Robert Mitchum (1917 - 1997)
Brother of
John Mitchum and Julie Mitchum
Father of
James Mitchum and Christopher Mitchum
Grandfather of
Bentley Mitchum and Carrie Mitchum
Colt Comrades (1943) [Dirk Mason]: Shot in the stomach by Douglas Fowley, after Robert grabs Russell Simpson's gun.

Cry Havoc (1943) [Wounded Soldier]: Fatally injured (off-screen) in an air raid bombing; he dies shortly afterwards in Ella Raines' arms. (Thanks to Brian)

Riders of the Deadline (1943) [Nick Drago]: Shot to death by the Rangers just as Robert is about to shoot William 'Hopalong Cassidy' Boyd.

Story of G.I. Joe (Ernie Pyle's Story of G.I. Joe; War Correspondent) (1945) [Captain Bill Walker]: Killed (off-screen) in combat; his body is shown afterwards after being brought back to the camp.

Out of the Past (Build My Gallows High) (1947) [Jeff Bailey a.k.a. Jeff Markham]: Shot in the stomach by Jane Greer while he's driving her towards a police blockade. (Thanks to Kelly and Mark)

Angel Face (1952) [Frank Jessup]: Killed in a car crash, along with Jean Simmons, when Jean deliberately sends the car over a cliff. (Thanks to Dick Hertz)

Track of the Cat
(1954) [Curt Bridges]: Falls over a cliff while running away from the panther in the mountains.

The Night of the Hunter (1955) [Harry Powell]: Executed by hanging (off-screen). (Thanks to Mark)

Thunder Road (1958) [Lucas Doolin]: Killed in a car crash when he loses control and drives into a building while being chased by police.

What a Way to Go! (1964) [Rod Anderson Jr.]: Kicked by a bull when he mistakes it for the cow and attempts to milk it; he (or, rather, an obvious dummy) is sent flying through the barn wall, through the air and into the trees. (Played for comic effect.) (Thanks to Mac)

Secret Ceremony (1968) [Albert]: Stabbed to death by Elizabeth Taylor at Mia Farrow's funeral.

The Friends of Eddie Coyle (1973) [Eddie Coyle]: Shot to death by Peter Boyle while Robert is sitting in a car. (Thanks to Matt)
Robert Mitchum in 'The Story of G.I. Joe'
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