Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free

what films have made you cry?

Announcements Posted on
Take our survey to be in with the chance of winning a £50 Amazon voucher or one of 5 x £10 Amazon vouchers 28-05-2016
  1. Offline

    (Original post by 08rbut)
    I cry in all sad films, the most pathetic one was when Dobby died in HP7 part 1, lol. It's not as bad as my other friends, we were watching titanic and a few of them cried just at the music and through the whole film!
    I second the Dobby part! I agree with everyone who said Titanic, The Notebook (multiple times throughout the film, I'm sure you all know what I mean ) and The Lion King. Also, when Ellie dies at the start of Up...

    I never used to cry when watching films, I don't know why I do now.
  2. Offline

    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, the bit when she's just been erased.
  3. Offline

    I cry at films quite easily, so it's probably easier for me to list the ones I don't cry at tbh.

    Recent ones I've watched that made me cry are:

    The Hunger Games
    The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud
    Never Let me Go
    The Greatest
  4. Offline

    (Original post by Leeli29)
    Grave of the Fireflies even thinking about it makes me sad.
    I watched that for the first time last week, amazing film!
  5. Offline

    Forrest Gump
  6. Offline

    My Sister's Keeper.
    The Time Traveler's Wife.
    Toy Story.
    Forrest Gump.
    The Bucket List.
    Saving Private Ryan.
    Apollo 13.
    The King's Speech.
    The list goes on.

    Just remembered some more:
    The Lion King.
    Charlie's Angels.
    Mamma Mia.
  7. Offline

    Toy Story 3, Up, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 (no judging people!!), Life is Beautiful
  8. Offline

    girl, interrupted - balled my eyes out 3 times
  9. Offline

    If anyone is going to make you cry- Will Smith will.

    '7 Pounds' or 'Pursuit of Happyness' (purposefully spelt with a y)
  10. Offline

    A.I - Artificial Intelligence
  11. Offline

    Titanic. Started balling my eyes out at 'I'll never let go Jack', was able to calm down but then went back to fits of tears when she meets him in her dream again. In my defence I was only 11
  12. Offline

    (Original post by RoryRorrzShikari)
    Titanic. Started balling my eyes out at 'I'll never let go Jack', was able to calm down but then went back to fits of tears when she meets him in her dream again. In my defence I was only 11
    18 and I've never watched Titanic, though not sure I want to after the amount of people that have mentioned it on this thread!
  13. Offline

    The Curious Case of Benjamin Button - The way it explored the concept of time was so deep it made me cry at the end

    Toy Story 3 - the part where all the toys were holding hands inside that furnace kills me and at the end when Andy is playing with Bonnie and she asks for Woody and he's reluctant to let go and then finally does it's so sad for some reason
  14. Offline

    Son of Babylon, the ending is so sad and tragic.
    It's a film set during the fall of Saddam's Iraq just after the US invasion of 2003, and it's about a boy and his grandmother who goes looking for his father who was a political prisoner.
  15. Offline

    Avatar, not because the story was particularly tear-inducing, but it was just so emotional and awe-inspiring.

    Toy Story, because I watched it in the cinema a month before I went to uni (suspect it was part of the marketing ploy)... with my mum sitting next to me weeping away I wasn't particularly sad about going to uni, but because I could remember all my old toys that I'd left behind as I got older, until I didn't have any of them left
  16. Offline

    My sister's keeper because i watched it just after my Mum passed away of cancer (silly idea i know!) and it was just such a bonding and sad film

    but pretty much every film makes me cry- Titanic, Pearl Harbour (first at the romance, then i was blubbing at all the people being killed in the war). Any film has me in tears!
  17. Offline

    Oh and I cried at the start of the last Harry Potter just because it was the last one!!
  18. Offline

    Quite a few films have made me cry
    These are all i can remember right now:
    A Walk to Remember
    The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
    Forrest Gump
    Toy Story 3
    Pearl Harbor
    The Last of the Mohicans
    Legends of the Fall
    The Patriot
  19. Offline

    Moulin Rouge, Titanic, Little Mermaid 3, Bambi, Toy Story 3, Pirates of the Carribean: At World's End, and I think Van Helsing :-)
  20. Offline

    (Original post by postman pat)
    The closest films to making me cry were:

    and surprisingly Bridge to Terebithia
    Don't you mean unsurprisingly?

    So that one, and Grave of the fireflies.


Submit reply


Thanks for posting! You just need to create an account in order to submit the post
  1. this can't be left blank
    that username has been taken, please choose another Forgotten your password?
  2. this can't be left blank
    this email is already registered. Forgotten your password?
  3. this can't be left blank

    6 characters or longer with both numbers and letters is safer

  4. this can't be left empty
    your full birthday is required
  1. Oops, you need to agree to our Ts&Cs to register
  2. Slide to join now Processing…

Updated: March 7, 2013
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

Today on TSR

Don't be a half-term hermit

How to revise this week and still have a life

What's your biggest deadly sin?
Useful resources
Quick reply
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.