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Christian Slater in 3000 Miles to Graceland

Christian Slater (1969 - )

Film Deaths[]

  • Twisted (1986) [Mark Collins]: Impaled through the back when Lois Smith knocks him onto a spiked helmet; he dies shortly after going to his bedroom. (Thanks to Tommy and Jason)
  • Heathers (1989) [Jason "J.D." Dean]: Commits suicide (off-screen) by blowing himself up with a bomb strapped to his body, after Winona Ryder stops him from blowing up the school.
  • Young Guns II (1990) (Young Guns II: Blaze of Glory) [Arkansas Dave Rudabaugh]: Decapitated with a sword (off-screen) by a Mexican villager; the scene ends with the villager picking up the sword, followed by some on-screen text informing us of Christian's death. (Thanks to Julian)
  • Untamed Heart (1993) [Adam]: Dies in his sleep as a result of his heart condition when he falls asleep in the front seat of Marisa Tomei 's car as she drives him home. Marisa tries to wake Christian up and leans closer to him to listen for a  heartbeat only to realize he's dead and she cries hysterically over his body. 
  • True Romance (1993) [Clarence Worley]: Although he survives the theatrical cut, an alternate ending was filmed in which he dies of his wound after being shot in the eye by Chris Penn. (Thanks to Tommy)
  • Interview with the Vampire (1994) [Daniel Malloy]: Bitten in the throat and drained of blood by Tom Cruise; Tom offers him a choice between dying of blood loss and living on as a vampire, but the film ends before Christian decides. 
  • Very Bad Things (1998) [Robert Boyd]: He falls down backwards some steps in a staircase when Leland Orser accidentally slamed a door in his face. He dies while talking to Leland. We see him covered in his own blood after Cameron Diaz hit him repeatedly in the face with a hallstand in a previous scene.
  • Windtalker (2002) [Sgt. Ox Henderson]: Decapitated (off-camera) with a samurai sword by a Japanese soldier; the camera pans away as the soldier swings his sword. (Thanks to Vince)
  • Mindhunters (2004) [J.D. Reston]: Frozen to death with liquid nitrogen, then shattered to pieces, in a trap set up by Jonny Lee Miller. (Thanks to Germboygel and Christopher)
  • Pursued (2004) [Vincent Palmer]: Electrocuted after a fight with Gil Bellows.
  • Alone in the Dark (2005) [Edward Carnby]: Possibly killed (off-screen), along with Tara Reid, by one of the creatures; the movie cuts to black as the creature charges towards them.
  • El Gringo (2012) [Lt. West]: Shot repeatedly by Scott Adkins.
  • Assassins Run (2013) [Michael]: Shot to death with a sniper by unknown killer after talking on cellphone.
  • The Power of Few (2013) [Clyde]: Killed (Along with Q'orianka Kilcher) in a car crash.
  • Way of the Wicked (2014) [Father Henry]: Strangled with his own crucifix necklace by Emily Tennant using her supernatural powers. His body is seen again when Vinnie Jones discovers it.
  • King Cobra (2016) [Stephen]: Throat slashed, then repeatedly stabbed to death, by Keegan Allen, while the two are negotiating terms over working with Garrett Clayton. His death is reported on the news the next day.

Television Deaths[]

  • Saturday Night Live (Oct. 30, 1993) [Owner/Various]: In the "Headline Store" sketch, the "Owner" is shot off-screen by Chris Farley; his death is revealed in the headlines. (Played for comic effect.)
  • Robot Chicken: Saving Private Gigli (2011; animated) [Composite Santa Claus/Ted/Head Frat]: "Composite Santa Claus" is shot to death in a battle (with the snowman half of his body melting when he falls back into the water). "Ted" falls to his death after fighting with another man (voiced by Seth Green) while skydiving. "Head Frat" is beaten to death with a severed leg by He-Man (voiced by Patrick Pinney). (All played for comic effect.) (Thanks to Tommy)
  • The Lion Guard: Battle for the Pride Lands (2019) [Ushari]: Providing the voice of a cobra, he falls into the lava when he tried to attack Kion (Max Charles) only to be ambushed by Bunga (Joshua Rush), and Ono (Atticus Shaffer) rescued Bunga from falling into the lava as well.

Notable Connections[]

  • Son of Mary Jo Slater (casting director) and Michael Hawkins