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Thompson on Hollywood By TOH! | Thompson on Hollywood July 20, 2013 at 12:55PM

The top stories of the week from TOH!
Shailene Woodley and Theo James of "Divergent" at Comic-Con 2013
Shailene Woodley and Theo James of "Divergent" at Comic-Con 2013

The top stories of the week from TOH!


Comic-Con: Lionsgate/Summit Pushes 'Divergent' and 'Ender's Game'

Comic-Con First Look: Terry Gilliam's "The Zero Theorem," Starring Christoph Waltz, Bald and Naked

Comic-Con Immersed in Movies Exclusive: Marc Webb Slings "Amazing Spider-Man 2"

Bond and "Dragon Tattoo" Sequels Are Interlocked, Whither Fincher?

"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" EXCLUSIVE SECRETS REVEALED: Matt Reeves Gives Comic-Con Preview

Immersed in Movies Comic-Con Exclusive: Director James Mangold Previews "The Wolverine"


"Blue Jasmine" Review: Cate Blanchett Excels in Woody Allen's Uneven New Film as a Woman on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (TRAILER)

Microbudget Indie "By Way of Home" Punches Above its Weight (TRAILER)

Killer Whale Doc "Blackfish" Exposes the Deadly Side of SeaWorld


Emmy Nominations Analysis: Netflix Makes News with "House of Cards" and "Arrested Development," but HBO Is Still King, Snubs and Omissions (UPDATED)

TV Is the New Cinema: But It's Still Waiting for Its Close-Up


Memo to Screenwriters #2: Like E.L James, You Can Change the Game


Filmmaker Magazine Announces the 25 Faces of Independent Film of 2013

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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.