In Memoriam

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Re: In Memoriam

Postby Big Magilla » Sat Mar 05, 2016 10:54 am

On the Academy's official site, Oscars.Org, where Academy members who died during the Oscar year are listed, neither Rivette nor de Oliviera are mentioned as they were not Academy members. Vigoda is listed, though, as are Jack Carter, Douglas Dick, Sally Forrest, Walter Grauman and John Guillermin, other once famous names that were missing from the telecast.

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Re: In Memoriam

Postby anonymous1980 » Sat Mar 05, 2016 6:47 am

They have an extended version of the In Memoriam at the Oscar.com website. They did include Abe Vigoda, Jacques Rivette and Manoel de Oliviera in that one.

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Re: In Memoriam

Postby Precious Doll » Sat Mar 05, 2016 4:26 am

Wow, they included Holly Woodlawn. I would not have expected that.

Shame on them though for not including Jacques Rivette and Manoel de Oliviera.
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Re: In Memoriam

Postby Franz Ferdinand » Mon Feb 29, 2016 1:57 am

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Re: In Memoriam

Postby mlrg » Sun Feb 28, 2016 11:19 pm

shame for not remembering Manoel de Oliveira

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Re: In Memoriam

Postby Sonic Youth » Sun Feb 28, 2016 11:06 pm

Abe Vigoda still isn't dead?
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Re: In Memoriam

Postby anonymous1980 » Sun Feb 28, 2016 11:05 pm

Off the top of my head, Jacques Rivette and Manoel de Oliviera are the major misses.

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In Memoriam

Postby OscarGuy » Sun Feb 28, 2016 11:01 pm

Please pardon if I've typoed something, these were very tough to transcribe as I wasn't seeing two or three letters of each name on my narrow screen.

Wes Craven
Stan Freberg
Saeed Jaffrey
Miroslav Ondricek
Robert Balser
Lizabeth Scott
Stuart Reiss
Chantal Akerman
Christopher Lee
Robert Chartoff
Murray Weissman
Jerry Weintraub
James L. White
Theodore Bikel
Robert Loggia
Barbara Borogliatti
Maureen O'Hara
Gene Allen
Omar Sharif
Louis DiGiaimo
Patricia Norris
Dean Jones
Ettore Scola
Alan Rickman
Haskell Wexler
Carolyn Ali
Max Rudloff
Richard Corliss
John B. Mansbridge
Alex Rocco
Kerkroian
Bob Minkler
DDouglas Slocombe
David W. Samuelson
James Horner
Bruce Sionfsky
Frank D. Gilroy
Holly Woodlawn
James Elmo Williams
Howard A. Anderson
Rogert L. Mayer
Albert Maysles
Melissa Mathison
Ricahard Glatzer
David Bowie
Vilmos Zsigmond
Daniel Gerson
Leonard Nimoy
Wesley Lovell
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