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Disney this year dominates both the nominee list and the odds for the 2020 Golden Globe Best Animated Feature. Notably, the studio has demonstrated excellent results picking up 3 nominations for its three animated releases of the year. While this year’s frontrunners Toy Story 4 and Frozen 2 were obvious nominees, The Lion King’s nomination in this category was a surprise. Anyhow, 2020 Golden Globe Best Animated Feature odds are good for the 11th one. Two other nominees How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World and Missing Link don’t seem to stand many chances.
The 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards takes place on January 5, 2020. As always, the award will officially open the awards season and predict potential winners of the 2020 Academy Awards.
According to the online gambling sites in the United States in the Best Animated Feature category, Disney films lead the odds lists.
2020 Golden Globe Best Animated Feature odds: Disney runs the list
For the first time since 2012 Disney has the majority of the nominated films. Well, the House of Mouse has dominated Golden Globes since its creation, winning ten out of 13 years.
Best animated feature film nominations and odds at 1xBet Sportsbook.
- Toy Story 4 – 1.33
- Frozen II – 5.5
- The Lion King – 8
- How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World – 8
- Missing Link – 10
As we see, Toy Story 4 leads the contenders for Best Animated Feature. It exceeded all expectations and proved that there was one more story to tell. Moreover, it also broke the franchise box office record this year. Toy Story 4 continues the story of its predecessor. As always, love, loyalty, and loss are the main themes of the film. With dazzling animation and a great story, the film is definitely a good candidate for a winner.
With another frontrunner of the 2020 Golden Globe Best Animated Feature odds Frozen 2 we take a deep dive into the origin of Queen Elsa’s powers. The highly anticipated sequel starts where the original left off. Everything seems perfect for our protagonists Elsa, Anna, and Olaf. But Elsa is internally struggling again, she doesn’t truly feel at home. It gets worse when she starts hearing a mysterious voice.
Though critics didn’t give Frozen 2 great reviews, it also had a huge box office success.
The third Disney nominated film The Lion King is among the most surprising nominations this year. It is because Disney actually submitted The Lion King as a live-action film. Anyhow, the film’s got Best Animated Feature nomination. According to online sportsbooks in the United States, the film is not an apparent winner in the category.
Do How to Train Your Dragon and Missing Link stand a chance?
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World was a big hit with both critics and audiences. With Hidden World, Dreamworks concluded the beloved Dragon franchise.
In the final film of the trilogy, Hiccup fulfills his dreams of creating a dragon utopia. When the sudden appearance of Light Fury coincides with the darkest threat their village has ever faced, Hiccup and Toothless must leave their home to a journey to the mythical Hidden World before tyrant Grimmel finds it first.
Notably, the stunning animation of the Hidden World truly deserves an appreciation. Will the How to Train Your Dragon franchise take its second Golden Globe? Well, the odds of that are not very high. Owing to the fact that the film has 8 odds in 1xBet Sportsbook.
The fifth feature from Laika Missing Link closes the list of nominees for the best animated feature film. Missing Link is a lovely animation with some strong points on British colonialism. The film follows a 19th-century English adventurer who teams up with a Bigfoot to find his distant relatives, the Yetis of the Himalayas. While the movie had a warm response from the audience, it has the highest 2020 Golden Globe Best Animated Feature odds. For instance, 1xBet Sportsbook gives the film 10 odds.