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Movies Where the Main Character Dies

In a good movie, nothing is more emotionally moving than the main character dying either after a long battle or in a heroic act. For the purpose of the list, horror films are off the board.
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Braveheart (1995)
Braveheart (1995)
2
Ladder 49 (2004)
Ladder 49 (2004)
3
Seven Pounds (2008)
Seven Pounds (2008)
4
Children of Men (2006)
Children of Men (2006)
5
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
6
The Great Gatsby (2013)
The Great Gatsby (2013)
7
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
8
The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
9
Romeo + Juliet (1996)
Romeo + Juliet (1996)
10
Turner & Hooch (1989)
Turner & Hooch (1989)
11
Titanic (1997)
Titanic (1997)
12
Into the Wild (2007)
Into the Wild (2007)
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13
Moulin Rouge! (2001)
Moulin Rouge! (2001)
14
The Prestige (2006)
The Prestige (2006)
15
V for Vendetta (2005)
V for Vendetta (2005)
16
Burn After Reading (2008)
Burn After Reading (2008)
17
X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
18
Philadelphia (1993)
Philadelphia (1993)
19
Pay It Forward (2000)
Pay It Forward (2000)
20
Leaving Las Vegas (1995)
Leaving Las Vegas (1995)
21
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
22
Boys Don't Cry (1999)
Boys Don't Cry (1999)
23
Cool Hand Luke (1967)
Cool Hand Luke (1967)
24
Sunset Boulevard (1950)
Sunset Boulevard (1950)
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25
Scarface (1983)
Scarface (1983)
26
Thelma & Louise (1991)
Thelma & Louise (1991)
27
American Beauty (1999)
American Beauty (1999)
28
The Departed (2006)
The Departed (2006)
29
Gladiator (2000)
Gladiator (2000)
30
Donnie Darko (2001)
Donnie Darko (2001)
31
Atonement (2007)
Atonement (2007)
32
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008)
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (2008)
33
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
34
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
35
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
36
Man on Fire (2004)
Man on Fire (2004)
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37
A Walk to Remember (2002)
A Walk to Remember (2002)
38
My Sister's Keeper (2009)
My Sister's Keeper (2009)
39
Message in a Bottle (1999)
Message in a Bottle (1999)
40
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
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