10 Movies That Always Bring on the Tears

Through their evocative storytelling, films can evoke a spectrum of emotions, ranging from happy, excited, sad, or even heartbroken. Recently in a discussion on a platform, people have shared movies that are guaranteed to bring tears to your eyes every time.

1. All Dogs Go to Heaven (1989)

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This whimsical musical adventure introduces us to Charlie B. Barkin, a cunning German Shepherd masterfully voiced by Burt Reynolds. After daringly escaping the confines of the dog pound, Charlie returns to his beloved old stomping grounds with one goal: vengeance against his treacherous ex-business partner.

However, he ends up befriending a young orphan girl named Anne-Marie, and together they embark on a journey to stop Charlie's former partner from causing harm to the city. The film has a touching message of redemption, sacrifice, and the bond between humans and animals.

2. What Dreams May Come (1998)

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In this heart-wrenching drama, the incomparable Robin Williams and the talented Annabella Sciorra play a married couple forced to confront unspeakable tragedy after losing their two beloved children in a devastating car accident. After Chris (Williams) dies in a subsequent accident, he finds himself in the afterlife and begins a journey through heaven and hell to save his wife from her hellish afterlife. The movie delves into the themes of love, grief, and the indomitable strength of the human spirit to transcend death.

3. My Girl (1991)

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Embark on a poignant journey of self-discovery with the film ‘My Girl,' where the audience is introduced to Vada Sultenfuss (played by Anna Chlumsky), an 11-year-old girl navigating the ups and downs of adolescence while living in a funeral home alongside her father. She befriends a boy named Thomas J. (Macaulay Culkin), and they form a close bond, but tragedy strikes when Thomas J. dies from an allergic reaction to bee stings. The film explores themes of friendship, family, and grief.

4. Edward Scissorhands (1990)

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Johnny Depp takes on the role of Edward in this captivating fantasy film, portraying a young man with scissor blades for hands. After being taken in by a benevolent Avon saleswoman, Peg (played by Dianne Wiest), Edward strives to adapt to life in a suburban community, where he unexpectedly falls in love with Peg's daughter, Kim (Winona Ryder). But as his unconventional appearance and limitations cause misinterpretations and heartrending events, the movie delves into powerful themes of seclusion, inclusivity, and the quest for belonging.

5. Fox and the Hound (1981)

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A classic animated movie by Disney, Fox and the Hound, tells the story of the unlikely friendship between a fox named Tod and a hound dog named Copper. Their friendship is tested as Copper is trained to become a hunting dog as they grow up. The emotional story of their bond has been a tearjerker for many years.

6. Saving Private Ryan (1998)

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This movie is a war drama directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Tom Hanks. The film follows a group of American soldiers during World War II on a mission to save a paratrooper, Private James Francis Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. The raw and immersive depiction of war and the immense sacrifices endured by soldiers and their families has deeply touched numerous viewers, evoking tears and emotional resonance.

7. The Last of the Mohicans (1992)

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A historical epic starring Daniel Day-Lewis and Madeleine Stowe, the movie is set in 1757 during the French and Indian war. It tells the story of Hawkeye, a white man adopted by the last members of a dying tribe, who falls in love with Cora, the daughter of a British officer. Their love story is set against war, cultural clashes, and tragic events, making it a heartbreaking yet beautiful film.

8. Steel Magnolias (1989)

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Featuring a stellar ensemble of gifted actresses Sally Field, Dolly Parton, and Julia Roberts, this compelling drama unfolds in a quaint Louisiana town. The film follows a group of women who form an unbreakable bond, sharing moments of joy and sorrow as they navigate life's hardships, from sickness to grief. Through their unwavering support for each other, the movie explores themes of love, friendship, and the profound impact of mortality. This beloved tearjerker has captivated audiences worldwide with its heartwarming and heart-wrenching moments.

9. Toy Story 3 (2010)

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Concluding the beloved Toy Story trilogy, this poignant animated feature portrays the journey of Woody (voiced by Tom Hanks), Buzz Lightyear (voiced by Tim Allen), and their toy companions as they come to terms with the inevitability of being outgrown and possibly discarded by their owner, Andy. The toys are accidentally donated to a daycare center, where they must navigate new challenges and confront the reality of their uncertain future.

10. Hachi (2009)

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Based on an actual story, the biographical drama film ‘Hachi: A Dog's Tale' (2009) chronicles the unbreakable bond between an Akita dog named Hachiko and his owner, Parker Wilson (played by Richard Gere). After discovering the abandoned pup at a train station, Parker takes him home, and a heartwarming friendship blossoms between the two.

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Hachi becomes Parker's constant companion, accompanying him daily to the train station and eagerly awaiting his return. When Parker unexpectedly dies, Hachi continues to wait for him at the station, touching the hearts of everyone who witnesses his unwavering loyalty.

10 Celebrities Who Are Distractingly Attractive

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In the realm of celebrities, certain individuals' attractiveness transcends the screen, captivating the hearts and minds of fans worldwide. These stars possess a magnetic presence, leaving a lasting impression with their striking looks and undeniable charm. Recently, people shared such celebrities on an online platform whose sheer attractiveness is nothing short of distracting. 

10 Surprising Movie Characters That Could Never Be Replaced With a New Actor

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Sometimes a show or movie is different with the actors playing the characters. Would we love their characters as much if they were played by someone else? See who people claim could never be replaced in their iconic roles with another.

10 Terrible Movies People Love, But Admit Are Horrible

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Movies are subjective, and what one person considers a cinematic masterpiece, another may view as a cringe-worthy disaster. However, some films have gained a reputation for being particularly terrible yet still manage to capture the hearts of audiences. These are the guilty pleasure movies that people love to hate but can't help but watch again and again.

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10 Terrible Things That Automatically Ruin Good Movies

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Lights, camera, action! Movies are the ultimate adventure, taking us on a journey to fantastical lands, introducing us to characters out of this world, and stirring emotions within us. However, not all movies are created equal, and certain things can instantly ruin a movie for some viewers. Recently, in a platform discussion, people shared several things that can automatically ruin movies.


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