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    15 Movie Endings That Might Have Been Just A Taaaaad Stronger If Audiences Were Allowed In The Writers' Room

    "In Deathly Hallows — Part 2, I would've sent the Dursleys to Azkaban instead of ignoring the abuse Harry suffered."

    We asked members of the BuzzFeed Community, "If you could rewrite a movie ending, which one would it be?" and boy, did they deliver! Here are some incredible movie endings that should've made the final cut:

    🚨 Warning: Potential spoilers ahead!

    Note: Some submissions have been pulled from this Reddit thread by user u/SevenTom.

    1. The real movie ending to Avengers: Endgame (2019):

    Tony Stark dying at the end of "Avengers: Endgame"
    Marvel

    An alternate movie ending to Avengers: Endgame (2019):

    Block of text that reads: "Steve and Thor would've made more sense for that sacrifice because that's within their character arcs"
    BuzzFeed

    2. The real movie ending to The Dark Knight Rises (2012):

    Alfred and Bruce staring at each other
    Warner Bros. Pictures

    An alternate movie ending to The Dark Knight Rises (2012):

    Block of text that reads: "I'd change the ending so that the only thing the audience sees is Alfred smiling and nodding to Bruce Wayne off camera"
    BuzzFeed

    3. The real movie ending to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)

    Rey declaring her name is "Rey Skywalker" at the end of "The Rise of Skywalker"
    Lucasfilm

    An alternate movie ending to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019):

    Block of text that reads: "I would've had Ben Solo live and use his bond with Rey to balance the Force again using the Gray Jedi teachings"
    BuzzFeed

    4. The real movie ending to Us (2019):

    Adelaide driving a car, recalling her childhood trauma and being in therapy
    Universal Pictures / Monkeypaw Productions

    An alternate movie ending to Us (2019):

    Block of text that reads: "I would've had the reveal come not as a flashback but as the audience just going back in time to see what we didn't get to see before"
    BuzzFeed

    5. The real movie ending to Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014):

    Crown Princess saying: "If you save the world, we can do it in the asshole!"
    20th Century Fox

    An alternate movie ending to Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014):

    Block of text that reads: "Despite its cheeky 'do me in the butt' ending, they didn't actually solve anything"
    BuzzFeed

    6. The real movie ending to Interstellar (2014):

    Ellen Burstyn and Matthew McConaughey holding hands in a hospital bed
    Paramount Pictures

    An alternate movie ending to Interstellar (2014):

    Block of text that reads: "Finally, I'd cut the 'it's us' speech in the tesseract — never mind the paradoxes it would create"
    BuzzFeed

    7. The real movie ending to The Notebook (2004):

    Older Allie remembering who Noah is; young Allie and Noah kissing in the rain
    New Line Cinema / Courtesy of Everett Collection

    An alternate movie ending to The Notebook (2004):

    Block of text that reads: "I wish the old man had turned out to be Lon — Allie never left him to be with Noah, and they lived out their days as husband and wife"
    BuzzFeed

    8. The real movie ending to The Intern (2015):

    Matt telling Jules: "I love you, and I'll do so much better — if you'll let me"
    Warner Bros. Pictures

    An alternate movie ending to The Intern (2015):

    Block of text that reads: "I would've rewritten it so that they stayed separated — it just felt like they wrapped everything up too fast"
    BuzzFeed

    9. The real movie ending to Bridget Jones's Baby (2016):

    Jack carrying Bridget to the hospital on a bridge while Mark tries to help him
    Universal Pictures

    An alternate movie ending to Bridget Jones's Baby (2016):

    Block of text that reads: "I thought for sure the protestors were going to recognize him and help get her to the hospital"
    BuzzFeed

    10. The real movie ending to Happiest Season (2020):

    Harper and Abby kissing at the end of "Happiest Season" and Riley reuniting with Abby at a restaurant
    Sony Pictures Releasing / Hulu

    An alternate movie ending to Happiest Season (2020):

    Block of text that reads: "Harper was an awful girlfriend to Abby and manipulated her. I would have loved to see Abby realize she didn't need someone that toxic in her life"
    BuzzFeed

    Kara P.

    11. The real movie ending to Inside Llewyn Davis (2013):

    Llewyn Davis struggling to climb stairs at the end of "Inside Llewyn Davis"
    CBS Films

    An alternate movie ending to Inside Llewyn Davis (2013):

    Block of text that reads: "I would've ended the movie a bit earlier. The Dylan appearance wasn't crucial — the viewer knew that Davis's career was over, regardless of what else happened"
    BuzzFeed

    12. The real movie ending to To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You (2020):

    Lara Jean telling John Ambrose she wanted to be with Peter instead
    Netflix

    An alternate movie ending to To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You (2020):

    Block of text that reads: "There's this hot John Ambrose guy who had the same interests as Lara Jean and was sweet, but she still went with PETER???"
    BuzzFeed

    13. The real movie ending to I Am Legend (2007):

    Anna trying to save Neville at the end of "I Am Legend" but failing
    Warner Bros. Pictures

    An alternate movie ending to I Am Legend (2007):

    Block of text that reads: "Using the book's ending would've been fabulous, especially had they not shown the vampires and zombies throughout most of the movie"
    BuzzFeed

    14. The real movie ending to The Godfather (1972):

    Kay asking Michael if he murdered someone, and him lying to her face while she looks on in fear
    Paramount Pictures

    An alternate movie ending to The Godfather (1972):

    Block of text that reads: "I think that Kay should have killed Michael. It was obvious that she didn't want to be in a relationship with him anymore"
    BuzzFeed

    15. And the real movie ending to Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows — Part 2 (2011):

    Harry telling his son that he was named after a headmaster in Slytherin, and he was the bravest man he ever knew
    Warner Bros. Pictures

    An alternate movie ending to Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows— Part 2 (2011):

    "I'd change the names Harry gave to his children, Snape's redemption arc, and the many deaths"
    BuzzFeed

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

    If you had the magic ability to rewrite a popular movie ending, which one would it be? Share with us in the comments below.

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