A mother’s grief. The great Miranda Richardson’s rage at Jeremy Irons after the death of her son-“You should have killed yourself, then maybe I could have forgiven you. Damage
Daniel Day lewis in The Last of the Mohicans to Madeline Stowe You stay alive, no matter what occurs! I will find you. No matter how long it takes, no matter how far, I will find you" .
Jodhi May jumping to her death The Last of The Mohicans
On being told about the death of her 3 sons in battle a mother collapses Saving Private Ryan.
A dying soldier calling out for his mother in Saving Private Ryan
Sally field standing on a table and holding up a strike sign in Norma Rae
The final scene in church where all the “dead” characters sit side by side. Places in the heart
The damn ringing telephone. Once Upon A Time In America
A tormented George O’Brien standing in a field, a full moon shining down on him-Sunrise
The search for a missing child in an enchanted scary forest-In Dreams
Our first glimpse of Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon in drag-Some Like It Hot
Monroe singing Running Wild and I’m Through With love-Some Like It Hot
Joe E. Brown at the end of Some Like It Hot, “Nobody’s perfect“.
Bette Davis chasing her fleeing lover out on the porch where she shoots him dead-The Letter.
Bette Davis to Herbert Marshall-I still love the man I killed-The Letter
Bette Davis watching from an upstairs window as rain falls making her face look tear stained , as her daughter leaves her for good. The Little Foxes
Bette Davis looking on without helping as Herbert Marshall dies. The Little Foxes
Angelica Huston accidentally kills her son John Cusak at the end of The Grifters
King Kong chasing Bruce Cabot and Fay Wray through the jungle.
Kong on the top of the empire state building
Clark Gable kissing Doris Day after which Day’s legs give way-Teacher’s Pet
Think Pink musical number with the great Kay Thompson-Funny Face
Gene Kelly dancing in the rain-Singing in The Rain
Susan Hayward’s final walk to the gas chamber in I Want To Live
A guard strapping Susan Hayward into her gas chamber death chair “Take deep breaths its easier that way” “How Would You Know” replies Hayward. I Want To Live
Two former lovers after years apart meet by accident in front of a pop gas station. The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
'Tell mama. Tell mama all. Elizabeth Taylor to Montgomery Clift, both at the peak of their beauty. A Place In The Sun
Shelley Winters on the phone begging and demanding that Montgomery Clift marry her because she‘s pregnant. A Place In The Sun
Sterling Hayden dying among his horses as Jean Hagen’s Doll helplessly looks on. The Asphalt Jungle.
A Failed robbery as thousands of dollars fly out of a broken suitcase at an airport as top thief Sterling Hayden helplessly looks on. The Killing.