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29 Unexpectedly Emotional Moments In Comedies That Caught Us Off Guard


We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed Community which scenes from their favourite comedies made them surprisingly emotional. Here’s what they said.

1.

When Rosa’s parents didn’t accept her after she came out in Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

rosa looking angrily at jake


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2.

When Will was let down by his dad once again in The Fresh Prince.

will smith crying to phil


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3.

When Chandler proposed to Monica in Friends.

chandler proposing


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4.

When Schmidt proposed to CeCe and it flashed back to the first time they met in New Girl.


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5.

When Schneider battled his alcoholism in One day at a Time.

schneider looking forlorn


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6.

When Michael showed up at Pam’s gallery show in The Office (US).

michael scott looking at a painting and saying "you nailed it"


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7.

And when he left the show, of course.

pam and michael hugging each other in the airport


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8.

When Leslie won the city council seat in Parks and Recreation.

leslie and ben embracing


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9.

When Doctor Cox went to Ben’s funeral in Scrubs.


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10.

When Bart failed his exam (after really trying) in The Simpsons.

bart reading a book while marge talks to him


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11.

When no one went to Sheldon’s Nobel Prize party in Young Sheldon.


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12.

And when he gave his Nobel acceptance speech in The Big Bang Theory.

sheldon and amy on stage


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13.

When Fry’s dog waited for him forever in Futurama.


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14.

When Robin was told she couldn’t bear children in How I Met Your Mother.

robin sitting on a bench with egg nog


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15.

And when Ted realised he was all alone.

ted looking confused


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16.

When Terry was racially profiled in Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

terry getting arrested


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17.

When Phoebe said goodbye to the triplets in Friends.

phoebe talking to the babies in her arms


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18.

When Chidi’s memory was wiped in The Good Place.

eleanor looking up at chido


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19.

When Ron told Leslie he was upset with her because she let him down in Parks and Recreation.

leslie looking at a photo opposite ron


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20.

When Rebecca was diagnosed with borderline personality disorder in Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.

rebecca in the doctors office


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21.

When Butters’ heart was broken in South Park.


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22.

The quinceañera episode of Superstore


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23.

When Marshall’s dad died in How I Met Your Mother.

marshall cdting and hugging lily


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24.

When Selina betrayed Gary at the end of Veep.

selina looking sad


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25.

When Mac used dance to come out to his dad in Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

mac dancing


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26.

When Mindy found out she was ~the other woman~ in The Mindy Project.

mindi looking shocked with her boyfriend behind her


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27.

When Carlton learned about racial profiling in The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air.

will and carlton looking dejected from behind bars


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28.

When Paul died in 8 Simple Rules.

cate on the phone


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29.

And the final episode of Blackadder Goes Forth.

the soldiers going over the top


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