Mad Max

Movie • 1979 • Adventure  

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Taking place in a dystopian Australia in the near future, Mad Max tells the story of a highway patrolman cruising the squalid back roads that have become the breeding ground of criminals foraging for gasoline and scraps. After some grisly events at the hands of a motorcycle gang, Max sets out across the barren wastelands in search of revenge.
This movie contains 62 potentially triggering events.
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Does the dog die?
210 supporters
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angrydoberman
Max's Irish Setter dog gets killed offscreen. A part of the dog's body is then seen hanging off a tree
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Abandonment
Yes
2
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2
Is a child abandoned by a parent?
20 supporters
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4
Is an animal abandoned?
54 supporters
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4
Abuse
Are there abusive parents?
32 supporters
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Is someone stalked?
20 supporters
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makeanote
A couple argue over whether one of them is unfaithful. It is brief.
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Is a woman brutalized for spectacle?
48 supporters
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7
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1
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4
Is someone gaslighted?
28 supporters
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9
Is someone abused with a belt?
10 supporters
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4
Is a child abused?
71 supporters
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13
Addiction
Yes
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9
Is there addiction?
9 supporters
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6
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5
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Cryptid_Crow
There is no addiction in the 1979 movie.
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8
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makeanote
People are shown impaired, but not imbibing.
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Animal
Were animals harmed in the making?
72 supporters
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Does a horse die?
57 supporters
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16
Does an animal die?
(besides a dog, cat or horse)
101 supporters
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5
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10
Are animals abused?
117 supporters
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15
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2
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Cryptid_Crow
No animals are abused.
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10
Yes
14
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1
makeanote
Roadkill is seen briefly.
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Is an animal sad?
46 supporters
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4
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Are rabbits harmed?
41 supporters
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4
Does a cat die?
105 supporters
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Does a pet die?
91 supporters
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9
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Does a dragon die?
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13
Are there spiders?
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14
Are there alligators/crocodiles??
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4
Are there snakes?
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Are there sharks?
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Are there bugs?
19 supporters
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makeanote
They are not the focus of any shots, but bugs can be seen flying around.
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Assault
Does a woman get slapped?
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Is someone drugged?
17 supporters
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Is there pedophilia?
68 supporters
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6
Is someone held under water?
11 supporters
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5
Is rape mentioned?
45 supporters
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5
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2
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Cryptid_Crow
R*pe is not mentioned, but it does happen off screen.
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Is someone beaten up by a bully?
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6
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0
Is someone restrained?
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7
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Yes
21
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Scribbly
Not shown directly on screen, but it is implied that both a man and a woman are sexually assaulted by a motorcycle gang.
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Is someone's mouth covered?
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3
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Anonymous
No, but you do see the aftermath which involves some nudity
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Bodily Harm
Is there shaving/cutting?
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10
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Yes
5
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2
Cundalini wants his hand back!
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Are there dislocations?
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4
Is there throat mutilation?
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makeanote
A person's throat is cut. They survive. Another person gets squished and struggles to breathe.
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Is there decapitation?
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Is there cannibalism?
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10
Is someone crushed to death?
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4
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0
Is someone choked?
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4
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Yes
22
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makeanote
A character burns their arm with a lighter. A good guy is burned badly in a car accident. A bad guy is blown up.
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Is someone buried alive?
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Is there body horror?
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6
Is there amputation?
16 supporters
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Sid
The main antagonist is named Toecutter. A man’s hand is ripped off by a rope attached to a cat. It is implied that another man attempts to cut off his own foot
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5
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makeanote
A person's head is seen run over. They are wearing a helmet.
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Is there Achilles Tendon injury?
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Is there a hanging?
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11
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3
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Cryptid_Crow
Nobody asphixiates.
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Are any teeth damaged?
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1
Does someone become unconscious?
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Yes
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Sid
The bone is visible
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Does someone have a seizure?
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makeanote
A person is kicked in the crotch.
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2
makeanote
A person's hand is ripped off. The dismembered hand is shown briefly.
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Is someone tortured?
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Does someone fall down stairs?
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3
Does someone fall to their death?
8 supporters
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9
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makeanote
A person does hold another person's eyelids open to see if they are awake. Another person's eyes cartoonishly bugle out in fear.
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Is someone stabbed?
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Is there excessive gore?
