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Kathleen Turner in Prizzi's Honor

Kathleen Turner (1954 - )

Film Deaths[]

  • The Man with Two Brains (1983) [Dolores Benedict Hfuhruhurr]: Given a lethal injection of window-cleaning fluid (off-screen) by Merv Griffin in an elevator. Her body is shown afterwards when Steve Martin discovers Merv standing over her, followed by a lengthy sequence of Steve carrying her body to David Warner's laboratory so he can bring her back to life (with Sissy Spacek's brain).
  • Prizzi's Honor (1985) [Irene Walker Partanna]: Impaled in the throat when Jack Nicholson throws a knife at her, while she's shooting at him.
  • The War of the Roses (1989) [Barbara Rose]: Killed (along with Michael Douglas) when the chandelier they're both hanging from crashes to the floor.
  • Monster House (2006; animated) [Constance]: Buried alive in wet cement when she falls into the foundation of the house after some teenagers throw rocks and eggs at her as her husband (voiced by Steve Buscemi) looks on in horror, in a flashback sequence; her ghost transforms the house into a living entity throughout the movie, and her skeleton is shown when the kids discover it (she later appears as a spirit to her husband when the house is destroyed with a bomb by the kids before moving onto the afterlife). (Thanks to ND)

Television Deaths[]

  • The Kominsky Method (2021) [Dr. Roz Volander]: Dies (offscreen) in the hospital after a long battle with leukemia. We learn of her death when her ex-husband, Sandy Kominsky (Michael Douglas) arrives at her hospital room to find her bed emptied and cleaned and their tearful daughter Mindy (Sarah Baker) sitting beside the emptied bed.