This morning, we lost a literary legend whose books were adapted into some beloved feature films. Elmore Leonard died at the age of 87, three weeks following a stroke which hospitalized him in his beloved Detroit.
Out of Sight, Get Shorty, 3:10 To Yuma and Jackie Brown were among Leonard's novels which were adpated for the big screen.
Hollywood reacted to the passing of Leonard via Twitter. Here are just a few words of condolences.
Our sister site Movies.com breaks down Leonard's Five Best Movies. What are some of your favorite Leonard movies? Mine would include 3:10 To Yuma, Get Shorty, Out of Sight and Jackie Brown.
Finally, re-visit Time magazine's 10 Questions with Leonard.