3 New Remarkable Movies that Surprisingly Moved Me To Tears

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New Remarkable Movies that Made Me Cry

3 New Remarkable Movies that Surprisingly Moved Me To Tears

I’m not someone who cries during movies a lot, but there are pretty remarkable movies that definitely have moved me to tears as of late. I’ve been to see quite a few films lately and these are the 3 that made me, quite literally, cry. That is, these 3 and the A Dog’s Purpose trailer which I bawl my way through every single time it comes on. If you don’t get teary eyed during that bit, you don’t have a soul. Just sayin’…

Collateral Beauty Movie - 3 New Remarkable Movies that Moved Me to Tears

Collateral Beauty (2016)

“Are you here to take me?” – Howard
“No, Howard. I’m here to take the F train with you.” – Brigitte/Death

Collateral Beauty is an amazing film that you should ABSOLUTELY watch! The basic plot centers around Will Smith’s character, Howard, who has recently lost his daughter. Previously in love with life, Howard finds that life no longer holds the same meaning for him without his daughter in it. With his previously successful marketing company on the chopping block, his co-workers hire a PI to spy on him in order to prove that he’s no longer competent and vote him off the board (in order to save their jobs). Through the PI, they discover that he’s written to Love, Death and Time. There’s a lot more to it, but I don’t want to ruin it so those are the basics! This is one of those movies that will make you reflect on your own life. It’s beautifully shot, shares so many wonderful insights about life and it’s meaning, and truly shares some stunning cinematography. It has so many quotable moments, great actors, and incredible scenes within it.

A Monster Calls Movie - 3 New Remarkable Movies that Moved Me to Tears

A Monster Calls (2016)

“You do not write your life with words…You write it with actions. What you think is not important. It is only important what you do.”

A Monster Calls is a beautiful film about a boy going through adolescence whilst his mother struggles to fight cancer. Amidst all of it, the boy (Conor) begins to see a monster each night at 12:07 AM. The monster comes in the form of a tree he can see from his window and tells him a story each night that also includes a kind of lesson attached to it. It’s beautifully shot, the effects are magnificent, and I thought I would enjoy the whimsical nature of the story. More than that, I found myself holding back literal sobs in the movie theater during this film. I’m not sure why. Maybe it’s because I, too, have felt like an invisible, insignificant, and powerless child. Perhaps it won’t hit everyone as hard as it did me, but it’s a great movie nonetheless and people with children should go see this one with them!

Arrival Movie - 3 New Remarkable Movies that Moved Me to Tears

Arrival (2016)

“Why don’t we talk to them before we start throwing math problems at them?”

Watching Arrival and enjoying it came as a total surprise to me. It’s one of those films that you can watch the trailer for and assume it’s about one topic, go watch it, and then realize that it’s totally and absolutely NOT about what you think it’s about. The story focuses on linguist expert, Dr Louise Banks, who is called in to communicate with the newly arrived aliens. I don’t want to even say more than that because I don’t want to ruin anything. All you need to know is that it’s more drama than alien thriller. Go watch it. It’s an incredibly moving experience about what it means to be human.  And yes, I cried. A lot. Especially at the end when it hit me!

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18 thoughts on “3 New Remarkable Movies that Surprisingly Moved Me To Tears

  1. January 18, 2017 at 4:47 PM

    I had only heard of collateral beauty and it’s on my list to watch; those others sound good too.
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    1. January 20, 2017 at 8:51 AM

      they are all amazing, Joanne! You will love them, TRUST! Let me know how you like them if you give them a watch xx

  2. January 18, 2017 at 7:44 PM

    I haven’t heard of any of these movies but I’m definitely going to have to check em’ out!

    1. January 20, 2017 at 8:57 AM

      definitely do, Farrah, and have the tissues ready lol. No joke, I cried in all of these.

  3. January 20, 2017 at 1:05 PM

    Didn’t see them! But I’m going to watch Collateral Beauty tomorrow. The other two i also want to see!
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    1. January 24, 2017 at 10:59 AM

      hope you enjoy them! Let me know how you like these 🙂

  4. January 21, 2017 at 6:52 AM

    I have not heard of any of these, I need to check them out! I love crying in movies haha


    1. January 24, 2017 at 12:07 PM

      hope you enjoy them! It’s always nice to have a good cry now and then haha xx

  5. January 22, 2017 at 4:55 AM

    Tianna, these are wonderful movie suggestions. I would probably cry through them all as well especially since I cry through A Dog’s Purpose trailer every time I see it, too! Thanks for sharing and linking up with me On the Edge.


    1. January 24, 2017 at 12:10 PM

      thanks Shelbee! I hope you enjoy them when you watch them! That trailer seriously kills me! Did you hear the awful way they treated one of the dogs during filming though? I don’t think I’ll be watching it after seeing that video.

  6. January 23, 2017 at 11:25 AM

    Sadly, I don’t watch too many movies in the theatre, but I always love to hear reviews when they come to the RedBox. I will put these on my list! Thanks for sharing at the Wednesday Showcase Party.
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    1. January 24, 2017 at 12:14 PM

      Well, I hope you can enjoy these once they’ve been released, Kati! They’re definitely worth watching!

  7. January 25, 2017 at 8:38 AM

    I want to see all of these movies! I am normally not a crier either, but I have definitely teared up at ‘A Dog’s Purpose’ trailer, and most recently sobbed like a baby during ‘Lion’. So good!
    Love this post and certainly going to check these out.

    xx, Elise

    1. January 26, 2017 at 7:40 AM

      I’ll have to check out Lion! I don’t normally cry during movies; it takes quite a bit to get me haha, but for some reason, these got me good! Hope you enjoy them xx

  8. January 26, 2017 at 8:17 AM

    A Monster Calls has been on my movie list, and now I feel the need to add a couple more. 🙂 Thanks for the reviews and for linking up with Fabulous Friday, Tiana!

    1. January 26, 2017 at 9:52 AM

      it’s so good! all of these are amazing! I hope you enjoy them, Jennie! 🙂 xx

  9. February 4, 2017 at 2:27 AM

    I really need to watch more movies this year- I have heard good things about Collateral damage and Arrival thanks for confirming it.

    1. February 7, 2017 at 11:55 AM

      for sure! I hope you enjoy these films- they are really incredible. xx

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