|James Garner (1928 - )
Brother of Jack Garner
|Heartsounds (1984) [Harold Lear]: Dies (off-screen) of a heart condition. (Thanks to Mac)
The Distinguished Gentleman (1992) [Congressman Jeff Johnson]: Dies of a heart attack while having sex with a young woman in his office. (Thanks to Mac)
Twilight (1998) [Raymond Hope]: Shot to death by Paul Newman in James' home. (Thanks to Andre and Mike)
Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001; animated) [Commander Lyle Tiberius Rourke]: Shattered into fragments after being transformed into a rock/lava monster.
The Notebook (2004) [Duke]: Dies (off-screen) in his sleep at the nursing home a short time after having a heart attack; his body is shown afterwards when Starletta DuPois enters and discovers that James and Gena Rowlands have both died in their sleep while holding hands. (Thanks to Libby)
The Ultimate Gift (2006) [Red Stevens]: Dies (off-screen) of unspecified natural causes, shortly before the start of the movie; he only appears in videotaped messages that Drew Fuller watches periodically throughout the movie.