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Old March 15 2013, 02:30 PM   #91
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Re: Saddest movie?

Full Metal Jacket.
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Old March 16 2013, 07:11 PM   #92
Re: Saddest movie?

My two votes would be The Virgin Spring:
and Bless the Beasts and Children:

Also disturbing was what I consider to be Boris Karloff's best movie--Targets

In the film's finale at a drive-in theater, Orlok — the old-fashioned, traditional screen monster who always obeyed the rules — confronts the new, realistic, nihilistic late-1960s "monster" in the shape of a clean-cut, unassuming multiple murderer.

Too real.
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Old March 16 2013, 08:24 PM   #93
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Re: Saddest movie?

A Soldier's Girl - A Showtime TV movie, but a true story. It is as equally shocking as it is sad. I was crying for a long while after it, and it's certainly not a film I think I could watch again. Once is definitely enough. It's also sadder to me because it's quite relevant to my life.

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Old March 16 2013, 11:36 PM   #94
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Re: Saddest movie?

I actually cried at the end of the original Godzilla when they sucked the oxygen out of Tokyo bay and killed him.
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Old March 17 2013, 05:26 AM   #95
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The whole Jenny thing in "Forrest Gump" was incredibly sad.
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Old March 17 2013, 04:16 PM   #96
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Another for Grave of the Fireflies.

It hits me a bit hard since my Dad flew fighter-bomber raids on Japan in 1945.
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Old March 17 2013, 07:05 PM   #97
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Re: Saddest movie?

Shadowlands with Anthony Hopkins as C.S. Lewis. The man finally finds love only to have it ripped from him by cancer, and the personal conflict he endures as he comes to terms with the pain of loss. It's gut-wrenching.
Now that I've seen it, and have also had time to mellow, to really think about it, I now find it absolutely, unbearably repulsive in every way except for some of the acting. - about The Wrath of Khan. Interstat, Issue 62: 1982
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Old March 18 2013, 02:50 PM   #98
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The Futurama episode "Jurassic Bark". I dare anyone not to get choked up at the end of that.
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