|Pete Postlethwaite (1946 - 2011)|
|Hamlet (1990) [Player King]: "Dies" in a play-within-the-play sequence when another actor pours poison in his ear, while Mel Gibson watches Alan Bates' reaction.
Alien3 (1992) [David]: Killed by an alien in the tunnels. (Thanks to Munoz)
The Last of the Mohicans (1992) [Captain Beams]: Stabbed to death by a Huron warrior during a battle, while trying to help Madeleine Stowe and Jodhi May run to safety.
In the Name of the Father (1993) [Giuseppe Conlon]: Dies of cardiopulmonary edema in prison, with his son (Daniel Day-Lewis) by his side. (Thanks to A)
Sharpe's Enemy (1994) [Obadiah Hakeswill]: Executed by a firing squad, as Sean Bean looks on. (Thanks to Gordon)
Suite 16 (1995) [Glover]: Head smashed through a window during a fight with Antonie Kamerling, after Pete kills Geraldine Pailhas.
When the Sky Falls (2000) [Martin Shaughnessy]: Shot in the chest by a hitman in his apartment; his body then falls through the window and onto a parked car below.
Aeon Flux (2005) [Keeper]: Killed in an explosion when Charlize Theron blows up the airborne laboratory.
The Omen (2006) [Father Brennan]: Impaled by a lightning rod (and slashed by falling glass) that falls from the church building. (See also Patrick Troughton in the 1976 original.)
Solomon Kane (2009) [William Crowthorn]: Stabbed repeatedly during a sword battle with Samuel Roukin's followers; he dies in Alice Krige's arms while talking to James Purefoy. (Thanks to ND)
Clash of the Titans (2010) [Spyros]: Drowned, along with Elizabeth McGovern and Sinead Michael, after Ralph Fiennes uses his godly powers to sink their fishing boat, as Sam Worthington attempts to save them. (Thanks to Binky and Tommy)
Inception (2010) [Maurice Fischer]: Dies (off-screen) of an unspecified illness; his death is confirmed when Ken Watanabe informs Leonardo DiCaprio and Ellen Page. He is shown on his deathbed in a dream reality experienced by his son (Cillian Murphy). (Thanks to Tommy)
The Town (2010) [Fergus 'Fergie' Colm]: Shot in the chest and crotch in a shoot-out with Ben Affleck in Pete's flower shop. (Thanks to Tommy, JOK, and ND)