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Broderick Crawford in All the King's Men

Broderick Crawford (1911 - 1986)

Film Deaths[]

  • Slightly Honorable (1940) [Russ Sampson]: Accidentally stabbed in the back when he falls onto his own knife during a struggle with Pat O'Brien.
  • Badlands Of Dakota (1941) [Bob Holliday]: Wounded by Frances Farmer during a bank raid, he and Lon Chaney Jr. end up shooting each other in the bank. (Thanks to Brian)
  • All the King's Men (1949) [Willie Stark]: Shot in the chest by Shepperd Strudwick outside the courthouse, he dies shortly afterwards while talking to John Ireland.
  • The Last Posse (1953) [Sheriff John Frazier]: Dies sitting in a chair in the hotel lobby a long time after being shot in the stomach by Charles Bickford in the desert. (Thanks to Brian)
  • Between Heaven and Hell (1956) [Captain 'Waco' Grimes]: Shot in the head by a Japanese sniper, after he suicidally sets himself up as a target by sitting in his jeep and waiting to be killed. (Thanks to Stephen)
  • The Decks Ran Red (1958) [Henry Scott]: Stabbed in the chest by James Mason at the end of a struggle in the ship's engine room.
  • Goliath and the Dragon (Vendetta di Ercole; Revenge of Hercules) (1960) [King Eurystheus] Falls into the snake pit when Wandisa Guida tackles him to stop him from pushing Federica Ranchi into it. (Wandisa is fatally injured in the fall, too.)
  • The Texican (1966) [Luke Starr]: Shot in the chest in a shoot-out with Audie Murphy.
  • The Vulture (1966) [Brian Stoud]: Falls to his death from a cliff after getting shot by Diane Clare and Robert Hutton.
  • The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover (1977) [J. Edgar Hoover]: Dies of a heart attack.

TV Deaths[]

  • Mayday at 40,000 Feet! (1976 TV) [Marshal Riese]: Dies of a heart attack during a struggle with Marjoe Gortner on the plane.

Notable connections[]

  • Son of Lester Crawford and Helen Broderick.
  • Ex-Mr. Kay Griffith.
  • Ex-Mr. Joan Tabor.