The Departed has been named the clear favorite at 4 to 1 (Bet $4.00 to win $1.00) to take home a Golden Globe award for Best Motion Picture Drama by .
Martin Scorsese's gangster movie The Departed has already picked up an award for Best Film at the 12th Critics Choice Awards.
Scorsese joked, "I am pleased by this award and surprised. Maybe it's because this is the first picture I made with a plot."
The Departed is about two men from opposite sides of the law act as undercover agents within the Massachusetts State Police and the Irish mafia. The film stars Leonardo Dicaprio, Jack Nicholdson, Matt Damon, Martin Sheen and Mark Wahlberg.
Babel, staring Brad Pitt is listed as a close second in the race.
Bodog.com has posted odds on which movie will win the "Best Motion Picture – Drama" award at the 64th Annual Golden Globe Awards?
Babel: 9 to 5
Bobby: 37 to 2
The Departed: 1 to 4
Little Children: 20 to 1
The Queen: 5 to 1