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William Finley (left) with Steven Keats (right) in 'Silent Rage'

William Finley (1940 - 2012)

a.k.a. W.F. Finley

Film Deaths:[]

  • Woton's Wake (1962) [Woton]: Killed in a nuclear explosion when the military drops an atomic bomb on him to stop his rampage. (This short film, directed by Brian De Palma as a film student, is available as one of the features in the Something Weird Video compilation The Weird World of Weird Vol. 2.)
  • Sisters (Blood Sisters) (1973) [Dr. Emil Breton]: Slashed across the crotch with a scalpel by Margot Kidder, he bleeds to death after collapsing on top of her.
  • Phantom of the Paradise (1974) [Winslow Leach]: Bleeds to death when he destroys his Satanic contract with Paul Williams, causing William to lose his immortality and die of a previous self-inflicted stab wound. (Thanks to Michael, Fabio, Anton, and Keenan)
  • Eaten Alive (Death Trap; Horror HotelStarlight Slaughter) (1977) [Roy]: Eaten by the giant alligator when it lunges onto the porch and grabs him, after he's been stabbed and slashed with a scythe by Neville Brand.

TV Deaths:[]

  • None