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Best of the Week: TOH! Goes to the Oscars, Reviews, News and More

Thompson on Hollywood By TOH! | Thompson on Hollywood March 3, 2013 at 12:55PM

The best stories of the week from TOH!
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Oscar winners Day Lewis, Lawrence, Hathaway, Waltz

The best stories of the week from TOH!

Awards:

Tina Fey Defends Seth MacFarlane's Hosting of the Oscars: "It's the hardest job there is"

My Night at the Oscars, from the Red Carpet to the Governor's Ball

Oscar Analysis: Why "Argo" Beat "Lincoln" and More on Oscar's Winners and Losers

Final Oscar Talk: Winners, Losers, MacFarlane, Music, Predictions, Red Carpet, Parties

On the Red Carpet and Backstage at the Oscars 2013

Live Backstage at the 2013 Indie Spirit Awards: "Silver Linings Playbook" Dominates with Best Feature, Director and Actress; Hawkes Wins for Actor

Digging into Costume Design, from Oscar Winner "Anna Karenina" to "Les Miserables"

Features:

When Hollywood Met Broadway: Screen Stars Hit the Stage as Stage-to-Screen Musicals (and Vice-Versa) Move Through Pipeline

Now and Then: What's the Matter with Film Critics?

Television:

"Girls" Recap 7: In "Video Games," Ben Mendelsohn Guest Stars as Jessa's Flaky Father

Video:

Immersed in Movies: Exclusive Design Video on Park Chan-wook's "Stoker"

Reviews:

Roundup: "Jack the Giant Slayer," From Fee-Fi to Ho-Hum, End of Fairytale Rainbow?

News:

Variety Drops Paywall, Kicks Gray Upstairs, Adds Eller for Editorial Troika

Louis C.K. Returns to HBO with Exclusive Hour-Long Standup "Oh My God"


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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.