Dennis Price in 'Theatre of Blood'
Dennis Price (1915 - 1973)
Caravan (1946) [Sir Francis Castleton]: Falls to his death when his coach goes over a cliff at the end of a fight with Stewart Granger. (Thanks to Scott)

Bad Sister (The White Unicorn) (1947) [Richard Glover]: Drowned after he falls through the ice while walking across the frozen river. (Thanks to Scott)

Dear Murderer (1947) [Richard Fenton]: Poisoned/asphyxiated when Eric Portman sticks Dennis' head in a gas oven. (Thanks to Scott)

Hungry Hill (1947) [Greyhound John]: Dies of typhoid. (Thanks to Scott)

Jassy (1947) [Christopher Hatton]: Commits suicide by shooting himself in the head, after losing his estate to Basil Sydney in a card game. (Thanks to Scott)

Master of Bankdam (1947) [Joshua Crowther]: Dies of old age/natural causes. (Thanks to Scott)

Good-Time Girl (1948) [Michael 'Red' Farrell]: Hit by a car. (Thanks to Scott)

The Bad Lord Byron (1949) [Lord Byron]: Dies of a fever; the movie begins with him on his deathbed, and his life is shown in flashback. (Thanks to Scott)

Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949) [Louis Mazzini/Mazzini Sr.]: Playing a dual role as father and son, the father dies of a heart attack after his son's birth (shown in a flashback as the son narrates his life story). The son "Louis Mazzini" survives the movie, although it's implied that his execution is inevitable.

The Adventurers (Fortune in Diamonds) (1951) [Clive Hunter]: Shot to death (off-screen) by Jack Hawkins. (Thanks to Scott)

She Played with Fire (Fortune Is a Woman) (1957) [Tracey Moreton]: Burned to death after he sets fire to his house as part of an insurance scam. (Thanks to Scott)

Your Past Is Showing (The Naked Truth) (1957) [Nigel Dennis]: Falls to his death from a blimp. (Played for comic effect.) (Thanks to Scott)

Kill or Cure (1962) [Dr. Julian Crossley]: Killed (off-screen) by Moira Redmond; his body is shown afterwards when discovered on the spa grounds. (Thanks to Scott)

The Earth Dies Screaming (1964) [Quinn Taggart]: Killed by the reanimated Vanda Godsell; his body is then reanimated as well. (Thanks to Scott)

A Jolly Bad Fellow (They All Died Laughing) (1964) [Professor Hughes]: Poisoned by Leo McKern, with a chemical that induces hysterical laughter and foolish behavior before his death. (Played for comic effect.) (Thanks to Scott)

Ten Little Indians (And Then There Were None) (1965) [Dr. Edward Armstrong]: Stabbed to death (off-screen) by Wilfrid Hyde-White; his body is shown afterwards when Hugh O'Brian discovers him.

Venus in Furs (Paroxismus; Black Angel) (1969) [Percival Kapp]: Dies of a heart attack when Maria Rohm's ghost seduces and over-excites him.

Horror of Frankenstein (1970) [The Graverobber]: Dissolved in a vat of acid by Ralph Bates.

Twins of Evil (The Gemini Twins; Twins of Dracula) (1971) [Dietrich]: Bitten on the throat and drained of blood by Madeleine Collinson in a cave; she then pushes his body into a rock pool. (Thanks to Brian)

Vampyros Lesbos (Las Vampiras; The Heiress of Dracula; The Sign of the Vampire) (1971) [Dr. Alvin Seward]: Strangled by Jose Martinez Blanco. (Thanks to Jonah)

The Erotic Rites of Frankenstein (La Maldicion de Frankenstein; The Curse of Frankenstein; The Rites of Frankenstein) (1972) [Dr. Frankenstein]: Bitten on the throat by Anne Libert after she breaks into his laboratory; he dies shortly afterwards as Alberto Dalbes talks to him. He is later brought back to life by his daughter (Beatriz Savon), and eventually dies once again when the treatment wears off.

Horror Hospital (Computer Killers; Doctor Bloodbath) (1973) [Mr. Pollack]: Decapitated by the blade on the side of Michael Gough's car when it drives past him.

Theatre of Blood (Much Ado About Murder) (1973) [Hector Snipe]: Stabbed in the chest with a spear by Vincent Price in a theatre.

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