50 most heartbreaking movie moments

1. Up (2009)

The Moment: A life on fast-forward, as childhood sweethearts Carl and Ellie fall in love, get married and dream of visiting Paradise Falls.

Get Your Tissues Ready: Now elderly, Ellie becomes fatally ill just as Carl gets around to arranging their dream holiday.

If It Was Played For Laughs: Carl would do something daft like attaching balloons to the house so he and Ellie could fly to the waterfall Come to think of it, why didn't he do that earlier?