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* When Ray comes back after [[spoiler: killing Ogilvy]], and Rachel goes over to him and sits on his lap, and they fall asleep together.

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* When Ray comes back after [[spoiler: killing Ogilvy]], and Rachel goes over to him and sits on his lap, and they fall asleep together. You can feel the sheer relief they're both feeling.


* When the last tripod comes down, Ray hugs Rachel and says, "It's okay. I love you."

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* When the last tripod comes down, Ray hugs Rachel close and says, "It's tenderly reassures her that it's going to be okay. It's incredibly cathartic after seeing the aliens' defeat.
--> '''Ray:''' ''(whispering)'' It's
okay. I love you."''love'' you. It's okay. You're going to be okay.


** If you listen closely, Rachel ''starts crying'' in response to this.

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** If you listen closely, Rachel ''starts crying'' in response to this.this.
* All of the interactions between Robbie and Rachel. It's clear that they're very close and care for one another.


** If you listen closely, Rachel starts crying softly in response to this. She's clearly wanted to hear that from her father for a long time.

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** If you listen closely, Rachel starts crying softly ''starts crying'' in response to this. She's clearly wanted to hear that from her father for a long time.this.

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** Ray also notices her horse show ribbon, something she's been trying to show him since the early scenes.


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* When the last tripod comes down, Ray hugs Rachel and says, "It's okay. I love you."
** If you listen closely, Rachel starts crying softly in response to this. She's clearly wanted to hear that from her father for a long time.


* Ray and Rachel's reunion in the tripod basket. She's traumatized and doesn't even register that he's there. Ray just keeps repeating her name over and over, hoping to snap her out of it. Slowly, she starts to look at him as he keeps saying her name. And then she smiles in recognition and whispers, "Dad?"

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* Ray and Rachel's reunion in the tripod basket. She's traumatized and doesn't even register that he's there. Ray just keeps repeating her name over and over, hoping to snap her out of it. Slowly, she starts to look at him as he keeps saying her name. And then she smiles in recognition and whispers, "Dad?"

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* The scene where Ray sings "Little Deuce Coupe" as a lullaby to Rachel. From that moment on, you can tell how much closer they are.
* When Ray comes back after [[spoiler: killing Ogilvy]], and Rachel goes over to him and sits on his lap, and they fall asleep together.
** Also, Ray's reaction upon realizing what he has to do. He slowly comes out of the basement, stares at Rachel for a moment, then ''rushes'' over to her and hugs her tight. Tom Cruise's acting is amazing in that moment.
* Ray and Rachel's reunion in the tripod basket. She's traumatized and doesn't even register that he's there. Ray just keeps repeating her name over and over, hoping to snap her out of it. Slowly, she starts to look at him as he keeps saying her name. And then she smiles in recognition and whispers, "Dad?"

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