Charles Horvath (1920 - 1978)

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Stuntman

Film Deaths[edit | edit source]

  • Cave Of Outlaws (1951) [Job Delancey]: Grappling with Macdonald Carey in the cave whilst his brother James Van Horn tries to get a bead on Carey. At the last moment Carey swings Horvath round and he gets shot in the back. (Thanks to Brian).
  • The Man Behind The Gun (1953) [Buckley]: He and a companion are offered flagons of beer by Robert Cabal, as they turn away Cabal draws 2 knives and stabs them both in the back. (Thanks to Brian)
  • Vera Cruz (1954) [Reno]: Shot off his horse by a peasant soldier when they ambush the column in the narrow walled street of a village. (Thanks to Brian)
  • The Conqueror (1956) [Tartar guard]: Having killed one escaping prisoner William Conrad, he is killed in a swordfight by the second, Pedro Armendáriz. (Thanks to Brian).
  • The Gunfight At Dodge City (1959) [Sgt Ernie King]: Having accidentally shot Kasey Rogers, he is then shot dead by Joel McCrea. (Thanks to Brian)
  • Posse From Hell (1961) [Hash]: Having been shot in the neck by John Saxon, he staggers to the farmhouse, forces open a door and threatens Zohra Lampert, who guns him down. (Thanks to Brian).
  • Showdown (1963) [Hebron]: Searching through the reeds on a riverbank looking to kill Audie Murphy, who is hiding in the water, he is killed when Murphy gets a clear shot at him. (Thanks to Brian).
  • Bullet For A Badman (1964) [Apache brave]: Throws his spear at Audie Murphy during the shootout in the canyon, misses, and after they fight Murphy picks it up stabs him in the chest. (Thanks to Brian).

TV Deaths[edit | edit source]

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