Tag Archives: Death

RIP David Bowie

The world has lost many great music icons over the past few years but I don’t think any of them has hit me as hard as this one has.  I just found out that one of the musicians who shaped … Continue reading

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RIP Angus Scrimm

Angus Scrimm, a character actor best known for playing the frightening “Tall Man” in the Phantasm horror films, has died at the age of 89. He had many other appearances in horror movies including “Witches Brew” and “Scream Bloody Murder.” However … Continue reading

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Gunner Hansen RIP

From Associated Press Gunnar Hansen, who played the iconic villain Leatherface in the original “Texas Chain Saw Massacre,” died Saturday of pancreatic cancer at his home in Maine, his agent said. He was 68. Hansen starred in the 1974 film … Continue reading

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Horror Icon Richard Brooker passed away today!!!

Horror icon Richard Brooker has passed away.  Brooker played Jason Voorhees in the third installment of the Friday The 13th film series and was the first Jason to wear the hockey mask that became the killers trademark look.  Details are … Continue reading

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Larry Hagman, TV’s J R Ewing Dead at the age of 81

  From The Dallas Morning News: Larry Hagman who played the mischievous J.R. Ewing on the TV show Dallas, died Friday at Medical City in Dallas, of complications from his recent battle with cancer, his family said. He was 81. … Continue reading

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Former Monkee Davy Jones Dead Of A Heart Attack!!!

I know this isn’t horror related but I felt the need to post this as The Monkees were one of my all time favorite groups!!   (Reuters) – Davy Jones, former lead singer of the 1960s made-for-television pop band The Monkees, died … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Bill Hinzman 1936 – 2012

The world of horror lost an icon this past weekend with the passing of Bill Hinzman.  Bill was the very first zombie to be shown in George Romero’s ground breaking film Night Of The Living Dead.  Known as “The Graveyard Zombie” Bill’s scene in … Continue reading

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David Hess 1942 -2011

David Hess RIP 1942 – 2011  In a statement on David Hess’ Facebook page this morning his family made this statement: “It is with great sadness that we have said our last goodbyes to our beloved dad and friend to … Continue reading

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Yvette Vickers 1928 – 2011 RIP Beautiful Lady

I was thinking about Yvette Vickers just this past weekend.  Wondering how she was doing, what she was doing and why we never hear anything about her.  The following day we did hear something about her.  But it was not … Continue reading

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Jane Russell dead at the age of 89

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