|Toshiro Mifune (1920 - 1997)|
|The Seven Samurai (Shichinin no samurai; The Magnificent Seven) (1954) [Kikuchiyo]: Shot to death by Shinpei Takagi. (Thanks to Betty)
Throne of Blood (Kumonosu jo; Spider's Web Castle) (1957) [Taketori Washizu]: Shot repeatedly with arrows (culminating with a shot through his neck) by an army of samurai.
Hell in the Pacific (1968) [Captain Tsuruhiko Kuroda]: Killed in an explosion, along with Lee Marvin, when the abandoned boat they've discovered blows up. (Thanks to Zoran)