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    31 TV And Movie Scenes That Make People Cry Each And Every Time They Watch Them

    I'm sorry, I seem to have something in my eye (it's tears).

    Certain TV and movie scenes are so sad that they turn you into an emotional wasteland each and every time you watch them.

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    So u/phantom_avenger asked Reddit, "What scene from a movie, show, or video game never fails to make your eyes tear up, no matter how many times you’ve watched it?" Here are some of the answers. Warning: You may need a box of tissues before you reach the end of this list.

    Warning: there are (tragic) spoilers ahead.Β 

    1. When the first few minutes of Up ripped out our hearts and stomped on them in front of us.

    The characters in Up design a nursery, only to discover they've lost the baby
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    2. When Jojo from Jojo Rabbit chased a butterfly, only for it to lead him to the gallows, where he recognized his mother's shoes among the hanging victims.

    Jojo watches the butterfly fly away, then sees and hugs his mother's shoes
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    3. When Samwise Gamgee refused to admit defeat and carried Frodo up Mount Doom so that he could destroy the Ring in The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.

    Frodo is breaking down, but Sam says it's time to be rid of the ring, and carries him up mount doom
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    4. When Yondu sacrificed himself to save Peter Quill in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and used his last few moments to tell his adopted son how much he cared about him.

    Yondu tells Peter "He may have been your father, but he wasn't your daddy. I'm sorry I didn't do none of it right. I'm damn lucky you're my boy"
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    5. When two elderly passengers embraced each other while the water rushed into their cabin in Titanic.

    The elderly couple embrace as the water rises
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    6. When Inigo Montoya only wanted one thing from Count Rugen in The Princess Bride, and it wasn't money or power.

    Count Rugen offers Inigo everything he wants, and Inigo replies "I want my father back, you son of a bitch."
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    7. When Futurama revealed that Fry's dog Seymour never forgot about him and spent years waiting for him to return.

    Seymour waits for years and through seasons for Fry's return
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    8. When the tragic origin of Hodor's one-word vocabulary was revealed during his death scene on Game of Thrones.

    Hold the door gradually becomes "Hodor"
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    9. And when Sandor Clegane convinced Arya not to die with him in the Red Keep, and she thanked him.

    Arya thanks Sandor for not letting her die
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    10. When Chuck Noland lost his volleyball companion, Wilson, in the waves while trying to escape from the island in Cast Away.

    Chuck realizes Wilson is missing, dives for him, but doesn't reach him in time
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    11. When Invincible's Omni-Man beat Mark within an inch of his life and still managed to be thrown off by his son's honest answer to a mocking question.

    Invincible tells his father that he'll still have him in 500 years
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    12. When Will's father disappointed him again and he asked his uncle a heart-wrenching question on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.

    Will's uncle embraces him after he asks why his father doesn't want him
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    13. When Anya, an ex-demon turned human, confessed how lost and confused she felt following the death of Joyce Summers on Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

    Anya expresses confusion over why Joyce can't just get back into her body
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    14. When Uncle Iroh celebrated his late son's birthday in a heartbreaking way on Avatar: The Last Airbender.

    Uncle Iroh makes a shrine for his son, wishes him happy birthday, and sings the little soldier boy song
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    15. And when Iroh willingly forgave Prince Zuko after his nephew betrayed him during a crucial battle.

    Iroh embraces Zuko, causing him to ask how he can so easily forgive. Iroh responds that he was never angry, only sad that Zuko had lost his way.
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    16. When Professor McGonagall called upon the statues of Hogwarts to protect the school in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2.

    McGonagall activates the statues and sends them to protect Hogwarts
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    17. When John Coffey is executed despite being innocent of the crimes of which he was accused in The Green Mile.

    John Coffey tells Tom Hank's character "He killed them with their love. That's how it is every day, all over the world."
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    18. When the family mourned while Marley was put to sleep in Marley & Me.

    Marley is told he's a great dog before being put to sleep
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    19. When Oskar Schindler had a breakdown at the end of Schindler's List, overcome with guilt that he could've saved more lives during the war.

    Schindler says he didn't do enough, and questions why he didn't sell the car to save more life
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    20. When all the toys joined hands as they headed toward the incinerator in Toy Story 3.

    The toys join hands and prepare to be incinerated
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    21. When the handmaids were subjected to a torturous fake execution (set to a Kate Bush song) in the Season 2 premiere of The Handmaid's Tale.

    The handmaids on the gallows
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    22. When Mr. Keating's students rebelled against the strict rules of their school and honored their favorite teacher after he was fired in Dead Poets Society.

    Mr Keating thanks the students standing on their desks
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    23. When the passengers on the subway train Spider-Man saved from certain destruction carried the superhero to safety in Spider-Man 2.

    A passenger marvels at Spider-Man: "he's just a kid, no older than my son"

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    24. When Moana's grandmother died in Moana, and her spirit reappeared as a manta ray in the ocean as her granddaughter set out on her quest.

    Moana's grandmother as a human, and then as a spirit of a manta ray
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    25. When Rue died in The Hunger Games, and her dying wish was to hear Katniss sing to her.

    Rue dies while Katniss sings to her
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    26. When Simon confronted Martin after he outed him in Love, Simon.

    Simon tells Martin he had no right to out him and tells him to stay the fuck away
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    27. When Rick realized that even he didn't know which of his daughters was real and which was a clone on Rick and Morty, because he was too cowardly to let himself know.

    Rick realizes he doesn't know which of his daughters is a clone
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    28. When Dwayne realized that his colorblindness would stop him from fulfilling his dream of being a fighter pilot in Little Miss Sunshine.

    Dwayne screams fuck after realizing he's colorblind
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    29. When Sipsey comforted Idgie following Ruth's death from cancer in Fried Green Tomatoes.

    Sipsey tells Idgie, it's all right, honey...you know, Miss Ruth was a lady. And a lady always knows when to leave
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    30. When Sean broke through to Will and told him that his abusive childhood was not his fault in Good Will Hunting.

    Sean tells Will it's not his fault and Will breaks down
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    31. And finally, when Captain America heard Sam say "on your left" in Avengers: Endgame and realized that everyone who perished in Infinity War was back and ready to fight.

    Captain hears "on your left" and turns to see the Wakandans and everyone else returning to fight
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    Which TV and movie scenes always make you cry? Tell us about them in the comments!

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