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Burt Reynolds, Hollywood's Iconic Smirking Badass, Has Died

The 82-year-old actor suffered a fatal heart attack in Florida on Thursday.
River Donaghey
9.6.18
Film

RIP Bill Gold, the Genius Who Designed All Your Favorite Movie Posters

The iconic artist died at age 97.
Patrick Marlborough
5.24.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Remembering Verne Troyer's Most Hilarious Performances

Mini-Me was just a piece of the late actor's decades-long career.
River Donaghey
4.23.18
obituary

All the Weird Stuff You Probably Didn't Know About Hugh Hefner

A look back at the life of a man who made bunny rabbits sexy.
Gavin Haynes
9.28.17
sean spicer

Goodnight Sweet Prince

White House press secretary Sean Spicer has resigned. Say goodbye to a legend.
Eve Peyser
7.21.17
Books

After Capturing the Beauty of Being Alive, Denis Johnson Has Died

With his gritty, poetic writing about drugs, violence, and survival, the author of 'Jesus' Son' saved us all.
James Yeh
5.26.17
Waypoint

Namco Founder Masaya Nakamura Has Died

The man people often referred to as 'the father of Pac-Man' has passed.
Patrick Klepek
1.30.17
Vice Blog

All the Weird Stuff You Probably Didn't Know About Fidel Castro

A look back at the life of a man who avoided hundreds of assassinations, economically ran his country into the ground and loved the Manic Street Preachers.
Gavin Haynes
11.26.16
Film

RIP Raoul Coutard: The Man Who Made Cinematography Invisible

Whether it's in a drone tracking shot or the referential pastiche of Tarantino and Wes Anderson, Coutard's vision of hyper-staged naturalism is everywhere.
Patrick Marlborough
11.14.16
Music

Leonard Cohen's Literary Work Was as Essential as His Music

Leonard Cohen's musical catalog was robust and full of classics—but his literary work was no less essential to understanding his art.
Michael Barron
11.11.16
Stuff

Jack Chick Is Dead but His Horrible, Ridiculous Cartoons Will Never Die

The fundamentalist Christian, who died on Sunday, created a world of sin and death. As an awkward teenager, I loved his bizarre, stupid genius.
Sam Kriss
10.27.16
News

How Trans Performer Alexis Arquette Kept Hollywood on Its Toes

Alexis's life—from their outfits to their acting—defied convention in all forms and practiced a maverick brand of trans activism we could all learn from today.
Doran George
9.13.16