Stephen Rea in 'The Life Before This'
Stephen Rea (1946 - )
The Company of Wolves (1984) [The Groom]: Decapitated with an axe while in his werewolf form; his severed head transforms back into its human form afterwards. (Thanks to Lauren)

Interview with the Vampire (1994) [Santiago]: Bisected diagonally across the torso with a scythe by Brad Pitt. (Thanks to Lauren)

Crime of the Century (1996) [Bruno Richard Hauptmann]: Executed by the electric chair. (Thanks to Lauren)

Michael Collins (1996) [Ned Broy]: Tortured and killed by British secret service officers. (This bears no resemblance to the actual historic facts of Ned Broy's life.) (Thanks to Lauren)

The Break (A Further Gesture) (1997) [Sean Dowd]: Shot to death by FBI agents outside a bar. (Thanks to Lauren)

The Butcher Boy (1997) [Da Brady]: Dies of alcohol-related illness in his home; his body remains there for quite some time due to his son (Eamonn Owens) refusing to inform anybody about the death. (Thanks to Lauren)

Guinevere (1999) [Connie Fitzpatrick]: Dies (off-screen) of unspecified natural causes (presumably related to his drinking or smoking). He is still alive at the end of the movie, but Sarah Polley's opening narration establishes that she's telling the story after his death. (Thanks to Tal)

The Life Before This (1999) [Brian]: Shot in the head (off-camera) in the crossfire of a shoot-out between David Hewlett and Joel Keller in a cafe; his body is shown lying on the floor afterwards. (After the opening scene, the movie "rewinds" to the start of the day, leading up to an alternate outcome; Stephen dies in both versions of the shoot-out.) (Thanks to Tal)

FearDotCom (2002) [Alistair Pratt, 'The Doctor']: Killed by a supernatural force (on top of being shot and stabbed) from the ghosts of all of his victims; his body is shown lying on his operating table afterwards. (Thanks to Lauren)

Until Death (2007) [Gabriel Callaghan]: Shot in the head in a showdown with Jean-Claude Van Damme.
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