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‘Willy Wonka’ Director Mel Stuart Dead at 83

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Mel Stuart, the acclaimed director of 'Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory,' passed away Thursday night in his Los Angeles home at the age of 83.

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Film Composer Marvin Hamlisch Dead at 68

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Marvin Hamlisch, an Academy Award, Tony and Grammy award-winning film and stage composer, died Monday in Los Angeles after collapsing from an undisclosed illness, announced his family.

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Gore Vidal, Novelist, Screenwriter, Bon Vivant, Dead at 86

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Gore Vidal, the writer of such novels as 'Myra Breckinridge,' plays such as 'The Best Man,' and screenwriter on such films as 'Suddenly Last Summer' and 'Caligula,' has died from complications from pneumonia. He was 86.

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‘Back to the Future’ Actor Norman Alden Dies at Age 87

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Veteran character actor Norman Alden, whose professional credits spanned decades and stretched from television and animation to film, passed away on July 27 of natural causes, The Hollywood Reporter writes. Alden was 87.

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RIP Sherman Hemsley, ‘Jeffersons’ Star Dead at 74

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Beloved actor Sherman Hemsley, best known as George Jefferson on the television series 'The Jeffersons,' has passed away at the age of 74.

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In Memorium: Remembering the Victims of the ‘Dark Knight Rises’ Shooting

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We had planning on starting fresh this week; moving on from the Colorado movie theater tragedy and returning to coverage of movies and television. But one more thing before we proceed. Let's take a moment to meet the victims and remember all who died far too soon.

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Tom Davis, Classic ‘Saturday Night Live’ Writer, Dead at 59

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Tom Davis, best known for his partnership with now-Senator Al Franken, has died from throat and neck cancer. He was 59.

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William Asher, ‘I Love Lucy’ and ‘Bewitched’ Director, Dead at 90

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Prolific and influential television and film writer/director William (Bill) Asher passed away in a Palm Beach board and care facility Monday, July 16, with his wife, Meredith, by his side. He was 90.

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‘Jaws’ Producer Richard D. Zanuck Dies at 77

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Richard D. Zanuck, who produced such films as 'The Sound of Music' 'Jaws,' 'Alice in Wonderland' and 'Driving Miss Daisy,' died of a heart attack today. He was 77.

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Sage Stallone, Son of Sylvester Stallone, Found Dead

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Sage Stallone, the son of Sylvester Stallone, was found dead by his housekeeper alone in his Los Angeles apartment on Friday afternoon. Paramedics pronounced the 36-year-old's death when they arrived on the scene.

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