What happened to John in melancholia?

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John Commits Suicide
John is unable to face his family after his many promises. He commits suicide unable to deal with what is to come. Claire confirms that the planet is now approaching Earth. She finds John dead in the stables and sets her horse on the run to create an alibi to say that John's gone riding.

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In respect to this, can melancholia happen?

According to the path, Melancholia is moving away from the Sun across Earth's orbit. So the Sun's gravity is already out of play. What could happen on a such a close pass is that tidal forces from Melancholia could rip the Earth's crust. But anyway, anything after point two could never happen.

Secondly, what's wrong with Justine in Melancholia? Melancholy and madness are of course akin to death. Justine dies in Part Two of Melancholia, by blindness, by darkness. She is consumed. But she is reborn when she learns that the world is coming to an end.

Keeping this in consideration, is melancholia a real planet?

Later, the reason for Antares's disappearance has become public knowledge: a newly discovered rogue planet called Melancholia, which entered the Solar System from behind the Sun, was blocking the star from view. The planet has now become visible in the sky as it approaches ever closer to Earth.

What is the movie Melancholia about?

A planet hurtles toward a collision course with Earth. Two sisters, one of them trying to recover from a heavy bout of depression and a failed marriage, cope with their destiny in very different ways.

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Is melancholia the same as depression?

Melancholia has a history that reaches back to Hippocratic times. Its modern meaning was established based on Kraepelin's manic-depressive illness. Depression is a deepened or prolonged sadness in everyday life, but melancholia has a distinct quality of mood that cannot be interpreted as severe depression.

What is Melancholia disorder?

Melancholic depression is a form of major depressive disorder (MDD) which presents with melancholic features. MDD is a significant mental health condition characterized by persistent and intense feelings of sadness and hopelessness. The disorder can affect many areas of life, including work, school, and relationships.