In a world with a bottomless entertainment industry talent pool... one man dominated his field.
In a town where over 35 means old hat, one 68-year-old ruled the roost.
In a land where everyone goes to the movies... one voice captivated a nation.
Don LaFontaine, a man with perhaps the most widely recognized and imitated voice in the English-speaking world, has died. He was "The Voice" of over 5,000 movie trailers.
He made an extraordinary mark on popular culture. Every time the lights dim in a movie theater, he will be missed. (And since America bought nearly 1.4 billion movie tickets in 2007, he'll be missed a lot.)
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