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Roy Kinnear in How I Won the War

Roy Kinnear (1934 - 1988)

Film Deaths[]

  • The Deadly Affair (1967) [Adam Scarr]: Punched viciously in the face by Les White causing him to fall down the iron staircase outside his riverside office. Les then picks him up and throws him off the landing on to the mudflat.
  • How I Won the War (1967) [Clapper]: Stabbed in the chest with a bayonet by a German soldier. He later reappears in a scene of all the squad's casualties speaking to the camera.
  • The Hound of the Baskervilles (1978) [Selden the Axe Murderer]: Falls to his death while fleeing from the hound on the moors, as Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, and Kenneth Williams look on from a distance. His identity is revealed when Peter turns over his body. (Played for comic effect.)

Television Deaths[]

Notable Connections[]


  • Died while on the set of Return of the Three Musketeers (1989), he fell from his horse and died from internal bleeding.