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Harold Ramis

Chris Erskine: Harold Ramis Put ‘Caddyshack’ In The Bag

By Chris Erskine, Los Angeles Times There are only a few true masterpieces that debuted in my lifetime: the ‘64 Mustang; Sandra Bullock’s perfect chin; and “Caddyshack,” whose director, Harold Ramis, died Feb. 24 at age 69, too damn soon, as if only on life’s 14th hole. And yet 1,000 laughs over par. From the snickering […]

March 14, 2014

Harold Ramis — Actor, Writer, And Director — Dead At 69

By Mark Caro, Chicago Tribune CHICAGO — Harold Ramis was one of Hollywood’s most successful comedy filmmakers when he moved his family from Los Angeles back to the Chicago area in 1996. His career was still thriving, with “Groundhog Day” acquiring almost instant classic status upon its 1993 release and 1984’s “Ghostbusters” ranking among the […]

February 24, 2014