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    These Actors Cried So Realistically, We Were Genuinely Worried For Them

    "Gina Rodriguez in Jane the Virgin — her breakdown scene where she gets the call about Michael. That cry is so authentic and heartbreaking."

    All actors should know how to cry, right? But sometimes an actor's sobbing is so convincing that it just makes you think, Wow, that's some serious acting (as you begin to weep too).

    So we recently asked the BuzzFeed Community which actor has the best onscreen cry of all time, and they sent in some excellent weepers. Here are 27 of the most popular submissions.

    1. Ewan McGregor as Christian in Moulin Rouge!

    Ewan McGregor as Christian crying, holding Nicole Kidman as Satine in his arms

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    2. Olivia Colman as Sarah in Heartstopper

    Sarah tearing up looking across at Nick in Heartstopper

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    3. Sandra Oh as Cristina in Grey’s Anatomy

    Cristina holding a huge fish in Grey's Anatomy

    4. Matthew McConaughey as Cooper in Interstellar

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    5. Timothée Chalamet as Elio in Call Me by Your Name

    Elio crying by the fireplace in Call Me by Your Name

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    6. Adam Driver as Charlie in Marriage Story

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    7. Sebastian Stan as Bucky in The Falcon and the Winter Soldier

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    8. Tom Hanks as Captain Phillips in Captain Phillips

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    9. Gina Rodriguez as Jane in Jane the Virgin

    Jane falling to the floor crying and being cradled by Justin Baldoni as Rafael in Jane the Virgin

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    10. Ellen Burstyn as Sara in Requiem for a Dream

    Sara tearing up in Requiem for a Dream

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    11. Toni Collette as Muriel in Muriel’s Wedding

    Muriel weeping in Muriel's Wedding

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    12. Michael Clarke Duncan as Coffey in The Green Mile

    Coffey, back against the tree, crying in The Green Mile

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    13. Jared Padalecki as Sam and Jensen Ackles as Dean in Supernatural

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    14. Alison Brie as Ruth in Glow

    Ruth in a hospital bed shouting at Betty Gilpin as Debbie in Glow

    15. Rami Malek as Elliot in Mr. Robot

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    16. Emmy Rossum as Fiona Gallagher in Shameless (US)

    Fiona shouting in Shameless

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    17. Viola Davis as Rose in Fences

    Rose crying and snotting in Fences

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    18. Diane Keaton as Kay in The Godfather II

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    19. Elizabeth Henstridge as Simmons in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

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    20. Luke Kirby as Lenny Bruce in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

    Lenny Bruce pointing at Miriam Maisel and saying, "If you blow this, Midge, I swear" in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

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    21. Tom Hanks as Andrew in Philadelphia

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    22. Demi Moore as Molly in Ghost

    Molly with her eyes wide open and full of tears in Ghost

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    23. Will Smith as Christopher Gardner in The Pursuit of Happyness

    Christopher welling up in The Pursuit of Happyness

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    24. Rupert Grint as Ron and Oliver Phelps as George in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part II

    Ron cradling Fred's body in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part II

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    25. Danielle Brooks as Taystee in Orange Is the New Black

    Taystee crying as she speaks to the crowd in Orange Is the New Black

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    26. Miguel Ángel Silvestre as Lito in Sense8

    Lito sobbing in Sense8

    27. Anthony Hopkins as C.S. Lewis in Shadowlands

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    Note: Some submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.

    Don't forget to tell us your all-time favourite crying performances. Let us know in the comments below! Want to be featured in similar BuzzFeed posts? Make sure to follow the BuzzFeed Community on Facebook and Twitter.