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4
Children
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7
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1
One of the bikie gang is holding baby Sprog with one hand and an axe with the other.
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Does a kid die?
31 supporters
Yes
26
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1
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Scribbly
Max's child is killed by a motorcycle gang
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Is a minor sexualized?
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6
Creepy Crawly
Are there bedbugs?
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Death
Does someone sacrifice themselves?
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4
Does a major character die?
14 supporters
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Yes
7
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0
Does a non-human character die?
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2
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2
Does someone die?
11 supporters
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Yes
5
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0
Disability
Is the r-slur used?
23 supporters
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7
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Anonymous
There are lots of disabled characters, I don't think any of them are played by actually disabled people.
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Drugs/Alcohol
Does someone overdose?
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Family
Yes
10
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0
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kelseyj610
Max's child is taken by the gang. He is eventually rescued, but later dies.
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Does a parent die?
10 supporters
Yes
22
No
2
4
Scribbly
Max's wife is killed by a motorcycle gang.
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Does someone cheat?
13 supporters
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0
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9
-1
makeanote
We see a couple arguing over one of them being "seen with" someone else.
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Is a child's toy destroyed?
17 supporters
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Yes
6
No
1
Does a family member die?
14 supporters
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Yes
6
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0
Fear
Are there jumpscares?
33 supporters
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Yes
10
No
3
Is someone possessed?
1 supporters
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9
Are there ghosts?
5 supporters
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10
Are there clowns?
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14
Are there natural bodies of water?
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4
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1
Yes
1
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3
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Cryptid_Crow
Shotgun pellets blast many small holes in a mannequins face, and there is a close up.
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Are there razors?
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4
Is there a shower scene?
7 supporters
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8
Yes
5
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1
1
The bikes do target practice with a mannequin at the beach
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Gross
Does someone wet/soil themselves?
12 supporters
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8
Does someone vomit?
60 supporters
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10
Is someone eaten?
19 supporters
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Yes
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7
Is there on-screen pooping?
23 supporters
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Yes
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6
Does someone spit?
10 supporters
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Yes
3
No
7
Is there audio gore?
1 supporters
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8
Is there farting?
6 supporters
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0
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6
Large-scale Violence
Are there 9/11 depictions?
4 supporters
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0
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5
Law Enforcement
Is there copaganda?
16 supporters
Yes
9
No
1
1
Sid
It’s a cop film
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Is there incarceration?
5 supporters
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Yes
4
No
0
LGBTQ+
Is there deadnaming or birthnaming?
25 supporters
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Yes
0
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7
Are there transphobic slurs?
31 supporters
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0
No
6
1
ClareShepherd
There isn't exactly a trans character but there's some stuff with gender/sexuality coding that a person who's especially sensitive might find troubling
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Is an LGBT+ person outed?
15 supporters
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0
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6
Is there bisexual cheating?
17 supporters
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Yes
0
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6
Loss
Is a priceless artifact destroyed?
3 supporters
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0
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4
Medical
Is electro-therapy used?
15 supporters
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10
Are needles/syringes used?
21 supporters
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0
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12
Is there a mental institution scene?
18 supporters
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0
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8
Yes
16
No
0
3
Scribbly
Burn victim's charred hand is shown emerging from under a sheet
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Is there menstruation?
4 supporters
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4
Does someone have cancer?
12 supporters
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Yes
0
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9
Mental Health
Does someone suffer from PTSD?
1 supporters
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Yes
2
No
3
Does someone have a mental illness?
1 supporters
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Yes
4
No
0
Yes
5
No
7
1
Cryptid_Crow
Someone burns their arm with a lighter for fun.
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Is autism misrepresented?
22 supporters
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Yes
0
No
5
Yes
11
No
0
2
makeanote
The bad guy is described as having various mental illnesses.
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Is there D.I.D. misrepresentation?
13 supporters
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0
No
5
Yes
0
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6
Is reality unstable or unhinged?
11 supporters
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Yes
0
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4
Yes
3
No
1
1
Cryptid_Crow
There are no autistic meltdowns.
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Is there misophonia?
1 supporters
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0
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6
Is there ABA therapy?
14 supporters
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Yes
0
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4
Is there body dysphoria?
9 supporters
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Yes
0
No
4
Is there body dysmorphia?
18 supporters
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Yes
1
No
8
0
makeanote
A person refers to himself as a "fuel-injected su*c*de machine.
