|Dennis Hopper (1936 - 2010)
Ex-Mr. Brooke Hayward
Ex-Mr. Michelle Phillips
Ex-Mr. Daria Halprin
Ex-Mr. Katherine La Nasa
Mr. Victoria Duffy
|Gunfight at the OK Corral (1957) [Billy Clanton]: Shot to death by Kirk Douglas. (Thanks to Gordon)
The Twilight Zone: He's Alive (1963) [Peter Vollmer]: Shot in the stomach by a guard. The episode ends with him clutching his wound, unable to comprehend how his "invincibility" failed him; it's not confirmed whether or not the wound was fatal, but I thought I'd list it just to be safe.
Queen of Blood (Planet of Blood; Planet of Terror; Planet of Vampires; The Green Woman) (1966) [Paul Grant]: Drained of blood by Florence Marly.
Easy Rider (1969) [Billy]: Shot to death by a redneck in a pickup truck while Dennis and Peter Fonda are riding their motorcycles on the road. (Thanks to Steve)
True Grit (1969) [Moon]: Shot to death by one of his cohorts. (Thanks to Michael)
The Last Movie (Chinchero) (1971) [Kansas]: Crucified by the villagers.
Mad Dog Morgan (1976) [Daniel Morgan]: Shot to death by police and bounty hunters.
Bloodbath (Las Flores del vicio; The Sky Is Falling) (1979) [Chicken]: I vaguely recall that he was killed in this movie, though I can't remember the details.
Out of the Blue (No Looking Back) (1980) [Don Barnes]: Stabbed in the chest with scissors by his daughter (Linda Manz) in her bedroom.
The Osterman Weekend (1983) [Richard Tremayne]: Killed in an explosion (along with Chris Sarandon, Helen Shaver, and Cassie Yates) when John Hurt detonates a bomb in their RV.
Blue Velvet (1986) [Frank Booth]: Shot in the head by Kyle MacLachlan after Dennis opens the door of the closet where Kyle was hiding. (Thanks to Jamie)
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986) [Lieutenant 'Lefty' Enright]: Killed in an explosion when Jim Siedow accidentally throws a grenade at him. (Thanks to Robert)
Black Widow (1987) [Ben Dumers]: Poisoned (off-screen) by Theresa Russell; his body is not shown afterwards.
Paris Trout (1991) [Paris Trout]: Commits suicide after killing Ed Harris. (Thanks to Nilescu)
Sunset Heat (Midnight Heat) (1991) [Carl Madson]: Accidentally shot in the stomach by one of his own thugs while Dennis is struggling with Michael Pare on the beach.
Red Rock West (1993) [Lyle from Dallas]: Shot repeatedly by Lara Flynn Boyle, after Dennis frees himself from being impaled on the bayonet of a statue by Nicolas Cage. (Thanks to Stephen and Nilescu)
Super Mario Bros. (1993) [King Koopa]: Devolved into slime when Bob Hoskins and John Leguizamo turn one of his de-evolution guns on him. (Thanks to Neil)
True Romance (1993) [Clifford Worley]: Shot in the head by Christopher Walken in Dennis' trailer. (Thanks to Matt and Neil)
Speed (1994) [Howard Payne]: Decapitated when his head hits a light fixture during a struggle with Keanu Reeves on top of a speeding subway train. (Thanks to Matt, Neil and James)
Waterworld (1995) [Deacon]: Killed in an explosion when he collides with several of his henchmen's jet-skis while trying to kidnap Tina Majorino. (Thanks to Stephen and Ben)
Top of the World (Cold Cash; Showdown) (1997) [Charles Atlas]: Killed when his platform slides down the dam and crashes, after Peter Weller cuts the cable. (Thanks to ND)
EdTV (1999) [Henry 'Hank' Pekurny]: Dies of a heart attack (off-screen) while making love with Sally Kirkland; we learn of his death afterwards when Matthew McConaughey rushes to the hospital (believing that it was Martin Landau who died).
Jason and the Argonauts (2000) [Pelias]: Stabbed in the stomach when Jason London turns Dennis' own knife back on him. (Thanks to Stephen)
Luck of the Draw (2000) [Giani Ponti]: Shot to death in a big shoot-out between the Treasury agents and Ice-T's thugs. (Thanks to ND)
Ticker (2001) [Alex Swan]: Killed in an explosion when Jaime Pressly detonates a bomb in his car. (Thanks to Kyle)
24: 11:00 PM - 12:00 AM (2002) [Victor Drazen]: Shot to death by Kiefer Sutherland in a shoot-out on the docks. (Thanks to Matt, Gary, Neil and James)
The Keeper (2004) [Krebs]: Shot to death by Asia Argento in the woods. (Thanks to Debbie)
The Last Ride (2004) [Ronnie Purnell]: Killed in an explosion, along with Fred Ward, when his car blows up. (Thanks to Gary)
The Crow: Wicked Prayer (2005) [El Nino]: Stabbed to death (off-screen) by Tara Reid. (Thanks to Andrew)
Land of the Dead (2005) [Kaufman]: Killed in an explosion, along with John Leguizamo, when Eugene Clark throws a bomb at them and ignites the gasoline around them. (Thanks to Robert and ND)