|Lionel Atwill (1885 - 1946)
Ex-Mr. Elsie Mackay (a.k.a. Poppy Wyndham) (pioneering aviatrix)
|Mystery of the Wax Museum (Wax Museum) (1933) [Ivan Igor]: Falls into a vat of molten wax in his laboratory, after being shot in the back by a policeman. (See also Vincent Price in the 1953 remake House of Wax.)
The Man Who Reclaimed His Head (1934) [Henry Dumont]: Stabbed with a bayonet by Claude Rains; Claude then decapitates Lionel (off-screen) and places his head in a satchel.
The Three Musketeers (The Singing Musketeer) (1939) [De Rochefort]: Stabbed in the stomach during a swordfight with Don Ameche.
The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942) [Dr. Bohmer]: Strangled by Lon Chaney Jr. after Lionel transplants Bela Lugosi's brain into Lon's body, and the Bela/Lon creature discovers that the transplant has left him blind.
Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1943) [Professor James Moriarty]: Falls to his death (off-camera) through a trapdoor while fleeing from Basil Rathbone; we only hear Lionel's scream and the impact of his landing. (Thanks to Stephen)
Fog Island (1945) [Alec Ritchfield]: Drowned (along with Veda Ann Borg, Jerome Cowan, and Ian Keith) when the room is flooded.
House of Dracula (1945) [Inspector Arnz]: Electrocuted when Onslow Stevens throws him against some equipment in Onslow's laboratory.
Genius at Work (1946) [Latimer Marsh a.k.a. The Cobra]: Falls to his death from the building ledge, after being shot by police in a shoot-out.