Denver Pyle before his death in The Alamo

Denver Pyle (1920 - 1997) 

Film DeathsEdit

  • Seventh Cavalry (1956) [Trooper Dixon]: Shot dead by Jay C. Flippen just as he is about to stab the sleeping Randolph Scott. (Thanks to Brian
  • The Left Handed Gun (1958) [Ollinger]: Shot with a shotgun by Paul Newman.  
  • The Alamo (1960) [Thimblerig the Gambler]: Killed during the final battle in an explosion; we last see Denver lying mortally wounded amidst the rubble before the scene cuts away, but the implication of his death is obvious.
  • Gunpoint (1966) [Cap] Trampled to death by a herd of wild horses stampeded by Morgan Woodward's gang. (Thanks to Brian)
  • Bandolero! (1968) [Muncie Carter]: Gunned down by the Apaches in the big shootout. (Thanks to Brian)

TV DeathsEdit

  • Cimarron Strip: The Last Wolf (1967) [Charley Austin]: He pushes open the saloon swing doors and randomly shoots dead two cowboys with his buffalo gun. He turns and runs across the street but is shot a number of times in the back by other cowboys coming out of the saloon. (Thanks to Brian)