20 Movies Where the Protagonist Meets Their Demise – Video

20 Movies Where the Protagonist Meets Their Demise – Video

Welcome to WatchMojo’s compilation of the top 20 movies that feature the death of a main protagonist. From tragic endings to heroic sacrifices, these films have left a lasting impact on audiences around the world. Spoilers ahead!

At number 20, we have “Road to Perdition,” a film where Tom Hanks’ character, Michael Sullivan, meets his demise while trying to protect his family. Next up is “The Prestige,” where magicians’ rivalry leads to deadly consequences for the main characters.

In “Leon The Professional,” an assassin sacrifices himself to protect his young protege, Matilda. “No Country for Old Men” sees the demise of main character Llewelyn Moss in a shocking reveal that highlights the brutal nature of the film.

“Million Dollar Baby” tells the heart-wrenching story of a boxer who makes a difficult decision, while “No Time to Die” shows James Bond making the ultimate sacrifice to protect his loved ones.

The classic film “Scarface” features the iconic death of protagonist Tony Montana, while “The Shining” showcases Jack Torrence’s descent into madness and eventual demise.

In “Bonnie and Clyde,” the infamous outlaws meet their end in a dramatic police ambush, while “The Sixth Sense” delivers a twist ending that reveals the protagonist’s true fate.

“The Departed” features a shocking death that subverts expectations, and “Saving Private Ryan” sees Tom Hanks’ character meeting a heroic end in the midst of battle.

“Gladiator” follows Maximus Decimus Meridius’s quest for revenge that ends with a profound spiritual transition. Alfred Hitchcock’s “Psycho” showcases one of cinema’s most iconic deaths in the infamous shower scene.

And at number one, “Titanic” depicts the tragic death of Jack, sacrificing himself for love in one of the most heart-wrenching moments in cinematic history.

These films have left a lasting impact on audiences, showcasing the depth and complexity of storytelling when it comes to the death of a main character. Which movie death resonated with you the most? Let us know in the comments below. And don’t forget to subscribe to WatchMojo for more top 20 lists and countdowns.

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