This one is kind of a gut punch: actor/writer/director Harold Ramis is dead at age 69.
The founder of Something Weird Video, Mike Vraney, died on January 2nd after a long battle with lung cancer. He was 56.
Actress Karen Black, star of such films as Five Easy Pieces and Trilogy of Terror died today in Los Angeles. She was 74.
Legendary author Richard Matheson died yesterday at home with his family. He was 87.
Stop-motion and special effects wizard Ray Harryhausen died today in London. He was 93.
Slayer guitarist and founding member Jeff Hanneman died earlier today in Southern California. He was 49.
Marcel Vercoutere, the FX mastermind behind The Exorcist died on April 16th due to complications from dementia. He was 87.
One of the most famed film critics in the world, Roger Ebert, died today. He was 70.
The "Buffy" actor died at age 61.
Stuart Freeborn created many of the most recognizable creatures from the original "Star Wars" trilogy.