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Teena Marie RIP

a nan, a bal, an anal ― (abanana), Monday, 3 January 2011 17:55 (six years ago) Permalink

that just leaves me and Robby :(

kind of shrill and very self-righteous (Dr Morbius), Monday, 3 January 2011 18:50 (six years ago) Permalink

Earl Holliman's still kicking.

kkvgz, Monday, 3 January 2011 18:56 (six years ago) Permalink

terrible cook

kind of shrill and very self-righteous (Dr Morbius), Monday, 3 January 2011 19:10 (six years ago) Permalink

Aw, man. Anne Francis. One of my first childhood crushes, thanks to "Honey West."

Glorified Lolcat (Dan Peterson), Monday, 3 January 2011 21:08 (six years ago) Permalink

I was just watching Forbidden Planet on TCM a day or two ago.

not the sort of person who would wind up in a landfill (Nicole), Monday, 3 January 2011 21:09 (six years ago) Permalink

Altaira: [swiming in a pool] Come on in.
Commander John J. Adams: I didn’t bring my bathing suit.
Altaira: What’s a bathing suit?
Commander John J. Adams: [quickly turning his back] Oh, murder!

if there's a straw, I will clutch (DavidM), Monday, 3 January 2011 22:08 (six years ago) Permalink

(i nearly posted that exact quote when nielsen died and everyone else was quoting airplane)

koogs, Tuesday, 4 January 2011 14:49 (six years ago) Permalink

that was in the FP trailer!

kind of shrill and very self-righteous (Dr Morbius), Tuesday, 4 January 2011 15:36 (six years ago) Permalink

seven months pass...

John Howard Davies

Autumn Almanac, Tuesday, 23 August 2011 10:44 (six years ago) Permalink

For some reason I thought he'd died a few years ago. RIP JHD.

Duncan Disorderly (Tom D.), Tuesday, 23 August 2011 10:54 (six years ago) Permalink

Thinking of Bob Spiers, maybe?

Autumn Almanac, Tuesday, 23 August 2011 11:26 (six years ago) Permalink

^^^ broke my damn heart yesterday

sbgorf (stevie), Wednesday, 24 August 2011 07:24 (six years ago) Permalink

two weeks pass...

DJ Mehdi's reported to have died after falling from a balcony.

A little bit like Peter Crouch but with more mobility (ShariVari), Tuesday, 13 September 2011 14:01 (six years ago) Permalink


Johnny Fever, Tuesday, 13 September 2011 14:05 (six years ago) Permalink

Apparently it was the roof of his apartment, and everybody with him fell except Riton who managed not to or something? Just horrific

TracerHandVEVO (Tracer Hand), Tuesday, 13 September 2011 15:23 (six years ago) Permalink

Richard Hamilton

Euripides Trousers (Tom D.), Tuesday, 13 September 2011 16:27 (six years ago) Permalink

three months pass...

aka Bobby Purify part of the duo that did "I'm Your Puppet"

curmudgeon, Wednesday, 4 January 2012 15:17 (five years ago) Permalink

Jennifer Miro of the Nuns.

nickn, Thursday, 5 January 2012 06:21 (five years ago) Permalink

David Gold of the Canadian metal band Woods of Ypres.

Actually used to work with him years ago, back when he was first putting his band together. Hadn't seen him in a few years. Very funny, intelligent, talented and passionate guy. A terrible loss.

Who wants to see the great Pavarotti sit on a pie? (jer.fairall), Friday, 6 January 2012 01:40 (five years ago) Permalink

William Duell, character actor (Mr Sefelt in Cuckoo's Nest)

Dr Morbois de Bologne (Dr Morbius), Friday, 6 January 2012 06:03 (five years ago) Permalink

Didn't know which one Mr. Sefelt was, but when I saw that he was in The Hustler, I figured out who he was.

clemenza, Friday, 6 January 2012 06:09 (five years ago) Permalink

I see there is also a Rolling RIP/obit 2012 thread. Maybe someone should ask a mod to decide whether to close this thread or not.

Rolling RIP/Obituary Thread 2012

curmudgeon, Friday, 6 January 2012 15:04 (five years ago) Permalink

seven months pass...

Hal David

rods & cones (doo dah), Saturday, 1 September 2012 20:58 (five years ago) Permalink

four months pass...

Never heard of him before, but I'm not sure he would have wanted to be remembered this way: 'Snakes on a Plane' director David R. Ellis dies

Vote in the ILM End of Year Poll! (seandalai), Tuesday, 8 January 2013 02:36 (four years ago) Permalink

"Cellular" is a great flick.

abanana, Tuesday, 8 January 2013 04:25 (four years ago) Permalink

He also wanted to call Shark Night Untitled 3D Shark Thriller which would have been better.

abanana, Tuesday, 8 January 2013 04:27 (four years ago) Permalink

three weeks pass...

André Cassagnes, Etch A Sketch Inventor, Is Dead at 86

Josh in Chicago, Monday, 4 February 2013 17:45 (four years ago) Permalink

Rolling Obituary Thread 2013

curmudgeon, Tuesday, 5 February 2013 15:02 (four years ago) Permalink

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