RIP: James Gandolfini

James Gandolfini died this week of a heart attack at the way too young age of 51. Thespia found this clip for us, coming up after the jump. You have to love it when a tough guy actor doesn't have a problem subverting his own image. … Continue reading

RIP: Ray Harryhausen

Kids, this is a scenario where I'm not going to tell you to ask your parents. I'm just going to flat out tell you myself. There once was a time when you couldn't make any damn thing you wanted show up in a movie using a computer. You used to have to use practical FX...exclusively. And so … Continue reading

RIP: Jonathan Winters

One of the craziest men on the planet has left the planet. Jonathan Winters died of natural causes this past Thursday at age 87. He had an amazing, ridiculous run of comedy. And influenced pretty much anyone worth knowing about. I was trying desperately to find my favorite Winters … Continue reading

RIP: Annette Funicello

Annette Funicello--Mousketeer Prime and notorious beach partier--has died at age 70. According to the Disney mothership, Annette (because if there was ever a lady who it was okay to call by her first name, it was her) "died peacefully from complications due to multiple sclerosis, a disease she … Continue reading