With New Year's Eve almost upon us, it's time once again to take a moment to remember all those people that the film interested has lost in 2013.
January 5 - T. S. Cook, Americnan screenwriter (The China Syndrome), cancer, 65.
January 7 - David R. Ellis, American film director (Snakes on a Plane), cause of death unknown, 60.
January 21 - Michael Winner, British film director (Death Wish) and food critic, liver disease, 77.
January 22 - Leslie Frankenheimer, American set designer (Blade Runner), leukhaemia, 64.
January 31 - R. Gilbert Clayton, American set designer (The Untouchables), natural causes, 90.
February 5 - Stuart Freeborn, English make-up artist (Oliver Twist), cause of death unknown, 98.
- Gerry Hambling, English film editor (Pink Floyd - The Wall), cause of death unknown, 86.
February 8 - Alan Sharp, Scottish screenwriter (Rob Roy), cause of death unknown, 79.
February 13 - Gerry Day, American film and TV writer (The Black Hole), cancer, 91.
February 17 - Richard Briers, English actor (The Good Life), emphysema, 79.
March 20 - Jack Stokes, English animation director (Yellow Submarine), cause of death unknown, 92.
March 28 - Richard Griffiths, British actor (Withnail & I), complications from heart surgery, 65.
April 4 - Roger Ebert, American film critic (Siskel & Ebert), thyroid cancer, 70.
April 12 - Michael France, American screenwriter (Goldeneye), complications from diabetes, 51.
April 15 - Richard LeParmentier, American actor (Star Wars), cause of death unknown, 66.
April 18 - Storm Thorgerson, British graphic designer and album cover artist (Pink Floyd), cancer, 69.
May 7 - Ray Harryhausen, American animator (Jason and the Argonauts), natural causes, 92.
May 8 - Bryan Forbes, British actor, screenwriter and director (The Stepford Wives), long illness, 86.
May 29 - Nino Baragli, Italian film editor (Once Upon a Time in the West), cause of death unknown, 87.
June 6 - Tom Sharpe, British author (Porterhouse Blue), complications from diabetes, 85.
June 9 - Iain Banks, Scottish author (The Wasp Factory), gallbladder cancer, 59.
June 19 - James Gandolfini, American actor (Killing Them Softly), heart attack, 51.
June 23 - Richard Matheson, American writer (I Am Legend), cause of death unknown, 87.
June 25 - Mark Fisher, British stage designer and producer (The Wall), died in his sleep, 66.
July 12 - Alan Whicker, British broadcaster (Whicker's World), bronchial pneumonia, 87.
July 19 - Mel Smith, English comedian and actor (The Princess Bride), heart attack, 60.
August 20 - Elmore Leonard, American author (Rum Punch), complications from a stroke, 87.
August 23 - Gilbert Taylor, British cinematographer (Flash Gordon), natural causes, 99.
August 24 - Julie Harris, American actress (The Haunting), heart failure, 87.
August 31 - Sir David Frost, British broadcaster (That Was The Week That Was), heart attack, 74.
September 6 - Bill Wallis, British character actor (Brazil), multiple myeloma, 76.
September 18 - Richard C. Sarafian, American director (Vanishing Point), pneumonia, 83.
October 1 - Tom Clancy, American author (The Hunt for Red October), cause of death unknown, 66.
October 27 - Lou Reed, American rock musician (The Velvet Underground), liver disease, 71.
November 30 - Paul Walker, American actor (The Fast and the Furious), traffic collision, 40.
December 14 - Peter O'Toole, British-Irish actor (Lawrence of Arabia), long illness, 81.
December 15 - Joan Fontaine, British-American actress (Rebecca), natural causes, 96.
December 29 - Wojciech Kilar, Polish composer (The Pianist), cancer, 81.