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Yes
4
No
6
1
makeanote
The main character has several moments of heavy breathing and terror that resemble panic attacks.
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Is there a claustrophobic scene?
1 supporters
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8
Does someone have an eating disorder?
25 supporters
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0
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11
Is there autism specific abuse?
31 supporters
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Yes
0
No
11
Yes
0
No
12
Noxious
Are there sudden loud noises?
19 supporters
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Yes
4
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0
Are there underwater scenes?
5 supporters
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5
Does a baby cry?
14 supporters
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Yes
9
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0
Is there shakey cam?
24 supporters
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3
No
6
2
makeanote
It's not very dramatic, but it happens throughout the film.
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Is there screaming?
7 supporters
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Yes
5
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0
Is there obscene language/gestures?
1 supporters
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Yes
3
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0
1
Cryptid_Crow
Yes, the cop lights flash.
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Paranoia
Is someone watched without knowing?
9 supporters
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Yes
6
No
0
Is the fourth wall broken?
6 supporters
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0
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4
Pregnancy
Is a baby stillborn?
17 supporters
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5
Is there childbirth?
14 supporters
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0
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9
Are there abortions?
13 supporters
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0
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11
1
There is a toddler
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Does someone miscarry?
17 supporters
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11
Does a pregnant person die?
10 supporters
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9
Prejudice
Are there fat jokes?
32 supporters
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0
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12
Does the black guy die first?
17 supporters
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Yes
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10
Are there homophobic slurs?
31 supporters
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Yes
1
No
7
Yes
0
No
9
Are there "Man in a dress" jokes?
21 supporters
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Yes
0
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7
Is there hate speech?
20 supporters
Yes
10
No
2
1
makeanote
Women are referred to as misogynistic slurs. Some of the villains are queer coded.
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Is a minority is misrepresented?
13 supporters
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Yes
5
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0
Yes
7
No
10
4
DavinJackson
Depends wether or not you think the bikers are gay coded
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3
makeanote
One character has a stutter which is played for humor. Someone is called a cr*pple. A grievously burned character is referred to as "a thing, not a person."
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Are there n-words?
21 supporters
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8
Is there aphobia?
12 supporters
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Yes
0
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3
Race
Is there blackface?
19 supporters
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Yes
0
No
4
Relationships
Is there a large age gap?
26 supporters
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Yes
0
No
6
Religious
Is religion discussed?
9 supporters
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0
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4
Are there demons or Hell?
8 supporters
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0
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4
Sex
Is there sexual content?
36 supporters
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Yes
16
No
0
Is someone sexually objectified?
25 supporters
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Yes
6
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0
Are there nude scenes?
26 supporters
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Yes
6
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0
Is there bestiality?
50 supporters
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6
Is there BDSM?
12 supporters
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1
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2
Does someone lose their virginity?
9 supporters
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4
Are there incestuous relationships?
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55 supporters
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10
Sexism
Yes
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5
Sickness
Does someone have a stroke?
7 supporters
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0
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5
Does someone have a chronic illness?
8 supporters
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Yes
0
No
4
Is there dementia/Alzheimer's?
17 supporters
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0
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4
Is someone terminally ill?
11 supporters
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0
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4
Social
Is someone homeless?
1 supporters
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Yes
0
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4
Are there anti-abortion themes?
22 supporters
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Yes
0
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5
Are there fat suits?
13 supporters
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Yes
0
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5
Is existentialism debated?
5 supporters
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4
Spoiler
Is Santa (et al) spoiled?
2 supporters
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8
Are there end credit scenes?
16 supporters
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3
Does it have a sad ending?
27 supporters
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Yes
14
No
0
Vehicular
Does a car crash?
11 supporters
Yes
21
No
0
2
Paci
The whole franchise revolves around car action scenes, most of them end up in a car crash
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Does a car honk or tires screech?
9 supporters
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Yes
5
No
0
Does a plane crash?
5 supporters
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Yes
0
No
13
Yes
16
No
0
1
Scribbly
Max's wife and child are run over by a gang on motorbikes.
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Violence
Is there a nuclear explosion?
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11
Is there blood/gore?
35 supporters
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14
No
0
Does someone drown?
10 supporters
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Yes
0
No
12
Is there gun violence?
12 supporters
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Yes
13
No
0