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Heartwarming / True Grit

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1969 Film

  • Rooster carrying Mattie to safety after having to shoot Little Blackie. This, despite the fact that he's been shot in the shoulder and is tremendously out-of-shape as a result of his age.
    • And the ending to the original film, with Mattie considering Rooster as part of her family.

2010 Film

  • Mattie burying Rooster in her family's plot, giving him more respect in death than he was often given in life.


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