Brian Dennehy (with William Hurt) in 'Gorky Park'
Brian Dennehy (1938 - )
Father of Elizabeth Dennehy and Kathleen Dennehy
Gorky Park (1983) [William Kirwill]: Disemboweled (off-screen) by Lee Marvin after being tied to a tree outside a farm; his body is shown afterwards when William Hurt arrives at the farm. (Thanks to Robert)

Silverado (1985) [Sheriff Cobb]: Reportedly shot to death in a shoot-out with Kevin Kline. (Thanks to Matt)

Legal Eagles (1986) [Cavanaugh]: Reportedly burned to death after being trapped in a burning building during a fight with Robert Redford. (Thanks to Robert)

The Belly of an Architect (1987) [Stourley Kracklite]: Commits suicide by jumping from the balcony of a building; his body is shown lying in the street below.

In Broad Daylight (1991) [Len Rowan]: Reportedly shot to death by an unknown assailant. (The real-life case that this was based on remains unsolved.) (Thanks to Robert)

Tommy Boy (1995) [Thomas 'Big Tom' Callahan II]: Reportedly dies of a stroke. (I haven't seen this movie, but I'm familiar with the basic premise.)

Death of a Salesman (2000) [Willy Loman]: Commits suicide by walking into traffic. (Thanks to Robert)

Assault on Precinct 13 (2005) [Jasper O'Shea]: Reportedly killed by shrapnel after Laurence Fishburne pulls the pin on a grenade on Brian's jacket. (Thanks to Robert and Michael)
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