In Memoriam

A tribute to the movie characters we lost in 2014.

The In Memoriam segment is an Academy Awards institution, with all the attendant politics to go with it. But this year, we noticed something different: This was a particularly memorable year for dying in the movies. Above, enjoy our alternative In Memoriam ode to the movie characters we bid farewell in 2014.

Read all Slate’s coverage of the 2015 Oscars.