Carrie Rickey on the Golden “Endowments”

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“It’s no secret that some viewers tune in to the Golden Globes to appreciate the glowing decolletage. But at Monday night’s event the focus wasn’t on the gems dangling from the necks of female nominees. Rather, it was on the family jewels of the men in the room,” writes Carrie Rickey in the Philadelphia Inquirer. “To hear presenter Tom Hanks and winner Sacha Baron Cohen carry on, you’d have thought you were watching the Golden Gonads.” more

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Carrie Rickey

Carrie Rickey has been The Philadelphia Inquirer's film critic for 21 years and writes the newspaper's Flickgrrl blog. She has reviewed films as diverse as "Water" and "The Waterboy," profiled celebrities from Lillian Gish to Will Smith, and reported on technological beakthroughs from the video revolution to the rise of movies on demand. Her reviews are syndicated nationwide and she is a regular contributor to Entertainment Weekly, MSNBC and NPR. Rickey's essays appear in numerous anthologies, including "The Rolling Stone History of Rock & Roll," "The American Century," and the Library of America's "American Movie Critics."