Obituary: Dino De Laurentiis

Filmmaker Dino De Laurentiis (b.1919) died on November 11. De Laurentiis produced several science fiction and fantasy films including the remake of King Kong, Dune, Conan the Barbarian, Barbarella, Flash Gordon, The Dead Zone, and Army of Darkness. In 2001, he won the Irving R. Thalberg Award and he won an Oscar in 1957 for La Strada. The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films presented him with a lifetime achievement award in 1997.