Mickey Rourke in 'Fade to Black'
Mickey Rourke (1952 - )
Ex-Mr. Debra Feuer
Ex-Mr. Carre Otis
Act of Love (1980) [Joseph Cybulkowski]: Shot to death by his brother (Ron Howard), as a mercy killing after Mickey had been paralyzed in a motorcycle accident. (Thanks to Vlabor)

Fade to Black (1980) [Richie]: Shot in the chest by Dennis Christopher in an alley behind an amusement park.

Heaven's Gate (1980) [Nick Ray]: Shot to death by Sam Waterston and Sam's men during an ambush on the burning cabin. (Thanks to Robert and Vlabor)

Rumble Fish (1983) [The Motorcycle Boy]: Shot to death by police. (Thanks to Fred)

A Prayer for the Dying (1987) [Martin Fallon]: Falls to his death when Alan Bates pushes him from a building site. (Thanks to Fred, Sean and Vlabor)

Johnny Handsome (1989) [John Sedley]: Shot in the chest in a shoot-out with Ellen Barkin and Lance Henriksen in an alley; he dies shortly afterwards while talking to Elizabeth McGovern as she kneels by his side. (Thanks to Robert)

Desperate Hours (1990) [Michael Bosworth]: Shot to death by a SWAT team after he pulls his gun on them. (See also Humphrey Bogart in the 1955 version.) (Thanks to Robert)

White Sands (1992) [Gorman Lennox]: Shot to death by Samuel L. Jackson. (Thanks to Fred)

Bullet (1996) [Butch]: Killed by Tupac Shakur. (Thanks to Gary)

Double Team (The Colony) (1997) [Stavros]: Killed in an explosion after stepping on a land mine. (Thanks to Robert)

Thursday (1998) [Kasarov]: Shot to death (off-screen) by gang members when they come looking for their money; the scene fades from a close-up of Mickey's face to a white screen as we hear a shot.

Shergar (1999) [Gavin O'Rourke]: Shot to death by SAS soldiers after he pulls a gun on them. (Thanks to Matthew, Jack and Vlabor)

Get Carter (2000) [Cyrus Paice]: Beaten to death by Sylvester Stallone. (Thanks to Robert)

Picture Claire (2001) [Eddie]: Garroted by Gina Gershon while sitting in a restaurant booth. (Thanks to Superid)

Spun (2002) [The Cook]: Killed in an explosion while making crystal meth in his trailer. (Thanks to Fred)

Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003) [Billy]: Shot in the back by Willem Dafoe during a big shoot-out in the President's mansion. (Thanks to Gary)

Man on Fire (2004) [Jordan]: Decapitated (off-screen) with a katana by Marc Anthony; his body is shown afterwards floating in a swimming pool when Denzel Washington discovers him. (Thanks to Gary, Robert and Ernesto)

Domino (2005) [Ed Moseby]: Shot in the chest during a big shoot-out. (Thanks to Arben)

Sin City (2005) [Marv]: Executed in the electric chair; he survives the first jolt, but dies after the second. (Thanks to Alex, Gary, Robert and Michael)

Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker (Stormbreaker) (2006) [Darrius Sayle]: Shot repeatedly by Damian Lewis while Damian is hanging from a helicopter ladder, just as Mickey is about to shoot Alex Pettyfer and Sarah Bolger. Mickey then falls from the roof of the skyscraper. (Thanks to ND)

Killshot (2008) [Armand 'Blackbird' Degas]: Simultaneously shot in the chest and stomach by Thomas Jane and Diane Lane. (Thanks to Arben and ND)

The Wrestler (2008) [Randy 'The Ram' Robinson]: Dies of a heart attack during a wrestling match. The movie ends with Mickey launching himself from the ropes, so his death isn't actually shown, but is strongly implied by the chest pains he'd started experiencing during the match (as well as his doctor's previous warning to stop wrestling). (Thanks to Adam, Boss, and Tommy)

Iron Man 2 (2010) [Ivan Vanko]: Commits suicide by detonating the self-destruct system in his armor, in an attempt to kill Robert Downey Jr. and Don Cheadle in the resulting explosion. (Thanks to Vegeta, Tommy, and ND)

Passion Play (2010) [Nate Poole]: Shot to death (off-screen) by one of Bill Murray's thugs. Although he is seemingly rescued just before being shot, at the end of the movie he sees his own dead body, revealing that everything after his "rescue" had been his dying dream. (Thanks to Tommy)

Immortals (2011) [Hyperion]: Stabbed in the neck by Henry Cavill at the end of a fight. (Thanks to Tommy and ND)

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