R.I.P. Sydney Pollack

So sad to be gone all Memorial Day and come back to dozens of phone and email messages that Hollywood’s great filmmaker Sydney Pollack has died after a long bout with cancer. I first heard about the seriousness of his illness when he went to Houston to seek powerhouse medical treatment. For the many months since then, every name in Hollywood made a pilgrimage to sit with Sydney at his home.¬†It was wonderful¬†that he saw how many friends and admirers he had within the Industry.

This article was printed from https://deadline.com/2008/05/rip-sydney-pollack-5881/