Most dramatic movie scenes

by Devin-alwine | created - 04 Aug 2012 | updated - 04 Aug 2012 | Public
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1. The Lovely Bones (2009)

PG-13 | 135 min | Drama, Fantasy, Thriller

6.7
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42 Metascore

Centers on a young girl who has been murdered and watches over her family - and her killer - from purgatory. She must weigh her desire for vengeance against her desire for her family to heal.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Rachel Weisz, Mark Wahlberg, Saoirse Ronan, Susan Sarandon

Votes: 134,462 | Gross: $43.82M

When suzies sister says shes dead isnt she

2. A Little Princess (1995)

G | 97 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

7.7
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83 Metascore

A young girl is relegated to servitude at a boarding school when her father goes missing and is presumed dead.

Director: Alfonso Cuarón | Stars: Liesel Matthews, Eleanor Bron, Liam Cunningham, Rusty Schwimmer

Votes: 27,193 | Gross: $10.02M

When they tell sara her father dies and she is left in the attic

3. The Secret Garden (1993)

G | 101 min | Drama, Family, Fantasy

7.3
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Living in India, Mary Lennox, a young, privileged girl, is left orphaned when her parents are killed in an earthquake. She is sent back to England where she goes to live on her uncle's ... See full summary »

Director: Agnieszka Holland | Stars: Kate Maberly, Maggie Smith, Heydon Prowse, Andrew Knott

Votes: 31,292 | Gross: $31.18M

When mary first comes to england alone

4. Screen Two (1985–2002)
Episode: Mothertime (1997)

Drama

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A drunken woman's children lock her in the sauna in an attempt to cure her of her alcoholism.

Director: Matthew Jacobs | Stars: Kate Maberly, Gina McKee, Zohren Weiss, Megan De Wolf

Votes: 98

In the beginning when their mother comes home drunk on cristmas

5. Secretariat (2010)

PG | 123 min | Biography, Drama, Family

7.2
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61 Metascore

Penny Chenery Tweedy and colleagues guide her long-shot but precocious stallion to set, in 1973, the unbeaten record for winning the Triple Crown.

Director: Randall Wallace | Stars: Diane Lane, John Malkovich, Margo Martindale, Nelsan Ellis

Votes: 22,474 | Gross: $59.71M

When penny chenery gets a call telling her that her father died

6. The Roommate (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 91 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

4.9
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23 Metascore

When college freshman Sara arrives on campus for the first time, she befriends her roommate, Rebecca, unaware that the girl is becoming dangerously obsessed with her.

Director: Christian E. Christiansen | Stars: Minka Kelly, Leighton Meester, Cam Gigandet, Aly Michalka

Votes: 31,212 | Gross: $37.30M

When rebecca kills the cat

7. Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie (2009 TV Movie)

TV-G | 94 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.4
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A young wizard conjures a spell that puts her family in jeopardy.

Director: Lev L. Spiro | Stars: Selena Gomez, David Henrie, Jake T. Austin, Jennifer Stone

Votes: 11,075

Towards the end when justin rosso does not remember the family and disappears

8. Cyberbully (2011 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 120 min | Drama

5.8
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A teenager is subjected to a campaign of bullying by classmates through a social networking site.

Director: Charles Binamé | Stars: Emily Osment, Kay Panabaker, Meaghan Rath, Kelly Rowan

Votes: 10,784

When taylor almost commits suicede

9. Super 8 (2011)

PG-13 | 112 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.0
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72 Metascore

During the summer of 1979, a group of friends witness a train crash and investigate subsequent unexplained events in their small town.

Director: J.J. Abrams | Stars: Elle Fanning, AJ Michalka, Kyle Chandler, Joel Courtney

Votes: 305,822 | Gross: $127.00M

When alice gets taken by that creature

10. The Glass House (2001)

PG-13 | 106 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.8
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34 Metascore

An orphaned teenager is taken in by a Malibu couple but discovers they aren't the caring friends they seemed to be.

Director: Daniel Sackheim | Stars: Diane Lane, Leelee Sobieski, Stellan Skarsgård, Bruce Dern

Votes: 27,331 | Gross: $18.00M

When the glass parents die and the kids have no place to go

11. My Sister's Keeper (2009)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama

7.4
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51 Metascore

Anna Fitzgerald looks to earn medical emancipation from her parents who until now have relied on their youngest child to help their leukemia-stricken daughter Kate remain alive.

Director: Nick Cassavetes | Stars: Cameron Diaz, Abigail Breslin, Alec Baldwin, Walter Raney

Votes: 80,648 | Gross: $49.20M

When the sister dies at the end

12. Titanic (1997)

PG-13 | 194 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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74 Metascore

A seventeen-year-old aristocrat falls in love with a kind but poor artist aboard the luxurious, ill-fated R.M.S. Titanic.

Director: James Cameron | Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane, Kathy Bates

Votes: 872,386 | Gross: $0.69M

When the ship has sunk and everyone is in the water