Sir Richard Attenborough 1923-2014

Sir Richard Attenborough 1923-2014

Prolific actor and Oscar winning director passes on at 90 leaving us a pretty astonishing six decade career of cinema.

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Lauren Bacall 1924-2014

Lauren Bacall 1924-2014

From the heights of Hollywood glamour and sizzle to delightfully acerbic grand dame, Lauren Bacall was the type of movie star that we do not see anymore, and for that matter did not see much of even then.

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Robin Williams 1951-2014

Robin Williams 1951-2014

This one is a punch to the gut. But details aside, let’s take some time to remember the man, the legend, and share our favorite moments from his illustrious career.

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James Garner: 1928-2014

James Garner: 1928-2014

James Garner, prolific character actor, TV star, and all around charming presence on screens of any size for decades, passed on today at age 86.

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Eli Wallach 1915-2014

Eli Wallach 1915-2014

The great character actor Eli Wallach, best known for his role as Tuco in Sergio Leone’s The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly. R.I.P. sir!

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H.R. Giger 1940-2014

Swiss artist H.R. Giger has passed on at age 74. He is best known as the designer for the iconic xenomorph creature from the Alien franchise of films – many designs coming out out of the failed 1970s adaptation of Dune – for which he won the Visual Effects Academy Award. Prolific and instantly recognizable, his work fused biological and the...

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Bob Hoskins 1942-2014

The great Bob Hoskins has passed on last night at the age of 71. Whether you knew his fine work as the ambitious gangster from The Long Good Friday, the detective lost in Toon Town in Who Framed Roger Rabbit? or as the haplessly incompetent Central Services repairman in Brazil, the actor excelled at playing slightly put upon blue collar types in odd...

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Mickey Rooney 1920-2014

Another passing of a Hollywood Legend, perhaps one of the longest careers in the history of cinema, Mickey Rooney started as a child actor at age 2 and was working still at 93 on multiple film projects the supporting roles he was accustomed for the latter half of his career. Rooney was in the process of appearing in B. Luciano Barsuglia’s adaptation of...

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James Rebhorn 1948-2014

Another loss of a fine and prolific character actor. James Rebhorn, who was 65 and recently seen on TV’s Homeland and Enlightened spans a lengthy career playing doctors, lawyers, politicians and judges in film and TV. Mostly doctors though. Maybe it was that ‘professional white guy’ look he had. A professional “HEY IT’S THAT...

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Alain Resnais 1922-2014

At 91 years old, not quite French New Wave director who will forever be known as the man who broke my brain with the esoteric and influential Last Year In Marienbad, Alain Resnais has passed on. With his first film (never finished) in 1936 and his final film in 2013, he is one of the few directors whose work spans over 8 decades. Hiroshima Mon Amour, Night and...

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