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Paul E. Burns (with Bob Hope) in Son of Paleface

Paul E. Burns (1881 - 1967)

Film Deaths[]

  • The Mummy's Tomb (1942) [Jim, the Caretaker] Died of fright in the hospital off screen from seeing Lon Chaney Jr., his death was revealed in a newspaper.
  • Mysterious Intruder (1946) [Edward Stillwell]: Stabbed in the back (off-camera) by Mike Mazurki in Paul’s pawnshop, while Helen Mowery looks on in horror; we only see Mike bringing the knife down, followed by Helen’s reaction.
  • Relentless (1948) [Len Briggs}: Shot out of picture with his partner Hank Patterson after they enter their cabin and we see through the window as Frank Fenton and Barton MacLane open fire to steal the map to their gold claim. (Thanks to Brian)
  • Son of Paleface (1952) [Ebenezer Hawkins]: Shot in the head (off-screen) by Bill Williams; his body is shown afterwards when Bob Hope discovers him.