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Charles S. Dutton in Secret Window

Charles S. Dutton (1951 - )

Ex-convict turned actor

Film Deaths[]

  • Q&A (1990) [Detective Sam 'Chappie' Chapman]: Shot to death in a shoot-out with Nick Nolte (although he is still alive as the film ends, it's revealed in discussion with Timothy Hutton that he is in a critically condition, unlikely to survive).
  • Alien 3 (1992) [Leonard Dillon]: Killed by the aliens just before his crew pours boiling mercury on them.
  • A Low Down Dirty Shame (Mister Cool) (1994) [Rothmiller]: Shot to death by Salli Richardson.
  • Surviving the Game (1994) [Walter Cole]: Strangled by Rutger Hauer (who places his fingers at pressure points on Charles' throat) as a mercy killing...after Charles's legs are blown off when his ATV, boobytrapped by Ice-T, explodes from under him.
  • Mimic (1997) [Leonard]: Killed by one of the Judas breed mutant giant insects, after he shoots it repeatedly, causing it to fall down onto him, impaling and crushing him (after Charles sacrifices himself to lure the Judas breed away from Jeremy Northam, so Northam can destroy their nest).
  • Gothika (2003) [Dr. Douglas Grey]: Hacked to death with an axe by Halle Berry (while she's possessed by Kathleen Mackey's ghost), shown in ghostly flashback as Halle is made to remember what happened.
  • Secret Window (2004) [Ken Karsch]: Throat slashed with a hatchet by Johnny Depp (while Johnny is in his alternate personality) in the back seat of a car; his body is shown afterwards when Johnny "discovers" him (having no memory of the murder), and the murder is shown in flashback later on (his body is later seen when Johnny sends the vehicle, containing him off a ravine into a lake).
  • The Express: The Ernie Davis Story (2008) [Willie "Pops" Davis]: Dies (off-screen) of unknown causes. We learn of his death when Rob Brown gets the news and his funeral is later shown.
  • Legion (2010) [Percy Walker]: Burned to death while shielding Kate Walsh from Jon Tenney after he explodes into a blast of acid.
  • The Monkey's Paw (2013) [Detective Margolis]: To be added

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