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Tear Jerker: Meet the Robinsons
  • That out-of-the-blue moment when Lewis, Wilbur and Carl are running away from Bowler Hat Guy and Doris, and the pair catch up.
    Carl: Haha! Look at that, boys! We're almost home fr— (harpoon through the chest)
  • The finale when Lewis Cornelius is brought into his room, and you can see in his eyes the realization: This is where I belong. Everything from here on out is going to be all right.
    • Happy tears, it goes without saying. It's enough to pull any lost, forgotten, or downright blue nerd out of their funk.
  • The scene near the end after Doris is defeated and Lewis asks Goob to join the Robinsons. The look on Goob's face as he walks away is so sad.
    • Not to mention Goob's reaction when he learns that Doris was using him the whole time. "I thought Doris was my friend..." Awwww.
  • Lewis tries to fix the PB&J maker and it explodes. The family responds with "You failed! And you did it so magnificently!"
  • During the credits when they showed a quote from Walt Disney, the whole "Keep moving forward." is tear inducing.
  • Also touching is when, after the battle with the T. rex, Lewis says, "Wow. You all risked so much for me," and the family responds, "Of course we did. You are one special kid."
  • One punctuation mark: "?"
  • When Lewis finally gets to see his mother.
  • "Mr. Steak, you're my only friend": If you don't feel sorry for the kid after he says that and hugs the steak like it's his teddy bear, you are one soulless monster.
  • When adult Lewis/Cornelius says that out of all of his world-changing inventions, the memory scanner is the one he's most proud of.
  • The Walt Disney quote at the end that fades out to simply, "Keep moving forward."
    • Around here, however, we don’t look backwards for very long. We keep moving forward, opening up new doors and doing new things… and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
  • That moment when Lewis's hat comes off and the Robinsons realize that they can't keep him. They also can't tell him why. So Lewis gets rejected by the first people who have accepted him without question and he doesn't understand why.
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