The Shallows

Movie • 2016 • Horror  

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When Nancy is surfing on a secluded beach, she finds herself on the feeding ground of a great white shark. Though she is stranded only 200 yards from shore, survival proves to be the ultimate test of wills, requiring all of Nancy's ingenuity, resourcefulness, and fortitude.
This movie contains 16 potentially triggering events.
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Does the dog die?
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hannahrose29
There is no dog.
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Is an animal abandoned?
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Is rape mentioned?
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Are there anti-abortion themes?
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Is there on-screen pooping?
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Is autism misrepresented?
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Is there blackface?
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Is a baby stillborn?
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Abuse
Is someone stalked?
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NickH
The main character is stalked by the shark throughout parts of the film. No humans stalk other humans though.
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Is there domestic violence?
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Is someone gaslighted?
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Is a child abused?
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Addiction
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Is there addiction?
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Does someone abuse alcohol?
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Animal
Were animals harmed in the making?
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Does a horse die?
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Does an animal die?
(besides a dog, cat or horse)
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Elaina
There's a sad scene where an injured whale is fed on by a shark
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Blitkun
A whale's corpse is very present in the film
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Does a cat die?
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Does a pet die?
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Does a dragon die?
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Are there spiders?
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Are there snakes?
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Are there sharks?
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Are there bugs?
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Assault
Is there pedophilia?
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Is someone restrained?
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Is someone sexually assaulted?
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Bodily Harm
Is there shaving/cutting?
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Does someone struggle to breathe?
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Is there cannibalism?
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Is someone crushed to death?
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Is someone burned alive?
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Is someone buried alive?
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Is there amputation?
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gem
Someone is shown on shore cut in half after being bitten by a shark
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Does a head get squashed?
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Is there a hanging?
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Are any teeth damaged?
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Does someone become unconscious?
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Does someone break a bone?
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Does someone have a seizure?
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Is there genital trauma/mutilation?
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Frith Iona De-Haan
She hits her foot against a stinging coral and there is a lot of blood shown
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Is someone tortured?
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Does someone fall to their death?
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Is there eye mutilation?
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emmiemcd
shows a lot of wounds, hard for me to watch as someone who’s sensitive to gore
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Children
Is an infant abducted?
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Does a kid die?
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Is a minor sexualized?
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Death
Does a non-human character die?
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Does someone die?
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Disability
Is the r-slur used?
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Drugs/Alcohol
Does someone overdose?
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Family
Is someone kidnapped?
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Does a parent die?
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Elaina
Not on screen but she comes to the island after her mother has passed away
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Does someone cheat?
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Is a child's toy destroyed?
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Fear
Are there jumpscares?
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Is someone possessed?
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Are there ghosts?
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Are there clowns?
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Are there natural bodies of water?
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Are there razors?
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Is there a shower scene?
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Gross
Does someone wet/soil themselves?
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Does someone vomit?
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neffydance
yes, she’s even eating a hermit crab, as she’s stranded on a rock with no food. immediately happens super graphic v*. seagull proceeds to eat the sick and the character is seen wiping the v* off the rock and wiping her mouth. so so gross. no time stamps, im sorry. it happened when she wakes up and looks around for food.:)
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Is someone eaten?
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Does someone spit?
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Is there audio gore?
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Large-scale Violence
Are there 9/11 depictions?
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Law Enforcement
Is there copaganda?
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LGBTQ+
Is there deadnaming or birthnaming?
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Medical
Is electro-therapy used?
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neffydance
SPOILERS the main character gets bitten by a shark and is seen attempting to sew her leg up again.
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Is there a mental institution scene?
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Is there a hospital scene?
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Druklet
In flashbacks we learn that Nancy's mother died from cancer.
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Mental Health
Does someone suffer from PTSD?
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Does someone self harm?
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Is a mentally ill person violent?
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emet0ph0bic
eating of a live crab. also vomits after and sounds yucky. skip when you see a crab on the rock
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Is there body dysmorphia?
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Are there anxiety attacks?
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Is there a claustrophobic scene?
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Does someone have an eating disorder?
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Is there autism specific abuse?
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Noxious
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emet0ph0bic
lots of gunshots and splashing. could be alarming to some
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Does a baby cry?
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Frith Iona De-Haan
At the start a kid finds camera footage and it’s played again in the middle of the movie
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emet0ph0bic
at the very end 1 f bomb is dropped. right before she shoots the shark she says “ fuck you”
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Are there flashing lights or images?
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Paranoia
Is the fourth wall broken?
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Pregnancy
Is there childbirth?
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Are there abortions?
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Are there babies or unborn children?
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Does someone miscarry?
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Does a pregnant person die?
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Prejudice
Are there fat jokes?
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Does the black guy die first?
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Are there homophobic slurs?
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Are there "Man in a dress" jokes?
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Is there hate speech?
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Does an LGBT person die?
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Are there n-words?
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Relationships
Is there a large age gap?
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Sex
Is there sexual content?
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Is someone sexually objectified?
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Are there nude scenes?
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Are there incestuous relationships?
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Sexism
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Sickness
Does someone have a stroke?
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Social
Is someone homeless?
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Spoiler
Is Santa (et al) spoiled?
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Does it have a sad ending?
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Vehicular
Does a car crash?
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Does a plane crash?
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Is someone hit by a car?
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Violence
Is there a nuclear explosion?
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Is there blood/gore?
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Does someone drown?
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emet0ph0bic
nancy shoots the shark at the end of the movie
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