27 Marvel Actors Who Gave It Their All (And More) During These Devastating And Memorable Scenes

    Tom Holland deserves an award for when Peter was trapped under the rubble in Spider-Man: Homecoming.

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us which sad Marvel moments showcase how incredible the MCU actors are. Here are some of the best responses:

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    1. First, in Thor, when Loki found out that he wasn't a true Asgardian and confronted Odin, and even though it was his first MCU movie, Tom Hiddleston proved to be one of the best actors.

    Loki begging Odin to tell him why he really took him home

    2. In Avengers: Endgame, when Pepper put on a brave face when Tony was dying, and Gwyneth Paltrow just delivered during this scene.

    Pepper telling Tony, "We're gonna be okay. You can rest now"

    3. In Black Panther, when Killmonger told T'Challa where to bury him after their fight, thus allowing Michael B. Jordan to prove he played one of the best and most complex MCU villains.

    Killmonger telling T'Challa to bury him in the ocean like his ancestors because even they knew "death was better than bondage"

    4. In Spider-Man: Homecoming, when Peter was trapped under the rubble, which led to an awardworthy performance from Tom Holland.

    Peter crying and pleading with someone to find him and saying he's stuck

    5. In The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, when Bucky realized he was free of Hydra's control, and Sebastian Stan gave one of his best performances.

    Ayo telling Bucky, "You are free" as Bucky sobs

    6. In Avengers: Infinity War, when Wanda heartbreakingly had to kill Vision in order to destroy the Mind Stone, and Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany showed us how brilliant they are together.

    Vision telling Wanda, "It shouldn't be you, but it is. It's alright. You could never hurt me. I just feel you"

    7. In Avengers: Endgame, when Scott returned from the Quantum Realm five years later, which led to one of Paul Rudd's most heartbreaking moments ever.

    Scott and Cassie hugging

    8. In Black Widow, when Yelena visited Natasha's grave, and Florence Pugh performed this moment so perfectly, as only she could.

    Yelena putting her head on Natasha's grave and whistling

    9. In Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., when Fitz was operating on Daisy as Leopold, and Ian de Caestecker proved to be the emotional heart at the center of the series.

    Leopold yelling at Fitz while he cries

    10. In Avengers: Endgame, when Natasha sacrificed herself on Vormir so Clint wouldn't have to, and Scarlett Johansson was simply amazing in this scene.

    Natasha telling Clint to let her go

    11. In Iron Man 3, when Tony had several panic attacks, and Robert Downey Jr. was able to convey them in an honest way.

    Harley telling Tony to breathe

    12. In Captain America: Civil War, when Steve attended Peggy's funeral, and Chris Evans broke down in tears.

    Steve crying while carrying Peggy's casket

    13. In Captain America: The Winter Soldier, when Steve told Bucky to "finish it" while they were fighting, and Chris Evans demonstrated why he will always be the greatest Captain America.

    Steve saying, "Because I'm with you to the end of the line"

    14. In Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, when Yondu died after saving Peter from his father, and Michael Rooker made literally everyone in the movie theater weep.

    Yondu saying he was lucky to have Peter as a son

    15. In Avengers: Age of Ultron, when Wanda broke down after Pietro died, and Elizabeth Olsen said so much without saying a single word.

    Wanda dropping to her knees, crying, and emitting her power

    16. In Black Panther, when T'Challa reunited with his father in the ancestral plane, and Chadwick Boseman showcased his dynamic range as an actor.

    T'Challa telling his dad he isn't ready to live without him

    17. In Avengers: Infinity War, when Gamora realized that Thanos was about to sacrifice her on Vormir, and Zoe Saldana gifted us with this wordless heartbreak.

    Gamora trying to stab herself and the knife turning into bubbles

    18. In Avengers: Infinity War, when Peter was dusted and begged Tony to let him stay, and this was just one of many times Tom Holland's crying face made us sob.

    Peter repeating "I don't wanna go" while hugging Tony

    19. In Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., when the team said goodbye to Bobbi and Hunter with a "spy's goodbye," and Adrianne Palicki and Nick Blood broke us just by nodding their heads.

    Bobbi and Hunter raising shots with May and Mack, who are across the bar

    20. In WandaVision, when Wanda described to Vision how her grief is like drowning over and over again, and not to sound like a broken record, but Elizabeth Olsen crushed it.

    Wanda explaining to Vision how her grief feels like a wave that keeps knocking her down and "It's just gonna drown me"

    21. In The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, when Sam wiped the blood off the shield, and Anthony Mackie's pain spoke volumes.

    Sam getting emotional while cleaning blood off of Captain America's shield

    22. In The Avengers, when Bruce reveals that he tried to kill himself shortly after he became the Hulk for the first time, which might be one of Mark Ruffalo's best performances in the MCU.

    Bruce explaining how he shot himself and the Hulk spit the bullet back out

    23. In Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., when Daisy said goodbye to Coulson before he died at the end of Season 5, and it's just another reason that Chloe Bennet and Clark Gregg deserve more praise for their work on this show.

    Coulson telling Daisy he left her a note and he's proud of her, then the two of them saying "I love you" and hugging

    24. In Avengers: Endgame, when Thor got to see his mom alive again, and Chris Hemsworth showed how powerful it can be to just hold tears in your eyes.

    Thor telling his mom he really needs to talk to her

    25. In Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, when Drax told Mantis about his family and Mantis sensed his sadness — this scene proved how amazing Pom Klementieff is.

    Drax telling Mantis his daughter was innocent like her, and then Mantis starts crying

    26. In Avengers: Infinity War, when Okoye watched as T'Challa was dusted right in front of her, and Danai Gurira was able to convey so much pain and loss.

    Okoye holding back tears as T'Challa disappears while holding her hand

    27. And finally, in Spider-Man: Far From Home, when Happy saw Peter working on his new Spider-Man suit after they both opened up about losing Tony, and Jon Favreau just knew how to make everyone emotional with a single look.

    Happy smiling at Peter

    We can't fit everyone into one post, so what other MCU actors had such great performances, they made sad scenes more emotional? Tell us in the comments below!

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