Robert Duvall in 'Colors'
Robert Duvall (1931 - )
Ex-Mr. Gail Youngs
Mr. Luciana Pedraza
Cimarron Strip: The Roarer (1967) [Joe Wyman]: Shot to death by Richard Boone. (Thanks to Gordon)

The Time Tunnel: Chase Through Time (1967) [Raul Nimon]: Killed (off-screen) by giant bees after being trapped in their hive at the end of a pursuit through time. (Thanks to Stephen)

True Grit (1969) [Ned Pepper]: Shot to death by Glen Campbell, just as Robert is about to shoot John Wayne. Shown from a distance.

Joe Kidd (1972) [Frank Harlan]: Shot in the chest in a shoot-out with Clint Eastwood. (Thanks to Stephen)

The Conversation (1974) [The Director]: Dies (off-screen) under ambiguous circumstances; a newspaper article reports his death as being the result of a car accident, though Gene Hackman suspects that he was killed by Frederic Forrest and Cindy Williams in a hotel room. (Thanks to Nilescu and Susan)

The Eagle Has Landed (1977) [Colonel Max Radl]: Executed by a firing squad. (Thanks to Gordon)

The Great Santini (1979) [Lt. Col. 'Bull' Meechum]: Killed in a plane crash. (Thanks to Chris)

Hotel Colonial
(1987) [Roberto Carrasco a.k.a. Luca Venieri]: Shot repeatedly in the chest by his brother (John Savage) in Robert's bedroom.

Colors (1988) [Officer Bob Hodges]: Shot in the lower chest by Gerardo Mejia while the police are arresting the gang; he dies shortly afterwards as Sean Penn kneels by his side. (Thanks to Holmes and ND)

Lonesome Dove (1989) [Augustus 'Gus' McCrae]: Dies of gangrene after being shot in the leg with arrows and refusing to let the doctor amputate; Tommy Lee Jones then carries his body back to Lonesome Dove. (Thanks to Rick)

The Godfather Part III (1990) [Tom Hagen]: Robert does not actually appear in this film, but is revealed to have died under unspecified circumstances in the time since The Godfather Part II. (The 2006 novel The Godfather's Revenge revealed that the character had been drowned by a former Corleone associate, but it's debatable whether this is canon to the films.) (Thanks to Adam)

Stalin (1992) [Josef Stalin]: Dies of a cerebral hemorrhage following a stroke, with his family and various military and government officials gathered by his bedside. (Thanks to Matt and Stephen)

Geronimo: An American Legend (1993) [Chief of Scouts Al Sieber]: Shot in the chest in a shoot-out in a Mexican cantina; he dies shortly afterwards after talking to Matt Damon and Jason Patric. (Thanks to Stephen)

Deep Impact (1998) [Captain Spurgeon 'Fish' Tanner]: Killed in an explosion (along with the rest of the shuttle crew) when they sacrifice themselves by piloting the shuttle into the comet to save the Earth. (Thanks to Mathew, ND and Stephen)

The Gingerbread Man (1998) [Dixon Doss]: Shot in the neck by Kenneth Branagh after Robert fires a shotgun at Kenneth. (Thanks to ND and Stephen)

The 6th Day (2000) [Dr. Griffin Weir]: Shot in the head by Tony Goldwyn after Robert threatens to expose the cloning operation. (Thanks to Mathew, Tal and ND)

Secondhand Lions (2003) [Hub]: Killed (off-screen) in a plane crash, along with Michael Caine, when they try to fly their biplane upside-down through a barn door; we only see the wreckage afterwards. (Thanks to Mathew, ND and Stephen)

Thank You for Smoking (2005) [Doak 'The Captain' Boykin]: Dies (off-screen) of a heart attack; we learn of his death afterwards when J.K. Simmons informs Aaron Eckhart. (Thanks to ND)

We Own the Night (2007) [Deputy Chief Albert 'Bert' Grusinsky]: Shot by one of Alex Veadov's thugs while the police are transporting Eva Mendes and Joaquin Phoenix; he dies shortly after crawling out of the car. (Thanks to Andrew and Eric)
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