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Best of the Week: LAFF Kicks Off with Almodovar, 'Man of Steel' Arrives, Death of Spec Scripts, Reviews and More

Thompson on Hollywood By TOH! | Thompson on Hollywood June 15, 2013 at 4:19PM

The top stories of the week from TOH!
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Henry Cavill in "Man of Steel"
Henry Cavill in "Man of Steel"

The top stories of the week from TOH!

Reviews:

"I'm So Excited" Review: Sex, Drugs and R&B Collide at 30,000 Feet

Review and Roundup: "Man of Steel" Debate Is Raging

Review: Stylish "Berberian Sound Studio" a Bit of a Slog

"World War Z" Zombies Reflect Pool of National Anxieties

Sofia Coppola's 'Bling Ring'

Features:

Now and Then: Five Reasons 'Mumblecore' and 'Millennial' Don't Mean the Same Thing

Tarantino Cameraman-Turned-Director Doueiri Talks Torn East/West Identity, Why 'The Attack' is Banned in Lebanon

LAFF: Bernard Rose and Danny Huston Reunited for Third Tolstoy Drama "Boxing Day'

Immersed in Movies: Snyder, Cavill and More Talk Unapologetic 'Man of Steel,' a Father's Day Superman Gift

After Years in the Shadow, '20 Feet from Stardom' Lets Singers Take Center Stage

Memo to Screenwriters: Stop Acting Like It's 1999 -- DIY and Click "Follow"

"Dirty Wars": Glimpse Into Shadow World of U.S. Counterterrorism Via Tenacious Reporter

News:

The Death of the Spec Script: What Are the Ten Highest Screenplay Sales Ever?

Back to "Swingers": Favreau's Indie Pic "Chef" Goes to Open Road

Muckracking Journalist Filmmaker Laura Poitras: Ahead of Surveillance Scandal, Making War on Terror Doc with Assange (VIDEO)

Box Office:

Summer Line-Up Lacks Women: Thank God for Paul Feig's "The Heat" and Woody Allen's "Blue Jasmine" (Trailers)

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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.