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Weekly Wrap: The Best Films of 2013 So Far, Disney's 'Lone Ranger' Disappoints at Holiday Box Office, Meet Criticwire's New Editor and More

Thompson on Hollywood By TOH! | Thompson on Hollywood July 6, 2013 at 2:28PM

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The Lone Ranger

The top stories of the week from TOH!


This Weekend: Head to Disney's Big-Budget Western 'The Lone Ranger,' Sundance Hit 'The Way, Way Back' and 'Despicable Me 2'

Can Runaway Western 'The Lone Ranger' Make Its Money Back? Review and Round-Up

'Venus Vs.' Review: Venus Williams Fights Gender Equality at Wimbledon in Ava DuVernay's Rousing Sports Doc


TOH! Lists the Ten Best Films of 2013 ... So Far

Immersed in Movies: Guillermo del Toro Talks 'Pacific Rim' Robot Porn (VIDEO)

Johnny Depp Loves Buster Keaton: Check Out the Great Silent Comedian (MANY CLIPS)


Meet Criticwire's New Editor and Head Writer, Sam Adams

Harvey Weinstein Can't Let 'Butler' Title Loss Go

In the Works: Do We Need a New Version of Steinbeck's 'Grapes of Wrath'? Spielberg Thinks So


Mads Mikkelsen Talks 'The Hunt' (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)


Il Cinema Ritrovato: Alexander Payne Talks Influential Films, Cinephilia, Screenwriting and More

Frameline Film Festival 2013 Winners: 'Out in the Dark,' 'Concussion,' 'Big Joy' and More

Box Office:

Holiday Box Office: 'Despicable Me 2' Leads Strong Two-Day Total; 'Lone Ranger' Trails Distant Second


Emmy Watch: 'Scandal' Star Graces August Vanity Fair Cover

Review Roundup: Must-See Doc 'Gideon's Army' Follows Tenacious Public Defenders in the Deep South

'Ray Donovan': The Next Big Thing? Debuts to Record Ratings

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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.