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A Global Warming Campaign from Richard Curtis. Watch it. No Pressure.

Photo of Anne Thompson By Anne Thompson | Thompson on Hollywood October 1, 2010 at 1:02AM

This Richard Curtis 10:10 global warming spot will get your attention:

This Richard Curtis 10:10 global warming spot will get your attention:

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10:10 founder and Age of Stupid filmmaker Franny Armstrong tells The Guardian:

Doing nothing about climate change is still a fairly common affliction, even in this day and age. What to do with those people, who are together threatening everybody's existence on this planet? Clearly we don't really think they should be blown up, that's just a joke for the mini-movie, but maybe a little amputating would be a good place to start?"

[Hat Tip: Hungry Ghost]

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Born and raised in Manhattan, Anne Thompson grew up going to the Thalia and The New Yorker and wound up at grad Cinema Studies at NYU. She worked at United Artists and Film Comment before heading west as that magazine's west coast editor. She wrote for the LA Weekly, Sight and Sound, Empire, The New York Times and Entertainment Weekly before serving as West Coast Editor of Premiere. She wrote for The Washington Post, The London Observer, Wired, More, and Vanity Fair, and did staff stints at The Hollywood Reporter and Variety. She eventually took her blog Thompson on Hollywood to Indiewire. She taught film criticism at USC Critical Studies, and continues to host the fall semester of “Sneak Previews” for UCLA Extension.