Ben Johnson in 'One-Eyed Jacks'
Ben Johnson's death in 'One-Eyed Jacks'
Ben Johnson (1918 - 1996)
One-Eyed Jacks (1961) [Bob Amory]: Shot in the chest by Elisha Cook Jr. when Elisha fires a hidden gun from behind the counter while Ben is robbing the bank; he dies after shooting Elisha in return and then staggering out into the street.

Hang 'Em High (1968) [Marshal Dave Bliss]: Shot to death (off-screen) by an outlaw; we learn of his death in a conversation between Clint Eastwood and Pat Hingle. (Thanks to Stephen)

The Wild Bunch (1969) [Tector Gorch]: Shot to death in a shoot-out, along with Ernest Borgnine, William Holden, and Warren Oates. (Thanks to Michael)

The Last Picture Show (1971) [Sam the Lion]: Dies (off-screen) of a heart attack. (It's been some time since I've seen this movie, so my memory is vague.)

The Getaway (1972) [Jack Benyon]: Shot to death by Ali MacGraw. (See also James Woods in the 1994 remake.) (Thanks to Michael)

The Swarm (1978) [Felix]: Killed in a train crash caused by the swarm of bees. (Thanks to Michael)

Cherry 2000 (1987) [Six-Fingered Jake]: Shot in the back by Jennifer Mayo while he's trying to help Melanie Griffith and David Andrews escape. (Thanks to Stephen)

Stranger on My Land (1988) [Vern Whitman]: Mortally wounded by Terry O'Quinn; he dies in the ambulance en route to the hospital. (Thanks to Michael)
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