Edward G. Robinson (1893 - 1973)
Little Caesar (1931) [Cesare Enrico 'Rico' Bandello]: Shot in the chest in a shoot-out with the police. (Thanks to Jeffrey and Tracey)

Tiger Shark (1932) [Mike Mascarenhas]: Bitten by sharks after getting tangled in the line and being pulled overboard; he dies shortly after being pulled out of the water, while talking to Richard Arlen and Zita Johann. (Thanks to Tracey)

Bullets or Ballots (1936) [Johnny Blake]: Shot to death in a shoot-out with Humphrey Bogart. (Thanks to Paul)

Manpower (1941) [Hank 'Gimpy' McHenry]: Falls to his death at the end of a struggle with George Raft. (Thanks to Tracey)

The Red House (No Trespassing) (1947) [Pete Morgan]: Drowned when he drives his car into the water while fleeing from Arthur Space.

Key Largo (1948) [Johnny Rocco]: Shot to death in a shoot-out with Humphrey Bogart. (Thanks to Mac, Tracey)

Night Has a Thousand Eyes (1948) [John Triton]: Shot to death by police (who had mistaken him for the killer) as he saves Gail Russell from the killer. (Thanks to Tracey)

Actors and Sin (Ben Hecht's Actor's Blood and Woman of Sin) (1952) [Maurice Tillayou]: Commits suicide by stabbing himself in the chest after the lights go out at a gathering of his enemies, in order to make them all suspects in his "murder"; he dies shortly after the lights come back on, as Dan O'Herlihy kneels beside him.

Mackenna's Gold (1969) [Old Adams]: Killed (off-screen) during a battle between the cavalry, Apache warriors, and Omar Sharif's gang of bandits; we last see him staggering blindly through the carnage.

Soylent Green (1973) [Sol Roth]: Drinks poison in the assisted-suicide facility, after discovering that Soylent Green is made from people; he dies while talking to Charlton Heston. (Thanks to Tracey and Ken)
Edward G. Robinson in 'Little Caesar'
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