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David Opatoshu (foreground) with Frank Michael Liu (background) in Forced Vengeance

David Opatoshu (1918 - 1996)

Film Deaths[]

  • Exodus (1960) [Akiva Ben Canaan]: Fatally shot in the back on the rear seat of a car when George Maharis drives him and Paul Newman through a British Army checkpoint and the soldiers open fire. (Thanks to Brian)
  • Guns Of Darkness (1962) [Rivera]: A deposed President, he is badly shot offscreen during the coup and dies a couple of days later in a hospital over the border after a gruelling trip, often on foot, with David Niven and Leslie Caron.(Thanks to Brian)
  • Forced Vengeance (1982) [Sam Paschal]: Shot to death, along with his son (Frank Michael Liu) by Michael Cavanaugh's thugs.

TV Deaths[]

Notable Connections[]

  • Son of Joseph Opatoshu (author)
  • Father of Danny Opatoshu (screenwriter)