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Javier Bardem in Goya's Ghosts

Javier Bardem (1969 - )

Film Deaths[]

  • Dance with the Devil (Perdita Durango) (1997) [Romeo Dolorosa]: Shot in the back by Carlos Bardem, just after Rosie Perez runs into the room. His body is shown again after Alex Cox and James Gandolfini arrive at the scene.
  • Before Night Falls (2000) [Reinaldo Arenas]: Commits suicide (off-screen) by asphyxiating himself with a plastic bag over his head as a mercy killing/assisted suicide, after Javier takes an overdose of drugs and alcohol.
  • The Sea Inside (Mar adentro) (2004) [Ramon Sampedro]: Commits suicide by drinking poison.
  • Goya's Ghosts (2006) [Brother Lorenzo]: Executed by the garrote. His body is shown again afterwards, being taken away on a cart as Natalie Portman walks alongside it.
  • Biutiful (2010) [Uxbal]: Dies of prostate cancer; the movie transitions from a scene of Javier lying in bed talking to his daughter (Hanaa Bouchaib) to a scene of Javier in the afterlife being reunited with his father.
  • Skyfall (2012) [Tiago Rodriguez/Raoul Silva]: Stabbed in the back when Daniel Craig throws a combat knife at him, while Javier is trying to force Judi Dench to shoot both him and herself. (On top of previously surviving the helicopter explosion next to him)
  • The Counselor (The Counsellor) (2013) [Reiner]: Accidentally shot in the head (on top of being shot in the rear) by Mexican cartel members sent to abduct him as he tries to escape; his body is then plundered by local children who watched the event.
  • Automat (2014) [Blue Robot]: Shot to death by Tim McInnerny and his men after speaking to Tim for a bit.
  • The Gunman (2015) [Felix]: Commits suicide by letting himself be shot in the back of the head with a sniper by Peter Franzen while Jasime Trinca and Sean Penn looks in shock.
  • The Last Face (2016) [Miguel Leon]: Shot to death (off-screen) by Africa soldiers. We learn of his death when Charlize Theron gets informed of the shooting which he was one of the victims.
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge) (2017) [Captain Armando Salazar]: (1) Dies in an explosion when his ship crashes in a cursed cave after being tricked into going into it by Anthony De La Torre; the cave's supernatural power brings him back as cursed ghost. (2) Having reverted back to human form when the curse is broken, Javier falls to his death from an anchor, hitting the anchor face first, after being stabbed in the back by Geoffrey Rush with a sword.
  • Loving Pablo (2018) [Pablo Escobar]: Machine gunned to death by police while sitting on a window sill and shooting at them.
  • The Little Mermaid (2023) [King Triton]: Turned to dust after making a deal with Melissa McCarthy. He is resurrected after Halle Bailey kills Melissa.


Notable Connections[]

  • Grandson of Rafael Bardem
  • Son of Pilar Bardem
  • Nephew of Juan Antonio Bardem (director)
  • Brother of Carlos Bardem and Mónica Bardem
  • Mr. Penélope Cruz