7 Films To Watch When You Really Want To Cry

 

Hollywood has a formula for misery, and even if we don’t quite know what goes into it, we certainly know the effect: floods of tears, irrepressible sobs, keening wails of grief that bring flat-mates running, only to discover that you’re mourning a fictional dog. Comedies are great, thrillers are thrilling, but sometimes the only film that will do the trick is a good old-fashioned tear-jerker – and these are some of the best.