Dennis Farina: 1944 – 2013

Saddened to report Dennis Farina has passed away at age 69.
Posted On 22 Jul 2013

A statement from Chaz Ebert

    Faced with painful news I have a really bad tendency to fog my thoughts with mindless distractions. I wander off till the immediate distress stops stabbing my heart. It’s a defense mechanism that keeps me from losing it down dark corridors of sadness. Usually,...
Posted On 04 Apr 2013

R.I.P. Harris Savides, 1957 – 2012

He gave us the gliding and often dreamlike images of Zodiac, The Game, Milk, Elephant, Somewhere, Birth. The great Harris Savides has left us way too soon at the age of 55. A favorite collaborator of David Fincher, Noah Baumbach, Woody Allen and Sofia Coppola, Savides shot his...
Posted On 11 Oct 2012

Michael Clarke Duncan: 1957 – 2012

(LATimes) Michael Clarke Duncan, the tall and massively built actor with the shaved head and deep voice who received an Academy Award nomination for his moving portrayal of a gentle death row inmate in the 1999 prison drama “The Green Mile,” died Monday. He was 54....
Posted On 03 Sep 2012

RIP, Tony Scott: 1944 – 2012

(via KTLA, Contra Costa Times and The Wrap) British film director Tony Scott, known for such Hollywood blockbusters as “Top Gun,” “Days of Thunder,” “Beverly Hills Cop II,” “True Romance” and “The Taking of Pelham 123,”...
Posted On 19 Aug 2012

R.I.P. Cliff Robertson, 1923 – 2011

Cliff Robertson’s Oscar-winning performance in Charley is viewable in its entirety on youtube.
Posted On 10 Sep 2011