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  1. 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes' Star Jane Russell Dies

    4:08 pm 2/28/2011

    The actress, whose career was launched by Howard Hughes and his film "The Outlaw," was 89.Read more

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  2. Movie Memorabilia Expert Eddie Brandt Dies

    1:47 pm 2/28/2011

    The owner of the North Hollywood video store, Saturday Matinee, was 89.Read more

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  3. Music Journalist Darryl Morden Dies at 52

    1:14 pm 2/28/2011

    The respected scribe wrote concert reviews for The Hollywood Reporter for nearly 20 years.Read more

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  4. Director Gary Winick Dies at 49

    9:25 am 2/28/2011

    The noted independent filmmaker had been suffering from brain cancer, his manager tells THR.Read more

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  5. Comics and Animation Writer Dwayne McDuffie Dies

    4:44 pm 2/22/2011

    The Detroit native's credits included "Fantastic Four," "Justice League of America," and "Static Shock," for which he earned a Humanitas Prize.Read more

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  6. Producer-Publicist Walter Seltzer Dies

    1:49 pm 2/19/2011

    The industry veteran worked at MGM, made films with Charleton Heston and Marlon Brando, and was a major fundraiser for the Motion Picture & Television Fund.Read more

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  7. PR Veteran Nancy Carr Dies at 50

    4:19 pm 2/18/2011

    Carr, who was senior vp corporate communications at Hallmark Channels, also held PR posts at CBS and Fox.Read more

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  8. 'Amadeus' Composer John Strauss Dies

    12:13 pm 2/17/2011

    He won an Oscar, an Emmy and a Grammy during his 50-year career. Read more

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  9. Joanne Siegel, Widow of Superman Co-Creator Jerry Siegel, Dies at 93

    10:46 pm 2/14/2011

    She served as the model for Superman's love interest Lois Lane.Read more

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  10. Kenneth Mars, 'Young Frankenstein' Actor, Dies at 75

    1:35 pm 2/14/2011

    The veteran character actor with a flair for German-type accents also starred as the Nazi playwright in "The Producers."Read more

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