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Photo of Anne Thompson By Anne Thompson | Thompson on Hollywood August 7, 2009 at 12:55PM

Many entertainment moguls are vacationing on a boat. A big boat.
Thompson on Hollywood

Many entertainment moguls are vacationing on a boat. A big boat.

What happened when Twitter was attacked.

The Coens' A Serious Man has a new poster (above). Not sure it's going to sell many tickets.

Here's a new U.K. trailer for The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus, still seeking a stateside distributor.

And here's a new U.S. trailer for the Universal Nancy Meyers film It's Complicated--produced by Scott Rudin and starring Meryl Streep, Alec Baldwin and Steve Martin. I see why everyone is so high on it. Looks like Streep's having a very good year.

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Thompson on Hollywood

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.