Joe Don Baker "meets his Waterloo" in The Living Daylights

Joe Don Baker (1936 - )

Film Deaths[edit | edit source]

  • Charley Varrick (Kill Charley Varrick) (1973) [Molly]: Killed in an explosion when he opens the trunk of a car in which Walter Matthau had placed both Andrew Robinson's body and a bomb. His (intact) body is shown afterwards lying on a scrap-heap.
  • The Shadow of Chikara (The Ballad of Virgil Kane; The Curse of Demon Mountain; Diamond Mountain; Shadow Mountain; Thunder Mountain; Wishbone Cutter) (1977) [Wishbone Cutter]: Shot with an arrow by Sondra Locke. (Thanks to Robert)
  • Getting Even (Hostage: Texas) (1986) [King R. Kenderson]: Killed in an explosion when Edward Albert shoots down Joe Don's helicopter.
  • The Living Daylights (1987) [Brad Whitaker]: Crushed by a statue of Duke Wellington, which Timothy Dalton has rigged as a boobytrap using an explosive trick-keychain. (The keychain is detonated when its owner gives a "wolf whistle".) NOTE: JDB returned to the 007 franchise as "Jack Wade" (Felix Leiter's successor) in the films Goldeneye (1995) and Tomorrow Never Dies (1997). (Thanks to Robert)
  • Leonard Part 6 (1987) [Nick Snyderburn]: Mauled to death by rabbits after Bill Cosby free them in revenge for attempting have him assassinated.
  • Criminal Law (1988) [Detective Messer]: Shot to death in a shoot-out with Kevin Bacon at the courthouse. (Thanks to Michael)
  • Mars Attacks! (1996) [Glenn Norris]: Killed (along with O-Lan Jones) when a giant Martian robot picks up their trailer and smashes it against another trailer.

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