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John Pickard (foreground) in True Grit

John Pickard (1913 - 1993)

Film Deaths[]

  • Fighting Man Of The Plains (1949) [Bill]: Shot out of picture by Bill Williams; we hear the shot. (Thanks to Brian)
  • Arrowhead (1953) [John Gunther]: Shot in cold blood in his office by Apache Chief Jack Palance, who has come to hate that they are childhood blood brothers. (Thanks to Brian)
  • Massacre Canyon (1954) [Lieutenant Ridgeford]: He and his rendezvous detail are slaughtered offscreen by the renegade Apaches. The bodies are discovered when Douglas Kennedy's party get to the rendezvous. (Thanks to Brian)
  • Gunpoint (1955) [Alvin Dennis]: Shot in the back with a pistol by Fred MacMurray as he rides out of town after robbing the bank. This shot stops him and he is finished off with a rifle shot by Frank Ferguson. (Thanks to Brian)

TV Deaths[]

  • Gunsmoke: Milligan (1972) [Bob Power]: A bank robber, he is shot in the bank by Ken Curtis as he rides out of town and dies a little later in an isolated cabin as Joseph Campanella tends to him. (Thanks to Brian)
  • Kojak: Requiem For A Cop (1973) [Tom Donnelly]: Shot off-camera by Max Kleven. We see him drive up to his killer before the scene cuts away and we hear the shots. (Thanks to Brian)