Greatest Film Tearjerking Moments D - G (39 movies items)
"The death scene of the moving last moments of condemned, enslaved Colosseum gladiator "The Spaniard" (Russell Crowe), who had earlier revealed himself as vengeful General Maximus Meridius. In the arena during one-on-one combat with treacherous Emperor Commodus (Joaquin Phoenix), he had already been stabbed with a stiletto (causing punctured lungs) and was slowly dying.
Weary from his own wounds, Maximum saw visions of himself entering into his home's wooden gates in the afterlife. Before dying,"