John Hurt in 'Alien'
John Hurt (1940 - )
Ex-Mr. Annette Robertson
10 Rillington Place (1971) [Timothy John Evans]: Executed by hanging, after being wrongfully convicted of Judy Geeson's murder.

The Ghoul (Night of the Ghoul; The Thing in the Attic) (1975) [Tom Rawlings]: Stabbed to death by Don Henderson after Don finds John attempting to rape Alexandra Bastedo.

I, Claudius (1976) [Caligula]: Stabbed to death by Sam Dastor and the other conspirators. (Thanks to Alex)

Watership Down (1978; animated) [Hazel]: Providing the voice of a rabbit, he dies of old age; his spirit is shown leaving his body at the end. (Thanks to ND)

Alien (1979) [Kane]: Killed when the alien bursts out of his chest after incubating inside his body. (Thanks to Robert, Brian, and Michael)

The Elephant Man (1980) [John Merrick]: Suffocates in his sleep when he decides to sleep lying down like other people, and his airway closes due to the weight of his deformities. (John's face was, of course, hidden beneath the heavy make-up for this role.) (Thanks to Robert and Michael)

The Plague Dogs (1982; animated) [Snitter]: Providing the voice of a dog, he is drowned, along with Rowf (voiced by Christopher Benjamin) when they swim out to sea attempting to find an island, while being chased by the military.

The Osterman Weekend (1983) [Lawrence Fassett]: Shot to death by Rutger Hauer. (Thanks to ND)

The Hit (1984) [Braddock]: Killed (though I don't know the details). (Thanks to ND)

After Darkness (1985) [Peter Hunningford]: Dies (though I don't know the details). (Thanks to ND)

The Black Cauldron (1985; animated) [The Horned King]: Providing the voice of an undead being, he is destroyed by the power of the cauldron. (Thanks to ND)

Jake Speed (1986) [Sid]: Fatally wounded in a gunfight with Wayne Crawford, after John sneaks onto the plane. (Thanks to ND and Kyle)

Spaceballs (1987) [Kane]: Killed when an alien bursts out of his chest (then does a song-and-dance number), in a parody of his death scene from Alien.

Scandal (1989) [Stephen Ward]: Commits suicide by taking an overdose of pills. (Thanks to Robert)

Monolith (1993) [Villano]: Killed (though I don't know the details). (Thanks to ND)

Contact (1997) [S.R. Hadden]: Dies (off-screen) of cancer; his body is shown afterwards being covered with a sheet. (Thanks to HL)

You're Dead... (1999) [Maitland]: Killed (though I don't know the details). (Thanks to ND)

Lost Souls (2000) [Father Lareaux]: Dies after the evil spirit is exorcised from his body. (Thanks to ND)

Hellboy (2004) [Trevor 'Broom' Bruttenholm]: Stabbed to death by Ladislav Beran. (Thanks to Robert)

The Proposition (2005) [Jellon Lamb]: Shot in the head by Guy Pearce, to finish him off after John had been shot in the stomach and stabbed in the chest by Danny Huston. (Thanks to ND)

V for Vendetta (2005) [Chancellor Adam Sutler]: Shot in the head by Tim Pigott-Smith in the subway station. (Thanks to Fortza and Patrick)
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