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Reel-Important People is a monthly column that highlights those individuals in or related to the movies that have left us in recent weeks. Below you’ll find names big and small and from all areas of the industry, though each was significant to the movies in his or her own way.

Sam Andrew (1941-2015) - Guitarist. As a member of Big Brother… Continue reading Remembering Leonard Nimoy, David Carr, Bruce Sinofsky and Other Reel-Important People We Lost in February

In Project Almanac, a group of teenagers happen upon a time machine and abuse their newfound abilities to journey across the time-stream to have a good time and make some money. Then things start to go horribly wrong.

Sure, most movies that focus on young people deal with down-to-earth problems like homework and school and parents who just don’t understand. But others… Continue reading 7 Movies Where Young, Crazy People Almost Destroyed the World

Reel-Important People is a monthly column that highlights those individuals in or related to the movies that have left us in recent weeks. Below you’ll find names big and small and from all areas of the industry, though each was significant to the movies in his or her own way.

Tom Adams (1938-2014) - British Actor. He appears in The Great Escape and The House

Reel-Important People is a monthly column that highlights those individuals in or related to the movies who have left us in recent weeks. Below you’ll find names big and small and from all areas of the industry, though each was significant to the movies in his or her own way.

Jerry Alan (c.1939-2014) Stunt man. He worked on the James… Continue reading Remembering Mike Nichols, P.D. James and Other Reel-Important People We Lost in November

Bless the White Pages for trying to stay relevant in an era where everything is digital and online. It can’t be easy. But the company worked up some fun statistics for us in the spirit of Halloween. The directory service has revealed the most common names amongst U.S. residents that correspond to horror characters, directors, actors, and other figures.

It seems the… Continue reading How Many People Share Names With Horror Icons Like Freddy Krueger or Michael Myers?