- The entire second half of the film. The audience has to watch the Bloggses very slowly die.
- The ending, when it becomes apparent that they are dying and when they realize that they are. The music playing doesn't help, either.
Jim: The government officials will know what to do with us. The powers that be...will get to us in the end.
- The two of them even get into their own body bags before going back into the bomb shelter. This line from Jim only makes it even more heart wrenching: