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Clifton Collins Jr. in Traffic

Clifton Collins Jr. (1970 - )

Film Deaths[]

  • Fortress (1992) [Nino Gomez]: Run over by a computer-controlled truck, after pushing Christopher Lambert out of the way.
  • Dead Presidents (1995) [Private Betancourt]: Killed by stepping on a land mine in a jungle ambush.
  • One Tough Bastard (One Man's Justice) (1995) [Jarhead #2]: Shot to death in a shoot-out with Bruce Payne.
  • One Eight Seven (187) (1997) [Cesar "Kartoon" Sanchez]: Commits suicide by shooting himself in the head, after Samuel L. Jackson takes Clifton's turn in the gang's game of Russian Roulette and shoots himself. His body is shown again afterwards in the morgue beside Samuel's body.
  • Traffic (2000) [Francisco "Frankie Flowers" Flores]: Shot repeatedly in the chest and stomach by Don Cheadle (having been shot with a sniper rifle by Benjamin Bratt's cohorts), after Clifton plants a bomb in Miguel Ferrer's car (then pulls a gun while creeping up on Miguel who decides to use a different vehicle).
  • The Last Castle (2001) [Corporal Ramon Aguilar]: Shot in the head with a rubber bullet by David Alford
  • Road Dogz (2002) [Arturo]: Shot to death by Lobo Sebastian in the streets while Jacob Vargas and Greg Serano watch in horror and Emilio Rivera comes to save them by shooting Lobo.
  • Mindhunters (2004) [Vince Sherman]: Killed when his gun explodes in his face, after Jonny Lee Miller had rigged the gun to backfire. (Thanks to Germboygel, Dodgemyster, Matt, and ND)
  • Capote (2005) [Perry Smith]: Executed by hanging, as Philip Seymour Hoffman looks on. (Thanks to ND and Tommy)
  • Dirty (2005) [Officer Armando Sancho]: Shot in the head by Robert LaSardo as Cuba Gooding, Jr. looks on in shock. He later appears as a ghost to Cuba moments before his death.
  • Crank: High Voltage (2009) [Jesus "El Huron" Verona]: Beaten to death by Jason Statham to finish him off after being bludgeoned by Efren Ramirez.
  • Star Trek (2009) [Ayel]: Shot in the chest with his own disruptor gun at the end of a struggle with Chris Pine, and then falls off a platform.
  • Parker (2013) [Ross]: Stabbed in the neck with a flick-knife at the end of a fight with Jason Statham.
  • Transcendence (2014) [Martin]: Killed in a fight/shootout.
  • Stung (2015) [Sydney]: Impaled though the back with a hedge trimmer by Jessica Cook while attempting to make Matt O'Leary eat an insect.
  • Man Down (2015) [Charles]: Shot to death by Shia LaBeouf (though in Shia's deranged mind we first saw the dead Jai Courtney shoot Clifton which wasn't real).
  • Triple 9 (2016) [ Detective Franco Rodriguez]: Shot in the head by Woody Harrelson (while Clifton shoots Woody in return) in a shootout in Clifton's car after Woody waits in the back seat for him to return.
  • Breaking News in Yuba County (2021) [Ray]: Stabbed to death by Samira Wiley.
  • The Bricklayer (2024):

Television Deaths[]

  • Alias: Prelude (2003) [Javier Parez]: Hanged with a bedsheets by Victor Garber in his prison cell and make as a staged suicide.
  • Fear Itself: Family Man (2008) [Richard 'Family Man' Brautigan]: Dies after being shot by cops, he later comes back to life after switching souls with Colin Ferguson and dies once again when he returns to his own body after Colin (in Clifton’s body) has been shot repeatedly by Michael St John Smith (at the end of a struggle in which both have been stabbed repeatedly and bludgeoned). His body is later seen when Colin revives (having returned to his own body).
  • CSI: NY: Life Sentence (2011) [Raymond Harris]: Shot dead by Gary Sinise in the final standoff.
  • The Event: Face Off (2011) [Thomas]: Killed in an explosion, along with Necar Zadegan and several others, when an Air Force jet launches a missile at their bus.
  • The Stand: The Vigil (2021) [Bobby Terry]: Disemboweled and throat torn out by Alexander Skarsgård for killing Gabrielle Rose instead of capturing her. (See also Sam Raimi in the 1994 version.)


Noteworthy Connections[]

  • Grandson of Pedro Gonzalez Gonzalez