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Best of the Week: February Film Deaths, ‘Man of Steel’ and ‘Star Trek’ Countdowns, and More

Mar 01, 2013

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vod logos Best of the Week: February Film Deaths, Man of Steel and Star Trek Countdowns, and More

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Remembering Stuart Freeborn, Robin Sachs and

  • ‘Stuck In the Middle With You,’ Stealers Wheel (‘Reservoir Dogs’)

    Possibly the most iconic use of music in the whole Quentin Tarantino oeuvre, QT trotted out the propulsive 1972 daytime AM favorite from Stealers Wheel to soundtrack, of all things, a captured cop getting his ear sliced off. One of the more ingenious things about his use of music in “Reservoir Dogs” is that it’s a minor plot point –

  •  ‘American Horror Story’: Ryan Murphy on this week’s major character deaths and hints about season 3 — EXCLUSIVE

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    [SPOILER ALERT IF YOU HAVEN'T WATCHED THE LATEST AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ASYLUM]

    It’s getting down to the final episodes of American Horror Story: Asylum so it’s not surprising that we’re starting to see characters bid adieu. Last night, devil-possessed nun Sister Mary Eunice (Lily Rabe) and former Nazi Dr. Arden (James Cromwell) both bit the dust. Also… Continue reading ‘American Horror Story’: Ryan Murphy on this week’s major character deaths and hints about season 3 — EXCLUSIVE

  • ‘The Lion King’

    “This list could be completely made up of Disney films, but for me, the one that stands out as especially horrific is Mufasa’s death in ‘The Lion King.’ My father died when I was only two, so I’ve always been sensitive to stories about fathers who pass away. I was an 18-year-old kids’ camp counselor when I saw ‘The Lion King,’ and when Mufasa was trampled after

  • Rebecca Nalepa and Jonah Shacknai

    Courtesy Shacknai Family

    The chain reaction of horrors began earlier this month when the 6-year-old son of pharmaceutical mogul Jonah Shacknai was seriously injured falling down the stairs in his father’s 27-bedroom historic mansion.

    Two days later, Shacknai’s beautiful girlfriend, Rebecca Nalepa, 32, who was with the boy at the time, was found hanging nude from a second story balcony in the… Continue reading Two Mysterious Deaths in a Millionaire's Mansion