Ethan Hawke (1970 - )
- Hamlet (2000) [Hamlet]: Shot in the stomach during a struggle with Liev Schreiber; he dies shortly after shooting Kyle MacLachlan and delivering one final speech.
- Taking Lives (2004) [Martin Asher a.k.a. James Costa]: Stabbed in the heart with a pair of scissors by Angelina Jolie.
- One Last Thing... (2005) [Earl Jameison]: Dies (off-screen) of emphysema, several years before the story begins. He only appears in a video recording he made for his son (Michael Angarano) before his own death, as an imaginary vision who appears to Michael, and finally in the afterlife after Michael's own death.
- Brooklyn's Finest (2009) [Sal]: Shot repeatedly in the back by one of Michael K. Williams' cohorts. His body appears later on when Brian F. O'Byrne discovers it.
- Sinister (2012) [Ellison Oswalt]: Decapitated by his possessed daughter (Clare Foley); the film cuts just as Foley is about to bring an axe down on Ethan's throat.
- The Purge (2013) [James Sandin]: Stabbed in the stomach by Rhys Wakefield; he dies while talking to his family.
- The Magnificent Seven (2016) [Goodnight Robicheaux]: Shot to death by round of gunfire from Peter Sarsgaard's men (along with Byung-hun Lee).
- Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017) [Jolly the Pimp]:
- 24 Hours to Live (2017) [Travis Conrad]: Shot in the chest twice by Qing Xu during a shootout. He was brought back to life as the doctors electrocute him. Later he's is temporarily clinically dead when his live span on his wrist runs out, along with being badly injured from the climatic shootout. He's soon rescued by Qing.
- Alias: Double Agent (2003) [Enzo Markovic/James Lennox]: Playing a dual Role as Dr. Enzo Markovic and CIA Agent James Lennox, Enzo is shot to death by James as Jennifer Garner watch on.
- Moby Dick (2011 TV mini-series) [Starbuck]: Drowns when the Pequod sinks after the whale rammed into it.
- Ex-Mr. Uma Thurman.