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  1. Robert Kinoshita, Robot Designer for 'Forbidden Planet' and 'Lost in Space,' Dies at 100

    4:20 pm PST 01/13/2015
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    The Los Angeles native also created also created the robot Tobor. READ MORE

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  2. Bernard Williams, Producer on 'A Clockwork Orange' and 'Ragtime,' Dies at 72

    2:43 pm PST 01/12/2015
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    The London native's impressive résumé also includes 'Star Trek: Generations,' 'What About Bob?' and 'Who’s That Girl.' READ MORE

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  3. Two Tuskegee Airmen, Both 91, Die on Same Day in Los Angeles

    1:15 pm PST 01/12/2015
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    Two members of the famed all-black squadron that flew in World War II, depicted in multiple Hollywood film and TV titles, passed away Jan. 5 READ MORE

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  4. 'The Avengers' and 'The Professionals' Writer Brian Clemens Dies at 83

    8:27 am PST 01/12/2015
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    The prolific U.K. scriptwriter also wrote for 'Diagnosis: Murder' and NBC's 'Father Dowling Mysteries' READ MORE

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  5. Anita Ekberg, Star of 'La Dolce Vita,' Dies at 83

    3:37 am PST 01/11/2015
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    The Fellini film's iconic scene in Rome's Trevi Fountain made the actress and former Miss Sweden a global sex symbol READ MORE

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  6. Disney PR Exec Elizabeth Kaltman Dies at 41

    8:49 pm PST 01/10/2015
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    She previously was vp communications at the MPAA READ MORE

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  7. Taylor Negron, Comic and 'Ridgemont High' Actor, Dies at 57

    8:32 pm PST 01/10/2015
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    He had roles on numerous sitcoms, including 'Seinfeld' and 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' READ MORE

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  8. Lowell "Bud" Paxson, HSN Co-Founder, Dies at 80

    8:04 pm PST 01/10/2015
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    Paxson also launched PAX TV, a hub for family-friendly programming READ MORE

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  9. Rod Taylor: An Appreciation of the Under-Appreciated

    9:00 am PST 01/10/2015
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    The actor, who died Wednesday, is rarely mentioned as one of finest to come out of Australia. As his countryman, Rhett Bartlett, points out for THR, 'We always wanted more' READ MORE

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  10. Francesco Rosi, Palme d’Or Winner, Dies At 92

    8:09 am PST 01/10/2015
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    Italy mourns one of its great masters of cinema READ MORE

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  11. Samuel Goldwyn Jr. Dies at 88

    8:34 pm PST 01/09/2015
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    The son of a Golden Age producer and studio exec, he received a best picture Oscar nomination for 'Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World' READ MORE

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  12. Terry Becker, Actor on 'Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea,' Dies at 93

    12:49 pm PST 01/09/2015
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    He also appeared in a memorable episode of 'The Twilight Zone' and directed for such series as 'Room 222,' 'The Brady Bunch' and 'M*A*S*H' READ MORE

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  13. Rod Taylor, Star of 'The Birds' and 'The Time Machine,' Dies at 84

    5:13 pm PST 01/08/2015
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    The Australian actor, who came to Hollywood in the the mid-1950s, also starred in 'Sunday in New York' and 'Fate Is the Hunter' READ MORE

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  14. Bill Hart, Stuntman Sent Flying on 'The Wild Bunch,' Dies at 80

    1:53 pm PST 01/08/2015
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    A famed stuntman from a family of stuntmen, he doubled for Glenn Ford for decades READ MORE

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  15. Takao Saito, Cinematographer on 18 Kurosawa Films, Dies at 85

    11:57 pm PST 01/07/2015
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    The cameraman was nominated for an Academy Award for Kurosawa's epic 'Ran' READ MORE

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  16. Beau Kazer, Actor on 'The Young and the Restless,' Dies at 63

    4:30 pm PST 01/07/2015
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    He starred for years as Brock Reynolds, Jeanne Cooper’s son, on the long-running CBS soap READ MORE

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  17. Sandy Reisenbach, Former Warner Bros. Marketing and Advertising Exec, Dies at 82

    12:46 pm PST 01/07/2015
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    The studio veteran guided the campaigns for the Batman and Lethal Weapon franchises and for such films as 'Chariots of Fire' and 'Private Benjamin' READ MORE

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  18. John Santikos, Owner of Movie Theaters in Texas, Dies at 87

    11:14 am PST 01/07/2015
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    He took over his father's business in the late 1950s and built the largest family-owned chain in the state READ MORE

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  19. 'Star Wars: Episode I' Actor Dies During London Theater Rehearsal

    10:01 am PST 01/07/2015
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    Khan Bonfils collapsed during a rehearsal of 'Dante's Inferno' in London READ MORE

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  20. Francesca Hilton, Daughter of Zsa Zsa Gabor, Dies at 67

    11:51 am PST 01/06/2015
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    Her father was hotelier Conrad Hilton; she had been feuding with Gabor's current husband, Frederic von Anhalt READ MORE

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  21. Joe Attanasio, Actor and Father of Screenwriter Paul Attanasio, Dies at 89

    10:09 am PST 01/06/2015
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    He sang the national anthem on Opening Day at Milwaukee Brewers games; another son, Mark, owns the team READ MORE

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