|Dan Duryea (1907 - 1968)|
|Sahara (1943) [Jimmy Doyle]: Crushed to death, along with Richard Nugent, by falling rubble when the Nazis shell the fortress where Richard is treating Dan's wounds.
Ministry of Fear (1944) [Agent Cost a.k.a. Travers the Tailor]: Commits suicide by stabbing himself in the stomach with his tailor's shears, rather than be arrested as a spy. (Thanks to Brian)
The Woman in the Window (1944) [Heidt/Tim the Doorman]: "Heidt" is shot to death by police; the whole story turns out to be Edward G. Robinson's dream, and Dan turns up in reality as the doorman at Edward's club. (Thanks to Constantine)
The Great Flamarion (1945) [Al Wallace]: Deliberately shot in the chest by Erich von Stroheim during Erich's trick-shooting stage act, making it look like an accident.
Main Street After Dark (1945) [Posey Dibson]: Shot to death when the gun goes off during a struggle with Tom Trout.
Scarlet Street (1945) [Johnny Prince]: Executed (off-screen) by the electric chair, after being falsely convicted of killing Joan Bennett. We only see him being led into the chamber; the actual execution is not depicted.
Black Bart (1948) [Charles E. Boles a.k.a. Black Bart]: Shot to death, along with Jeffrey Lynn, by a posse. (This bears no resemblance to the actual historic facts of Boles' death.)
Winchester '73 (Montana Winchester) (1950) [Waco Johnnie Dean]: Shot to death in a gunfight with James Stewart. (Thanks to Gordon)
Ride Clear of Diablo (The Breckinridge Story) (1954) [Whitey Kincaid]: Shot to death in a shoot-out with Paul Birch, Jack Elam, and William Pullen, when Dan runs out of the saloon to draw their fire away from Audie Murphy. (Thanks to Brian)
Silver Lode (1954) [Ned McCarthy]: Shot in the chest with his own bullet when Dan fires at John Payne and his shot ricochets off the church bell. (Thanks to Gordon)
Night Passage (1957) [Whitey Harbin]: Shot to death by James Stewart, after Dan kills Audie Murphy. (Thanks to Brian)
The Jack Benny Program: Lunch Counter Murder (1960) [Gangster]: Shot in the chest by Jack Benny after Dan runs out of bullets while holding up Jack's diner; he launches into a lengthy, histrionic dying speech until Jack shoots him in the chest once again to shut him up. (Played for comic effect.)
Platinum High School (Rich, Young and Deadly; Trouble at Sixteen) (1960) [Major Redfern Kelly]: Killed in an explosion after Mickey Rooney douses the boat in gasoline and ignites it.
Six Black Horses (1962) [Frank Jesse]: Shot to death in a shoot-out with Audie Murphy. (Thanks to Brian)
Taggart (1964) [Jason]: Crushed to death by the stolen gold after Tony Young shoots Dan's horse out from under him.
The Bamboo Saucer (1968) [Hank Peters]: Shot to death in a shoot-out with Chinese soldiers.