Tag Archive: ReelImportant


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.

Laura Antonelli (1941-2015) – Italian Actress. She starred in Luchino Visconti’s L’innocente, Salvatore Sampieri’s Malicious

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.

Marcus Belgrave (1936-2015) – Trumpet Player. Legend of the Detroit jazz scene… Continue reading Remembering Betsy Palmer, Anne Meara, B.B. King and Other Reel-Important People We Lost in May

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.

Paul Almond (1931-2015) – Director. For Granada Television, he directed the classic documentary Seven Up! (pictured… Continue reading Remembering Geoffrey Lewis, Manoel de Oliveira, Andrew Lesnie and Other Reel-Important People We Lost in April

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

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