The moment when a character learns the truth behind a grand scheme or conspiracy and then is immediately killed. This can also be applied to a mortally wounded side character who reveals something of great importance to the protagonist just before they die, often being interrupted by their own death.
See also: Dying Speech
|2003||The Last Samurai|
|2002||The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers|
|1995||Bullets Over Broadway|
|1988||The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!|
|1988||Who Framed Roger Rabbit|
|1941||The Wolf Man|