Special Report

Most Tragic On Screen Moments That Will Make You Cry

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21. Harvey and Mayor Mascone are murdered
> Movie: Milk (2008)
> Starring: Sean Penn, Josh Brolin, Emile Hirsch, Diego Luna

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22. Frankie grants Maggie’s wish for a mercy kill
> Movie: Million Dollar Baby (2004)
> Starring: Hilary Swank, Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman, Jay Baruchel

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23. The boy has to shoot Old Yeller
> Movie: Old Yeller (1957)
> Starring: Dorothy McGuire, Fess Parker, Tommy Kirk, Jeff York

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24. Jack is lobotomized
> Movie: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)
> Starring: Jack Nicholson, Louise Fletcher, Michael Berryman, Peter Brocco

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25. Othello kills himself in agony (1951)
> Movie: Othello (1951)
> Starring: Orson Welles, Micheál MacLiammóir, Robert Coote, Suzanne Cloutier