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Actress Ann Gillis (February 12, 1927 - January 31, 2018) who made many notable film appearances as a child actress, has died at age 90. 

Guest contributor Bob DiMucci has provided this tribute to her motion picture acting career:

The Film Appearances of Ann Gillis

With the recent passing of actors from Hollywood's Golden Age and the various Award Shows now honouring them, my thoughts turned to those, as of this writing, still with us. I thought we might showcase some of those actors 90 and above and spotlight one of their past memorable characters. This is Part 2. Part 1 can be seen here

Treasured Images Special Edition: Enduring Stars Part 2

With the recent passing of actors from Hollywood's Golden Age and the various Award Shows now honouring them, my thoughts turned to those, as of this writing, still with us. I thought we might showcase some of those actors 90 and above and spotlight one of their past memorable characters. 

Treasured Images Special Edition: Enduring Stars Part 1

Jean Porter (December 8, 1922 - January 13, 2018) the bubbly actress who typically lit up the screen with her customarily personable characterisations, has died at age 95.

 

Guest contributor Bob DiMucci has provided this tribute to her motion picture acting career:

The Film Appearances of Jean Porter

These are some of Cinema's sad departures of 2018 taken from my personal notes soon after the tragic events took place: 

I'll continue with some of cinema's most treasured images. For those familiar with the scenes represented they're bound to invoke a strong emotional response. The narratives' indelible moments are the primary reason these captures were selected. 

Just some thoughts on current happenings: