Writer Joseph Gibson chose Casablanca, Manhattan, Chunking Express, and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind as his picks. Which got us thinking: What are the most heartbreaking splits we’ve seen on film?
Bar none, we say Blue Valentine. Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams’s breakup was nothing less than excruciating, from where we sit. Also tough: Gwyneth Paltrow and Ethan Hawke’s doomed one-sided love affair in Alfonso Cuarón’s 1998 film adaptation of Great Expectations (don’t judge).
Which ones are we missing? Tell us in the comments!
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