Is there body dysmorphia?

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TV Show • 2019 Report
Yes
129
No
15
27
Raven
Character hides animalistic torso.
TV Show • 2013 Report
Yes
80
No
8
10
jen.m.denton
In episode Reformed" Amethyst keeps trying to change her form to what she thinks Garnet wants her to be.
Movie • 1989 Report
Yes
70
No
3
15
charcolor
One of the characters is bulimic, and it's mentioned several times.
Movie • 2019 Report
Yes
67
No
21
5
Valeada
As a major point in a character’s arc
Movie • 2019 Report
Yes
58
No
6
4
ComicBomb
The main character is incredibly thin and the camera lingers on his emaciated frame.
TV Show • 2008 Report
Yes
54
No
3
7
Logan Plonski
There is discussion of body image in season 4.
TV Show • 2017 Report
Yes
50
No
0
5
sarahannapetersen
The main character has anorexia nervosa.
Podcast Report
Yes
47
No
0
3
SarahLR
Ep 90 deals pretty heavily with people who hate their bodies and are exercising obsessively to change them, as well as turning that theme up in body-horror contexts. A few other episodes dip into the same theme for a few lines
TV Show • 2013 Report
Yes
46
No
2
4
invadermac
Madchen’s character suffers from dysmorphia
TV Show • 2009 Report
Yes
46
No
12
0
BlatantSharp
This is much of what drives the Elric brothers to get their bodies back for the entire anime, after one losing an arm and leg, and the other losing his whole body — that his soul was attached to a suit of armor. Comparing to real life, clearly those who are severely injured or amputated have trouble accepting their bodies.
TV Show • 2011 Report
Yes
45
No
19
4
Jenny Nguyen
Jaime's hand was cut off and he had a lot of issues with that
Movie • 1991 Report
Yes
44
No
5
4
Allandrel
A character is coded as transgender, although several characters (including hospitals that perform gender corrective surgery) claim that they are not transgender.
Movie • 2004 Report
Yes
43
No
2
2
Delphinexoxo
Regina is fed fictional candy bars that are meant to make people gain weight quickly
TV Show • 2019 Report
Yes
43
No
2
1
Teen girls make negative comments about their body in some scenes
TV Show • 2012 Report
Yes
42
No
5
12
ShannonBristol
There is an episode featuring Dipper struggling with how he feels about his body being "unmanly".
TV Show • 2005 Report
Yes
42
No
0
Video Game Report
Yes
40
No
18
17
Sera Davenport
(Spoilers!!) There seems to be a theme where all the humans that are evil and abusive are overweight, such as Todd Williams and the man who was killed by his android. While this could probably make someone with Body Dysmorphia uncomfortable (it sure does make me uncomfortable), there is not any characters with the disorder.
Video Game • 2015 Report
Yes
39
No
7
8
charcolor
One character's backstory has strong parallels with dysphoria, but this backstory (found in diaries) is completely optional to read.
TV Show • 2009 Report
Yes
38
No
1
1
emjots
literally filled with jokes about eating disorders and sue forcing her cheerleaders into unhealthy diets and CONSTANT fatphobia so don't watch this if it bothers you s4 dance teacher is especially bad
Yes
38
No
4
1
Bageltoaster
In part 5 many characters switch souls and feel dysmorphic.
Anime • 2021 Report
Yes
36
No
0
5
tsumugiaoba
One of the main characters is shown to experience body dysmorphia
TV Show • 2014 Report
Yes
36
No
10
2
TalSteiner
Emori has a deformed hand, and it is a big insecurity of hers.
TV Show • 2005 Report
Yes
34
No
5
TV Show • 2017 Report
Yes
33
No
1
5
nodeaddogs
Several of the characters deal with body dysmorphia, especially Jessie
Anime • 2009 Report
Yes
32
No
5
5
LydiaRing
Several titans have an uncanny valley look, with grossly disproportional bodies and faces.
Movie • 2018 Report
Yes
30
No
4
2
mad_melody
Wade re-grows body parts a few times throughout the movie.
Movie • 2017 Report
Yes
28
No
4
TV Show • 2011 Report
Yes
28
No
2
Anime • 2016 Report
Yes
26
No
19
14
FlynnLastname
y'all PLEASE. body dysmorphia and body horror are NOT the same thing
Movie • 2019 Report
Yes
26
No
1
3
gabbyallen
it’s a very common theme in the “orange juice” scene