We realize we’ve re-posted plenty of pieces and news items about this legend today, but this is our sentimental favorite. It’s absolutely, definitely worth a read, including many heartfelt quotes from the countless film-makers he influenced.
“He and I made a pact to grow old but never grow up — to keep the pterodactyl and the tyrannosaurus forever in our hearts.” -Ray Bradbury
- The Man Responsible For All of Your Favorite Monsters, Ray Harryhausen, 1920-2013 (tor.com)
- Ray Harryhausen (1920 – 2013) (boingboing.net)
- Ray Harryhausen R.I.P. from HeroPress (heropress.net)
- Rest in Peace: Film Legend Ray Harryhausen (dreadcentral.com)