What epic movie scene still gives you the chills?

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    What epic movie scene still gives you the chills?

    One of the first ones that comes to mind with me is the scene at Omaha Beach that begins Saving Private Ryan.
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    Blonde out for a night dip in ocean....Jaws!

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    When the patrons at Rick's Cafe start singing "La Marseillaise" and drown out the German officers. When the camera cuts to Madeleine LeBeau and she has tears rolling down her face as she belts it at the top of her lungs... I lose it every time. Instant goosebumps.


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    Atticus Finch leaving the courtroom.

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    Ending of Schindler's List.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mcpapa View Post
    Ending of Schindler's List.
    Oh, holy crap you're right. That "I could have done more" monologue absolutely slays me each time.

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    Linda Blair being possessed in The Exorcist.

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    Here are ones off the top of my head:
    "Its not your fault" - Good Will Hunting
    "You cant handle the truth" - A Few Good Men
    "John Doe has the upper hand" - SE7EN
    "And like that, he's gone" - Usual Suspects

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    Quote Originally Posted by afi100guy View Post
    Here are ones off the top of my head:
    "Its not your fault" - Good Will Hunting
    "You cant handle the truth" - A Few Good Men
    "John Doe has the upper hand" - SE7EN
    "And like that, he's gone" - Usual Suspects
    Great call out there, that movie is very under appreciated for some reason.

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    One of my very favorites. Never ceases to give me chills. Damn apes....


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    I love the music and ending to The Last Mohicans.

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    Quote Originally Posted by littleluck55 View Post
    I love the music and ending to The Last Mohicans.
    The musical score in that movie is spine-tingling !!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Colonels_Wear_Blue View Post
    One of the first ones that comes to mind with me is the scene at Omaha Beach that begins Saving Private Ryan.
    For me it's the scene before that, when Ryan (as an old man) collapses at the grave site. And equally as powerful is the very end, when he tells Capt. Miller that he's never forgotten the words "earn this".

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