|Royal Dano (1922 - 1994)|
|Johnny Guitar (1954) [Corey]: Stabbed in the back by Ernest Borgnine while sitting on his bunk in the cabin.
Man of the West (1958) [Trout]: Shot in the chest by Gary Cooper, after Royal shoots Tina Menard. (Thanks to Gordon)
Saddle the Wind (1958) [Clay Ellison]: Shot to death by John Cassavetes. (Thanks to Gordon and Brian)
Posse from Hell (1961) [Uncle Billy]: Shot in the back (off-camera) by either Charles Horvath or Vic Morrow; we hear the shots from off-screen, and his body is shown afterwards when he falls through the doorway. (Thanks to Brian)
The Dangerous Days of Kiowa Jones (1966) [Otto]: Shot to death by Robert Horton as Royal is trying to kill Sal Mineo. (Thanks to Gordon)
Gunsmoke: Vengeance Part 2 (1967) [Rory Luken]: Shot in the back, along with Victor French, by James Anderson. (Thanks to Stephen)
Messiah of Evil (Dead People; Revenge of the Screaming Dead; The Second Coming) (1973) [Joseph Long]: Burned to death when his daughter (Marianna Hill) sets fire to him, after he becomes one of the cannibal drones. (Thanks to K)
Drum (1976) [Zeke Montgomery]: Slashed to death with sickles by Yaphet Kotto and several other slaves during the uprising on Warren Oates' plantation. (Thanks to Bill)
The Killer Inside Me (1976) [Father]: Dies (off-screen), presumably of natural causes, some time before the story takes place; he only appears in Stacy Keach's flashbacks/hallucinations.
Teachers (1984) [Ditto Stiles]: Dies of a heart attack while sitting at his desk in the classroom, without his students even noticing. (Thanks to Adrian)
Red-Headed Stranger (1986) [Larn Claver]: Shot to death in a shoot-out with Willie Nelson and R.G. Armstrong. (It's been some time since I've seen this movie, so my memory is vague on the details.)
Ghoulies II (1987) [Uncle Ned]: Electrocuted with a live wire by a Ghoulie. (Thanks to K)
House II: The Second Story (1987) [Gramps]: Dies (off-screen) several years before the story begins; he returns as a zombie and is finally destroyed by Dean Cleverdon. (Thanks to Kyle)
Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988) [Farmer Gene Green]: Encased in a cotton-candy cocoon by the alien clowns. His body is shown afterwards when Grant Cramer and Suzanne Snyder discover him on the alien ship. (Thanks to Kyle)