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Best of the Week: Oscar Nominations, Guild Nods, Interviews, Reviews and More

Thompson on Hollywood By TOH! | Thompson on Hollywood January 11, 2013 at 3:18PM

The best stories of the week from TOH!
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Daniel Day-Lewis in "Lincoln"
Daniel Day-Lewis in "Lincoln"

The best stories of the week from TOH!

Awards:

Oscar Nominations 2013: Indies Score, Nine Best Pics Led by "Lincoln" with 12, Plus "Beasts," "Amour" UPDATED

ACE Eddie Award Nominations

Oscar Watch: American Society of Cinematographers Nominate Best of 2012

DGA Picks Top Five, All Studio Releases; Will Oscars Go Same Way? Russell, Tarantino Don't Make Cut

Interviews:

Best Director Oscar Nominee Benh Zeitlin Talks "Beasts of the Southern Wild" and Its New Orleans Roots [Video Interview]

Kirby Dick Talks Oscar-Nominated "Invisible War," Sparking Change in Military's Approach to Rape UPDATE

"Amour" Scores with Five Oscar Nominations; Michael Haneke Talks Emmanuelle Riva and Trintignant, the Death of 35mm UPDATED

Reviews:

Review: Oscar-Nominated "War Witch" Sees Trauma Through the Haunted Lens of Magical Realism

Palm Springs Festival Review: Oscar Shortlisted "Beyond the Hills" a Brilliant Slow Burn to Hell

Palm Springs Festival Review: Oscar Shortlisted "Sister" Spins a Bleak, Poignant Fairytale Up and Down the Mountain

Now and Then: "Enlightened," HBO's Masterpiece of Heartbreak

"Gangster Squad" Early Reviews: Action-Packed and Over-the-Top, Movie Stars Playing Cops and Gangsters

Features:

Immersed in Movies: Paco Delgado Talks "Les Miserables" Costumes

Box Office:

2012 Box Office Wrap: Wide Release Blockbusters, Underperformers and Bellyflops, Studio Winners and Losers

News:

First Look at Jennifer Lawrence and Sam Claflin in "Catching Fire"

"Fifty Shades of Grey" Will Be NC-17, Says Writer

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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.