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Revolutionary Road, 2008

In the very sad film Revolutionary Road (based on the 1961 novel by Richard Yates), Kate Winslet plays an unhappy wife and mother in the 1940s who has a chance to start fresh with her husband, played by Leonardo DiCaprio, until she finds herself pregnant. After he screams at her for wanting an illegal abortion and admits he's had an affair with a coworker, she performs a vacuum aspiration abortion on herself and dies of blood loss.

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