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Marilyn Burns From TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE Dies At 65

August 5, 20140 Comments

Marilyn Burns, best known her role in the cult horror film The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, died Tuesday at her home in Houston. She was 65-years-old. Born in Pennsylvania and raised in Texas, Burns pursued acting throughout her schooling and made her film debut in Robert Altman’s Brewster McCloud while pursing a drama degree at the University of […]

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“Ghostbusters 3” Still In Development Without Harold Ramis

February 26, 20140 Comments

THR reports that Harold Ramis’ death on February 24th has left Sony scrambling to keep GHOSTBUSTERS III on track. The sequel’s director Ivan Reitman is scheduled to meet with Sony to assess how to move forward on the project that is in active development. Ramis, who played Dr. Egon Spengler in the 1984 original and 1989 sequel, had […]

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Former Child Star Shirley Temple Passes Away

February 11, 20140 Comments

Shirley Temple Black, who is arguably the most popular child star in Hollywood history, died late Monday night at the age of 85. She died of natural causes at her Woodside, California home. She was surrounded by family and caregivers. She began acting at the age of 3 and became a massive box-office draw before […]

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Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman Found Dead

February 3, 20140 Comments

Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his Manhattan apartment Sunday of an apparent drug overdose, law enforcement sources said. Hoffman, 46, was found on the bathroom floor and pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators found two bags of what is believed to be heroin inside the fourth-floor apartment. “We are devastated by […]

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Actor Who Voiced Scarecrow In “Batman: The Animated Series” Passes Away

August 14, 2013

Tv Actor Henry Polic II has passed away from cancer at the age of 68. While Henry Polic II might be best known for his role as Jerry Silver in ABC‘s Webster, comic book fans will remember him as the voice of Jonathan Crane (The Scarecrow) in one of the greatest cartoons ever, Batman: The Animated […]

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“The Exorcist” special effects artist passes away

April 22, 2013

Marcel Vercoutere, who built the life-sized animatronic robot for Linda Blair’s possessed Regan in THE EXORCIST has died at the age of 87. The man was responsible for creating one of my most chilling moments in cinematic history.  When Regan’s head spun around in that movie 40 years ago, people lost their minds. After 40 years, […]

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Film Critic Roger Ebert passes away

April 4, 2013

This afternoon brings some heartbreaking, sad news, for anyone even remotely a fan of the movies or cinema in general. Legendary, groundbreaking and influential film critic, writer and author Roger Ebert has passed away at the age of 70. Earlier this week, Ebert wrote that he was taking a “leave of presence” to deal with ongoing issues […]

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WWE Paul Bearer passes away

March 6, 2013

William “Paul Bearer” Moody has passed away around 5PM EST after being hospitalized over the past several days. Here is the official WWE.com statement confirming the tragic news: Paul Bearer passes WWE is saddened to learn of the passing of William Moody, aka Paul Bearer. Moody made his WWE debut in 1991 as the manager of […]

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