Bill Paxton in 'Love Tap'
Bill Paxton (1955 - )
"Love Tap" (circa 1982) (Barnes & Barnes music video): Thrown down a flight of stairs by Annerose Bucklers, after being beaten up by her throughout the video. His body is shown lying in his coffin in the funeral home when he suddenly comes back to life and strangles her. (This video is available on the 1987 compilation tape Barnes & Barnes: Zabagabee.)

Mortuary (Embalmed) (1983) [Paul Andrews]: Hit in the back with an axe by Mary Beth McDonough, while Bill is trying to kill David Wallace in the mortuary. (Thanks to Matt and Michael)

Impulse (1984) [Eddie]: Killed by Tim Matheson. (Thanks to Gary)

The Terminator (1984) [Punk Leader]: Thrown against a fence with superhuman force by Arnold Schwarzenegger. (The "bodycount" in the IMDB's trvia section for the movie says that Bill was only knocked out, but I'm listing it with this disclaimer because I'm sure people would point out its omission.) (Thanks to Robert, Gary, and Nick)

Aliens (1986) [Private Hudson]: Killed by an alien. (It's been some time since I've seen this movie, so my memory is vague on the details.) (Thanks to Robert and Gary)

Miami Vice: Streetwise (1986) [Vic Romano]: Killed by Wesley Snipes. (Thanks to Michael)

Near Dark (1987) [Severen]: Burned to death by sunlight. (Thanks to Robert and Gary)

Next of Kin (1989) [Gerald Gates]: Shot in the head by Adam Baldwin. (Thanks to Robert and Gary)

Navy SEALS (1990) [Dane]: Killed by a terrorist. (Thanks to Robert and Gary)

Predator 2 (1990) [Jerry Lambert]: Skull and spine ripped out of his body by the Predator on a subway train. (Thanks to Robert and Gary)

Tales from the Crypt: People Who Live in Brass Hearses (1993) [Billy]: Hit on the head with a shotgun butt by Michael Lerner, after Michael first shoots off Bill's leg. (Thanks to Jesse)

Tombstone (1993) [Morgan Earp]: Shot in the back by Michael Biehn while playing pool. (Thanks to Robert and Gary)

The Last Supper (1995) [Zachary Cody]: Killed by Courtney B. Vance or Jonathan Penner after Bill attacks Ron Eldard at the dinner table. (It's been a while since I've seen this movie, so I can't recall exactly who killed him or how.)

A Bright Shining Lie (1998) [Colonel John Paul Vann]: Killed in an explosion when his helicopter gets shot down. (Thanks to Gary)

U-571 (2000) [Lt. Cmdr. Mike Dahlgren]: Killed in an explosion when some debris from a torpedo strikes the submarine. (Thanks to Robert and Gary)

Vertical Limit (2000) [Elliot Vaughn]: Falls to his death when Scott Glenn cuts the rope while they're climbing the mountain. (Thanks to Robert and Gary)

Frailty (2001) [Dad Meiks]: Hacked to death with an axe by his son (Matt O'Leary). (Thanks to Robert and Gary)

Broken Lizard's Club Dread (2004) [Coconut Pete]: Stabbed to death by Erik Stolhanske; his body is shown afterwards when the others discover him. (Thanks to Alex)
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