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    24 Devastatingly Emotional Movie Scenes That We're Still Not Over

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    This morning, @PickardJE asked Twitter users, "What scene in what film always makes you cry?"

    what scene in what film always makes you cry? mine is when the priest in Les Miserables forgives Jean Valjean for stealing his silverware and then gives him some candlesticks for good measure

    And clearly I was in the mood to cry because I've rounded up the best and most emotional responses from the thread for you all.

    TV Tokyo

    Grab some tissues — it's time to cry and reminiscence about sad movie scenes.

    1. In Up, when they go through that montage of Carl and Ellie in the first 10 minutes.

    Disney / Pixar

    Devastating cinematic perfection.


    2. In Coco, when there are flashbacks of Hector and little Mama singing "Remember Me".

    Disney / Pixar

    I think I'm a sucker for kids' films. I find it almost impossible to control myself watching Coco's dad singing "Remember Me" to her as a child, and then again when Miguel sings it to her as an old lady.


    3. In Futurama, when Fry's dog, Seymour, waits 12 years for him to return.

    20th Century Fox


    FYI, I know this isn't a movie, but it ranks highly in one of the saddest scenes ever.

    4. In It's A Wonderful Life, when George Bailey realises he's broke and clutches his child.

    Liberty Films

    Ditto when the townsfolk start pouring in money.


    5. In The Iron Giant, when he flies towards the missile at the end to save everyone.

    Warner Bros

    Then he says “Superman” and closes his eyes.


    6. In To Kill A Mockingbird, when Atticus leaves court and Tom Robinson's family, as well as his supporters, rise to show their respect and admiration.

    Universal Pictures

    7. In A Little Princess, when the dad remembers who she is.

    Warner Bros

    8. In Mamma Mia!, when they sing "Slipping Through My Fingers".

    Universal Pictures

    9. In The Fault In Our Stars, when Hazel reads out the eulogy that Gus wrote for her.

    20th Century Fox

    I get teary-eyed just thinking about it.


    10. In Ghost, when Sam and Molly share a tearful goodbye and get closure.

    Paramount Pictures

    Gets me every time.


    11. In Titanic, when the ship is sinking and the orchestra sits on the deck, playing "Nearer My God To Thee".

    20th Century Fox

    12. In The Land Before Time, when Littlefoot's mum dies.

    Universal Pictures

    I still can't watch that film without crying.


    13. In Dumbo, when Mrs Jumbo is locked up for trying to protect her son and pokes her trunk through the bars to touch him.


    Oh, just the thought of that has made me cry and it's 6 a.m. here. This is why I can't watch Dumbo anymore.


    14. In The Notebook, when they die peacefully in each other's arms.

    New Line Cinema

    Major ugly crying every time.


    15. In Bridge to Terabithia, when Jess finds out Leslie has died.


    16. In Bambi, when his mother is shot and killed by the hunter.


    Nothing else comes close.


    17. In The Green Mile, when Mr Jingles, aka the mouse, is killed.

    Warner Bros

    This has to be one of the saddest scenes in movie history. Mr Jingles meant so much to the inmates. He was all they had!


    18. In Pride, when they paid tribute to the National Union of Mineworkers.

    20th Century Fox

    Every time, man.


    19. In Love Actually, when Emma Thompson's character has that moment of devastating realisation about her husband having a mistress.

    Universal Pictures

    20. In Toy Story 3, where all the toys hold hands just before it looks like they're about to fall into the furnace.

    Disney / Pixar

    21. And the ending, where Andy gives Bonnie all his toys.

    Disney / Pixar

    22. In The Lion King, when Mufasa is killed by Scar.


    23. In Schindler's List, when Oskar breaks down and is then consoled by the survivors.

    Universal Pictures

    24. In Forrest Gump, where Jenny is asked if her son is smart and she replies by saying, "Yes, he's real smart."

    Paramount Pictures / Via

    25. In Inside Out, when Bing Bong tragically sacrifices himself.

    Disney / Pixar

    I never full on cry, but if nobody was in that fucking theatre, I definitely would've wept during the Bing Bong scene in Inside Out.


    26. In Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 and Part 2, where both Dobby and Fred Weasley die.

    Warner Bros

    27. In About Time, when Bill Nighy's character is nearing the end of his life and chooses to relive one last memory of his son as a young boy on the beach.

    Universal Pictures

    28. In Truly, Madly, Deeply, when Nina breaks down in the therapist's offfice, saying "I miss him, I miss him, I miss him".

    The Samuel Goldwyn Company

    29. And finally, in The Colour Purple, when the sisters are finally reunited at the end.

    Warner Bros

    With Shug's hug for her father and the pitiful state of Oprah Winfrey's character, that last scene gets me every time.


    What other movie scenes always make you cry without fail? Leave them in the comments below!

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