Sean Penn in 'U Turn'
Sean Penn (1960 - )
Son of Leo Penn and
Eileen Ryan
Brother of
Chris Penn and Michael Penn
Robin Wright Penn
Carlito's Way (1993) [David Kleinfeld]: Shot by gangsters after he pulls out his gun (not knowing that Al Pacino had already removed the bullets).

Dead Man Walking (1995) [Matthew Poncelet]: Executed by lethal injection, while Susan Sarandon witnesses the execution.

U Turn (1997) [Bobby Cooper]: Dies of sunstroke and/or thirst after getting stranded in the desert when his car's radiator hose blows out.

The Weight of Water (2000) [Thomas Janes]: Accidentally drowned while rescuing Elizabeth Hurley after she falls overboard during a storm; his body is shown floating face-down in the water after the storm.

21 Grams (2003) [Paul Rivers]: Commits suicide by shooting himself in the chest in a hotel room, after his body starts to reject his transplanted heart; he dies in the hospital shortly afterwards. (Thanks to Emily, Gary, Nemanja, and Andrew)

The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004) [Samuel J. Bicke]: Shot to death by a guard when Sean attempts to hijack a plane. (Thanks to Vlabor and Kyle)

All the King's Men (2006) [Willie Stark]: Shot repeatedly in the chest by Mark Ruffalo. (Thanks to ND, Nilescu, and Thierry)

Milk (2008) [Harvey Milk]: Shot repeatedly by Josh Brolin in Josh's office. (Thanks to Anne, Tommy, and GI Robot)

What Just Happened (2008) [Sean Penn]: Shot to death by John Schiappa, in the film-within-the-film that Robert De Niro is producing. (Sean survives the movie in reality.) (Thanks to Tommy)
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