Joseph Calleia in Sundown.

Joseph Calleia (1897 - 1975)

Film Deaths Edit

  • The Bad Man of Brimstone (1937) [Portugese Ben]: Shot to death in a big shoot-out .
  • Five Came Back (1939) [Vasquez]: Killed (off-screen) by the natives, shortly after the end of the movie. The movie ends with Joseph standing in the jungle and waiting as the native close in.
  • The Monster and the Girl (1941) [Deacon]: Mauled to death by the gorilla (Charles Gemora).
  • Sundown (1941) [Pallini]: Shot to death (off-screen) by Carl Esmond. His body is shown lying in the desert afterwards.
  • The Glass Key (1942) [Nick Varna]: Strangled to death by his own man (William Bendix). (my memory is vague as to why).
  • The Cross of Lorraine (1943) [Antonio Rodrigez]: Shot to death in a battle with German troops in the french village.
  • The Treasure of Pancho Villa (1955) [Pablo Morales]: Shot to death by Gilbert Roland. (Thanks to Brian)
  • Touch of Evil (1958) [Police Sergent Pete Menzies]: Shot by Orson Welles, He manages to shoot Orson in turn before dying. (Thanks to Mac)

TV Deaths Edit

None known.

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