|The Southern Star (1969) [Karl Ludwig]: Shot to death in a big shoot-out.
Get Carter (1971) [Eric Paice]: Hit on the head with a rifle butt by Michael Caine, then placed in the conveyor of a rock quarry so that he falls a great distance when it reaches the end.
Tales from the Crypt (1972) [Carl Maitland]: Killed in a car accident; he returns to life as a zombie (in a lengthy sequence filmed from his point of view), unaware that he's dead until he finally sees his reflection in a mirror.
Damien: Omen II (1978) [Michael]: Buried alive, along with Leo McKern, when the underground chamber collapses around them. (Thanks to Robert)