• Lloyd Alexander (1924-2007) - Fantasy novelist best known for his series The Chronicles of Prydain. The series' second book, The Black Cauldron, was adapted into the 1985 animated film from Walt Disney Pictures (pictured). He died of cancer May 17, in Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania. (Washington Post)
  • Isabella Blow (1958-2007) - Fashion director who worked for Vogue, The Tatler and The Sunday Times and who acted in Wes Anderson's The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou. She died of ovarian cancer May 7, in Gloucester, England. (IMDb)
  • Slim DeGrey (1921-2007) - Australian actor and comedian who appears in Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles, Age of Consent and Newsfront. He died of heart-related complications May 20, in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. (News.Com.Au)
  • Jerry Falwell (1933-2007) - Televangelist who appears in person in the documentaries The Last Party, The Hunting of the President, Rush to War and The God Who Wasn't There. He can also be seen as an actor in the 'Christ-sploitation' horror film The Grim Reaper and in archival footage in Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt, The Eyes of Tammy Faye and Spin. He was portrayed by the actor Richard Paul in The People vs. Larry Flynt and the TV movie Fall from Grace. He died May 15, in Lynchburg, Virginia. (AP)
categories Cinematical