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Jeremy Slate (foreground) with John Wayne and Dennis Hopper in True Grit

Jeremy Slate (1926 - 2006)

Film Deaths[]

  • The Sons of Katie Elder (1965) [Deputy Sherriff Ben Latta]: Shot to death in a shootout with James Gregory's men.
  • The Born Losers (1967) [Danny Carmody]: Shot in the head by Tom Laughlin.
  • The Hooked Generation (1968) [Daisy]: Stabbed in the neck with a hypodermic needle by Steve Alaimo.
  • The Mini-Skirt Mob (1968) [Lon]: Killed in a motorcycle crash when he goes over an embankment while trying to run down Ross Hagen and Sherry Jackson.
  • Hell's Angels '69 (1969) [Wes]: Dies of thirst (off-screen), along with Conny Van Dyke, after the other motorcycle gang members strand them in the desert without fuel or water.
  • True Grit (1969) [Emmett Quincy]: Shot in the chest by John Wayne, after Jeremy stabs Dennis Hopper. His body is shown again after John brings the bodies back to town for the reward.
  • The Lawnmower Man (1992) [Father Francis McKeen]: Burned to death by Jeff Fahey's powers.

TV Deaths[]

  • One Step Beyond: The Explorer (1960) [Eric Borgner]: Dies (off-screen) of dehydration in his bed after his astral projection goes into the desert in order to save Gregory Morton's expedition.
  • Have Gun Will Travel: El Paso Tage (1961) [Frank DeWitt]: Shot to death (offscreen) by Buddy Ebsen, we hear the shot and his body is later seen lying dead on the street afterwards.
  • Combat!: The Mockingbird (1966) [Lt. Asher]: As a German impersonating an American soldier he is shot to death by Walter Alzmann as they were negotiating when Rick Jason, Jack Hogan and Pierre Jalbert open fire on them.
  • Gunsmoke: Waste (1971) [Ben Rodman]: Shot twice in the chest by James Arness in the final confrontation in the abandoned fort. (Thanks to Brian)

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