (Gary Oldman)
  • Screenplay (Jack Fincher)
  • Original Score (Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross)

The Trial of the Chicago 7 and The Prom are available on Netflix, too. The Trial of the Chicago 7 is nominated for: Best Motion Picture Drama, Best Director (Aaron Sorkin), Best Supporting Actor (Sacha Baron Cohen), Best Screenplay (Sorkin), and Best Original Song (“Hear My Voice”). 


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The Prom is competing for Best Motion Picture Musical or Comedy and Best Actor (James Corden). 

As for the Golden Globe nominee Music, that film will be available on-demand beginning Feb. 12.