Anthony Perkins in Saturday Night Live (March 13, 1976)

Anthony Perkins (1932 - 1992)

Film DeathsEdit

  • On the Beach (1959) [Lieutenant Commander Peter Holmes]: Commits suicide by taking poison, along with his wife (Donna Anderson) and child, after a nuclear war breaks out. (Thanks to Mac)
  • The Trial (1962) [Josef K.]: Executed by being thrown into a quarry with some dynamite. (Thanks to Jack)
  • The Sword And The Balance (Le glaive et la balance) (1963) [Johnny Parsons]: Killed by the kidnappers who end up escaping.
  • The Fool Killer (El Asesino de tontos; Violent Journey) (1965) [Milo Bogardus]: Commits suicide by jumping off the roof of the farmhouse, while Edward Albert, Dana Elcar and Salome Jens watch helplessly.
  • Is Paris Burning? (Paris brule-t-il?) (1966) [Sgt. Warren]: Shot, along with Skip Ward, when a German soldier opens fire on them.
  • Mahogany (1975) [Sean McAvoy]: Killed in a car crash after he deliberately drives off the road (with Diana Ross on the passenger side, who survives).
  • The Black Hole (1979) [Dr. Alex Durant]: Electrocuted when a robot throws him into an electrical panel, after stabbing him. (Thanks to Nick)
  • ffolkes (North Sea Hijack; Assault Force) (1980) [Lou Kramer]: Shot with a speargun by Roger Moore. (Thanks to Spiderman)
  • Crimes of Passion (1984) [Reverend Peter Shayne]: Stabbed in the back with a steel dildo by Kathleen Turner, while Anthony is in drag and Kathleen is dressed in Anthony's suit (creating the initial impression that Anthony killed Kathleen instead of vice versa).
  • Destroyer (The Edison Effect; Shadow of Death) (1988) [Robert Edwards]: Electrocuted after Lyle Alzado straps him into an electric chair, then throws the switch while Deborah Foreman tries to get Anthony out. (Thanks to PortsGuy)
  • Daughter Of Darkness (1990) [Anton/Prince Constantine]: Anton turns out to be Prince Constantine and he dies after saving Mia Sara by leaping at Robert Reynolds causing the both of them to fall into the inferno.

TV DeathsEdit

  • Saturday Night Live (Mar. 13, 1976) [Guest Host]: Stabbed to death when he hugs Gilda Radner while she's wearing a knife-covered dress, in a fake-movie-trailer sketch.
  • Les Miserables (1978; TV movie) [Javert]: Commits suicide by throwing himself into the river.

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