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Weekly Wrap: Award Circuit Winners and Nominees, Interviews, Actors and More

Thompson on Hollywood By Sophia Savage | Thompson on Hollywood December 4, 2010 at 12:21AM

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Oscar Talk: What’s Up, Down After Gothams, Indie Spirits, National Board of Review.

Big Indie News Week: Gotham Winners, Indie Spirit Noms, Sundance Line-Up, Board of Review.

Gotham Awards: Winners: Winter’s Bone, Robert Duvall, Waiting for Superman, The Oath.

National Board Of Review: The Social Network Gets Best Picture, Director, Actor, Screenplay at National Board Of Review Awards.

Satellite Awards: Inception Leads Satellite Award Nominations; Surprise Omissions.

Academy Awards: Oscars Go Young with New Co-Hosts Franco and Hathaway.

Awards Circuit: Actor Watch: Talk from Firth, Franco, Moore and Kunis; Eyre on Good Actors.

Independent Spirit Nominations: Winter’s Bone, Black Swan, The Kids Are All Right Head for Oscars.

Academy Shortlist: Ten Animated and Ten Live Action Shorts.

And Amy Dawes' report on Inception’s Hollywood Hills DVD/Oscar Party: Nolan, DiCaprio and Zimmer Talk.

FESTIVALS

Sundance Announces 2011 Lineup: Competition Lineup: Cooper and Groth Talk Films, Numbers, Controversy and Out-of-Competition Lineup Adds Stars, Classics and Many For-Sale Titles.

REVIEWS

Anne Thompson Reviews: True Grit: Coens Deliver PG-13 Classic Western, Bridges Owns Cogburn.

Early Reviews: True Grit Round-Up: “Accessible, Simple, Mythic and Beautiful,” “Thirsting For More”.

Early Reviews: All Good Things: “Fascinating,” “Scrambled,” “Uncompelling Psychological Portraiture”.

INTERVIEWS

TOH's Amy Adams Interview: The Fighter’s Amy Adams Talks Holding Her Own with Russell, Bale, Wahlberg and Leo.

Round-Up: Interview Watch: All Good Things’ Gosling on Dunst, Foster Interviews Jennifer Lawrence.

Round-Up: Actor Watch: Blue Valentine’s Gosling, THR Actors Roundtable, Duvall vs. DiCaprio On Multiple Takes.

AND…

Our EXCLUSIVE: George Hickenlooper’s Casino Jack Photo Diary.


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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.