January 19, 2017

Sally Menke, Tarantino’s frequent film editor, found dead


By Sean O’Connell
Hollywoodnews.com: Sally Menke, an Oscar-nominated film editor who frequently worked with Quentin Tarantino, has been found dead. Her body was discovered early this morning by searchers in Beachwood Canyon.

The L.A. Times is reporting that Menke, 53, went hiking on Monday but didn’t return. Friends alerted the authorities and a search was conducted.

Menke’s credits include “Kill Bill,” “Pulp Fiction,” and “Inglorious Basterds.” She received Oscar nominations for the latter two films.

The Times says no cause of death was reported, and it’s “unclear whether the heat was a factor.”

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Sean O'Connell is a nationally recognized film critic. His reviews have been published in print ('The Washington Post,' 'USA Today') and online (AMC FilmCritic.com, MSN's Citysearch) since 1996. He's a weekly contributor to several national radio programs. He is a longstanding member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA), the Online Film Critics Society (OFCS), and the Southeastern Film Critics View all articles by Sean O'Connell Association (SEFCA).

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