|Clifton Webb (1889 - 1966)|
|Laura (1944) [Waldo Lydecker]: Shot to death by James Flavin just as Clifton is about to shoot Gene Tierney. (Thanks to Mac, Kris, Brian, and Todd)
The Dark Corner (1946) [Hardy Cathcart]: Shot repeatedly in the back and chest by Cathy Downs, just as Clifton is about to shoot Mark Stevens. (Thanks to Brian)
The Razor's Edge (1946) [Elliott Templeton]: Dies of an unspecified illness, with Herbert Marshall, Tyrone Power, and Gene Tierney gathered by his bedside.
Cheaper by the Dozen (1950) [Frank Bunker Gilbreth]: Dies (off-screen) of a heart attack; we learn of his death afterwards when Myrna Loy gets the news. (Thanks to Kris and Hamish)
Titanic (1953) [Richard Ward Sturges]: Drowned (off-screen) in the sinking of the Titanic; as I recall, the movie ends with him standing on the deck as the ship goes down.