The Biggest Tearjerker Movies of All Time Films

The Biggest Tearjerker Movies of All Time

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This is a CrowdRanked list of the saddest movies of all time: tearjerkers. Does just reading the names of these sad movies make you want to reach for the Kleenex box? Did you just glance around to make sure no one noticed your eyes getting red? Don't worry: these are some of the biggest tearjerker movies of all time. Everyone thinks that these are sad films. Rank the biggest tearjerkers by voting on the top jearjerker movies or making your own list of the films that really bum you out.

What are the biggest tearjerker movies ever made? There are plenty of good ones, and memorable ones on this list, so if you can't weepy eyed over some of these movies, well, there are probably other ones that will do it for you. Or you are dead inside. These movies will strike at the heart of your emotions, causing your heart to wrench and tears to flow from your eyes. Vote on the saddest tearjerkers ever and re-live the moments you spend watching these really sad films. 
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  1. 1
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    1993 More
    92
  2. 2
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Life Is Beautiful

    1997 More
    89
  3. 3
    Up 64
    Down 17

    ranked low on reranks
    Bambi

    1942 More
    88
  4. 4
    Up 57
    Down 22
    1998 More
    86
  5. 5
    Up 85
    Down 34
    2009 More
    85
  6. 6
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    1982 More
    82
  7. 7
    Up 44
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    My Girl

    1991 More
    81
  8. 8
    Up 49
    Down 22
    1999 More
    80
  9. 9
    Up 75
    Down 26

    ranked low on reranks
    The Lion King

    1994 More
    79
  10. 10
    Up 50
    Down 16
    1957 More
    77
  11. 11
    Up 46
    Down 28
    1989 More
    76
  12. 12
    Up 32
    Down 17
    1986 More
    73
  13. 13
    Up 24
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    often listed
    I Am Sam

    2001 More
    72
  14. 14
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    ranked high on reranks &controversial
    Titanic

    1997 More
    70
  15. 15
    Up 32
    Down 21

    ranked low on reranks
    Forrest Gump

    1994 More
    69
  16. 16
    Up 14
    Down 11

    the people's #1 &ranked high on reranks
    Hachi: A Dog's Tale

    2009 More
    69
  17. 17
    Up 30
    Down 14
    1946 More
    66
  18. 18
    Up 14
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    often listed
    Dead Poets Society

    1989 More
    66
  19. 19
    Up 32
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    controversial &ranked low on reranks
    Philadelphia

    1993 More
    64
  20. 20
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    Down 12

    ranked high on reranks
    Million Dollar Baby

    2004 More
    64
    added by: rankergirl21
  21. 21
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    controversial &ranked low on reranks
    The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

    2008 More
    64
  22. 22
    Up 8
    Down 3

    ranked high on reranks
    Stepmom

    1998 More
    63
  23. 23
    Up 27
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    ranked low on reranks
    To Kill a Mockingbird

    1962 More
    62
  24. 24
    Up 9
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Bridge to Terabithia

    2007 More
    61
  25. 25
    Up 40
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    ranked low on reranks
    Toy Story 3

    2010 More
    61
  26. 26
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    often listed
    PS, I Love You

    2007 More
    60
  27. 27
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    ranked high on reranks &controversial
    Terms of Endearment

    1983 More
    59
  28. 28
    Up 20
    Down 27

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    My Dog Skip

    2000 More
    59
  29. 29
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    often listed &ranked low on reranks
    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

    1975 More
    59
    added by: willyboymcoy
    1975
  30. 30
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    ranked low on reranks
    Brian's Song

    1971 More
    58
    added by: ChangesDownClub
  31. 31
    Up 9
    Down 5

    ranked high on reranks
    Seven Pounds

    2008 More
    58
    added by: wiabux
  32. 32
    Up 14
    Down 17

    often listed &controversial
    The English Patient

    1996 More
    57
    added by: GorillaBoy
  33. 33
    Up 19
    Down 14

    controversial
    Armageddon

    1998 More
    57
  34. 34
    Up 18
    Down 16
    1990 More
    56
  35. 35
    Up 7
    Down 1

    ranked low on reranks
    The Perfect Storm

    2000 More
    56
    added by: willyboymcoy
  36. 36
    Up 31
    Down 32

    ranked high on reranks &controversial
    A Walk to Remember

    2002 More
    56
  37. 37
    Up 10
    Down 15

    often listed
    Kramer vs. Kramer

    1979 More
    55
  38. 38
    Up 18
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    The Champ

    1979 More
    55
  39. 39
    Up 10
    Down 5
    1990 More
    55
    added by: wiabux
  40. 40
    Up 12
    Down 9

    ranked high on reranks &ranked low on reranks
    The Pursuit of Happyness

    2006 More
    55
  41. 41
    Up 3
    Down 1
    2001 More
    54
  42. 42
    Up 20
    Down 15
    2000 More
    54
  43. 43
    Up 13
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    ranked high on reranks
    City of Angels

    1998 More
    53
    added by: rankergirl21
  44. 44
    Up 9
    Down 4

    ranked low on reranks
    The Sixth Sense

    1999 More
    53
  45. 45
    Up 16
    Down 19

    ranked high on reranks &controversial
    The Way We Were

    1973 More
    53
  46. 46
    Up 15
    Down 9

    ranked low on reranks
    Rudy

    1993 More
    53
  47. 47
    Up 36
    Down 29

    ranked low on reranks
    Beaches

    1988 More
    53
  48. 48
    Up 17
    Down 20

    ranked high on reranks
    Pan's Labyrinth

    2006 More
    52
  49. 49
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    1961 More
    52
  50. 50
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    1941 More
    51
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