Thomas Rosales Jr. in RoboCop 2

Thomas Rosales Jr. (1948 - )

Film Deaths

  • The Running Man (1987) [Chico]: Head explodes when his explosive collar goes off after he crosses the labor camp's perimeter (thinking it has been deactivated) while the other prisoners try to warn him.
  • A Low Down Dirty Shame (1994) [Hood that fails Mendoza]: Throat slashed with a antique dagger by Andrew Divoff as Charles S. Dutton looks on in shock.
  • The Hard Truth (1994) [Man at Subway]: Shot repeatedly by Charlie Brewer through his guitar after Thomas attacks Michael Rooker, mistaking him for a criminal.
  • Tremors II: Aftershocks (1996) [Oil Worker]: Eaten by a graboid.
  • Executive Target (Video, 1997) [Stunts]: Plays one of several prisoners killed in the prison bus crash when some of Angie Everhart and Keith David's men crash their truck into it.
  • U.S. Marshals (1998) [727 Prisoner]: Killed during the plane crash/drowned when the crashed plane rolls over into the swamp/buoy.
  • The Pandora Project (1998) [Stenwick's henchman]: Shot to death along with Jeff Cadiente and the other henchmen after their leader (Robert Hegyes) threatens Richard Tyson and Tyson’s army goons come by and mow all of those in opposition down.
  • The Base (Video, 1999) [Driver]: Killed during a shootout with the renegade soldiers.
  • Shadow Hours (2000) [The Downey Destroyer]: Punched and beaten to death in a pit fight.
  • Collateral (2004) [Ramone]: Shot repeatedly in the stomach and chest by Tom Cruise, causing him to fall out of his apartment window onto Jamie Foxx’s cab. His body is later seen when Tom makes Jamie put him in the trunk.
  • Act of Valor (2012) [Cristo's RHM]: Killed in a fight (bludgeoned then shot or stabbed repeatedly) with one of the Navy Seals.
  • Casa de mi Padre (2012) [Friend George]: Killed in a shootout with Gael García Bernal’s hit squad during a wedding massacre. (Played for comic effect.)

TV Deaths

  • Extreme Justice (1993 TV movie) [Chavez]: Shot to death by Scott Glenn as Thomas is holding a girl in front of him as Lou Diamond Phillips attempts to get Thomas to surrender.
  • NCIS: Life Before His Eyes (2003) [Pedro Hernandez]: Appears as a ghost version of the character who sits with Mark Harmon at a diner in a fantasy dream sequence as Harmon remember killing Rosales in order to avenge the deaths of his wife and daughter by Rosales. (Please note that for Rosale's character's earlier appearance from the earlier seasons, Rosales was likely played by a different actor or stunt performer)


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