History DrivenToSuicide / Film

14th Jul '17 11:57:51 PM jormis29
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* The 1922 classic ''The Toll Of The Sea'' ends with the protagonist killing herself. After her American husband left her for his [[ChildhoodFriendRomance childhood friend]], Lotus Blossom [[spoiler:gives their son to them]] then throws herself off a cliff into the sea.

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* The 1922 classic ''The Toll Of The Sea'' ''Film/TheTollOfTheSea'' ends with the protagonist killing herself. After her American husband left her for his [[ChildhoodFriendRomance childhood friend]], Lotus Blossom [[spoiler:gives their son to them]] then throws herself off a cliff into the sea.
14th Jul '17 11:35:52 PM Fireblood
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* ''Film/KingdomOfHeaven'': Balian's wife hung herself out of grief at their child being stillborn.
5th Jul '17 9:05:56 PM LadyNomad
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* ''Film/IKnewHerWell'' had Adriana jumping off of her balcony at the end of the film.
23rd Jun '17 9:10:52 PM Fireblood
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* in ''Film/TheHandmaiden'', suicide is present throughout the entire film.
** Lady Hideko's aunt hung herself on the cherry tree on the estate when she could not bare to live under Kouzuki's control any further. [[spoiler: Hideko ultimately realizes that [[NoDeadBodyPoops her body was in pristine condition as it hung]], and [[SubvertedTrope Kouzuki says that he actually killed her when she tried to escape.]]]]

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* in In ''Film/TheHandmaiden'', suicide is present throughout the entire film.
** Lady Hideko's aunt hung herself on the cherry tree on the estate when she could not bare bear to live under Kouzuki's control any further. [[spoiler: Hideko ultimately realizes that [[NoDeadBodyPoops her body was in pristine condition as it hung]], and [[SubvertedTrope Kouzuki says that he actually killed her when she tried to escape.]]]]


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* ''Film/KickAss'': Mindy's mom, while pregnant and alone with her husband in prison, fell into a deep depression. So she overdosed on pills, though the doctors saved Mindy.
7th May '17 4:43:26 PM lipranzer
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* In both the play and the movie of ''Theatre/SixDegreesOfSeparation'', [[spoiler: Rick kills himself after realizing [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone how much he's screwed up in letting]] ConMan [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone Paul spend all of his and Elizabeth's savings]]. Near the end, it's implied Paul may have killed himself in prison, though we don't know for sure]].
1st Mar '17 7:49:38 AM SpacemanSpoof
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* ''Film/CastAway'': We learn that Chuck did a suicide test-run by building a dummy and hanging it from a tree. But the tree broke from the dummy's weight, which would have resulted in a long and agonizing death had it been him instead. He decided not to go through with it for real.
7th Jan '17 7:50:07 PM Fireblood
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* ''Film/HigherLearning'': [[spoiler: Remy]] near the end.
7th Dec '16 6:25:12 AM crazysamaritan
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* In ''Film/HardCoreLogo'' after the disastrous final show [[spoiler:where Joe Dick beats the hell out of Billy Tallent on stage, Joe goes out back to the alley and while he is talking to director Bruce McDonald he raises his glass with one hand, and then pulls a gun out of his coat and shoots himself in the head]]

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* In ''Film/HardCoreLogo'' after the disastrous final show [[spoiler:where Joe Dick beats the hell out of Billy Tallent on stage, Joe goes out back to the alley and while he is talking to director Bruce McDonald [=Bruce McDonald=] he raises his glass with one hand, and then pulls a gun out of his coat and shoots himself in the head]]
17th Nov '16 8:13:18 PM SirVancelot131
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* In ''Film/AGirlLikeHer'', high school sophomore Jessica swallows a jar of hydrocodone pills in response to relentless bullying over the course of a year from her former friend, Avery.
9th Nov '16 10:30:17 AM JBK405
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* in ''Film/TheHandmaiden'', suicide is present throughout the entire film.
** Lady Hideko's aunt hung herself on the cherry tree on the estate when she could not bare to live under Kouzuki's control any further. [[spoiler: Hideko ultimately realizes that [[NoDeadBodyPoops her body was in pristine condition as it hung]], and [[SubvertedTrope Kouzuki says that he actually killed her when she tried to escape.]]]]
** Hideko keeps a length of rope in her room for her own eventual suicide, to emulate her aunt. [[spoiler:She does tie the knot and jump when the guilt over her plan to betray Sook-hee grows too much, [[SubvertedTrope but Sook-hee catches her and confesses her own plan.]]]]
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