Michel Hazanavicius's 'The Artist', which bagged the maximum Golden Globe nominations this year, walked away with the best motion picture - musical or comedy award at the ceremony here.

The French romantic drama, about a silent movie star George Valentin and his insecurity about the arrival of talking pictures, won the award against "50/50", "Bridesmaids", "Midnight In Paris" and "My Week With Marilyn".

Ludovic Bource won the best original score - motion picture for the same film.