Canal

Movie • 2014 • Horror  

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He came from the city and is trying to fit in the countryside – Alentejo. His life is dedicated to picking raspberries, hunting and taking swims in the canal. She is passing through and comes from the world he wanted to leave behind. One day they meet and their attraction is immediate. But their natures prevail over all else: she is free and he's a hunter.
This movie contains 11 potentially triggering events.
Your Triggers
Does the dog die?
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Unanswered Triggers
Does a pet die?
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Were animals harmed in the making?
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Is there pedophilia?
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Is a minor sexualized?
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Is there excessive gore?
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Is an animal abandoned?
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Is there bestiality?
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Is an animal sad?
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Abuse
Is someone stalked?
21 supporters
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A man follows his wife when he suspects that she is cheating on him
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There are several depictions of men killing their wives and/or children, and references to women killing their children
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Is a child abused?
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Addiction
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fraisierdesbois
The nanny smokes a pot in her bedroom
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Is there addiction?
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fraisierdesbois
A character drinks too much alcohol at a party
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Animal
Does a horse die?
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Does an animal die?
(besides a dog, cat or horse)
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Are animals abused?
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Is there a dead animal?
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Does a cat 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 bugs?
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Assault
Is someone sexually assaulted?
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Bodily Harm
Is there shaving/cutting?
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Two different brief scenes that show people drowning. Several scenes that briefly show people being choked.
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Is there cannibalism?
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soravanitas
It is mentioned that a woman set her house on fire and her child died inside, but it is not shown.
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Is someone buried alive?
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Is there amputation?
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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 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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Is there finger/toe mutilation?
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Is someone tortured?
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Does someone fall to their death?
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There's a single-frame image of an eye being sliced, as a reference to the short film Un Chien Andalou
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Children
Does a kid die?
31 supporters
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Several depictions of children being murdered, and one being killed semi-accidentally, semi-deliberately
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Family
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Nobody is kidnapped, but a woman and child are dragged into a cupboard and locked inside against their will
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Does a parent die?
12 supporters
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Several parents die or are shown being murdered throughout the film, and it's a major theme
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Does someone cheat?
13 supporters
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A major theme of the film. A man's wife is cheating on him, he follows her, and witnesses her having sex with her boyfriend. Lots of discussion, turmoil, references to it, and descriptions of it
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Is a child's toy destroyed?
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Fear
Are there jumpscares?
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It's strongly implied that a man's actions are supernaturally out of his control because of rituals that were performed in and around his house in the past
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Are there ghosts?
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A man frequently sees visions of shadowy figures, other people, and sometimes monstrous versions of people who have died
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Are there clowns?
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fraisierdesbois
Yes, there is one around 25:15. Did people actually pay attention to the film?
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Gross
Does someone vomit?
64 supporters
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A man vomits multiple times after seeing something disturbing to him
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Is there audio gore?
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fraisierdesbois
Vomiting sounds, screams.
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Medical
Is electro-therapy used?
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Are needles/syringes used?
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There's a spoken reference to someone needing to go to a hospital for help with their mental health
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Does someone have cancer?
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Mental Health
Does someone self harm?
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Is there body dysmorphia?
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There's a scene where two people are locked in a cupboard but are quickly released, a scene where people are running or crawling through pipes, and an underwater scene. The claustrophobia isn't a main focus of the horror of these scenes
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Does someone have an eating disorder?
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Is there autism specific abuse?
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A man drowns by supernatural means, and because the film questions whether his visions are real or not, it implies that it might be deliberate. A boy deliberately opens a car door so that he will be killed on the road
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Noxious
Is there shakey cam?
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fraisierdesbois
There are several scenes with a shakey cam, particularly when the characters are running
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fraisierdesbois
There are, right at the beginning and every time a film is played at the theater where one of the characters works. Not sure why someone voted "no".
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Pregnancy
Is there childbirth?
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leh
A scene depicts a dead woman giving birth, with a very clear shot of her vulva expelling liquid and then the baby (also deceased) emerging and being held
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Are there abortions?
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Does someone miscarry?
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A man is told that his wife, who has just died, was pregnant. There is a later scene in which she is a living corpse and she is shown giving birth to the baby
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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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A man tells a woman that she is a "whore"
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Does an LGBT person die?
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Are there n-words?
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Sex
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leh
Several scenes showing partially-clothed or nude couples having sex
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Are there incestuous relationships?
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Spoiler
Is Santa (et al) spoiled?
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leh
Everyone dies, but it is implied that they are supernaturally reunited
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Vehicular
Does a car crash?
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Does a plane crash?
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Not shown, but a child deliberately opens a car door and falls outside of it, dying as a result
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Violence
Is there a nuclear explosion?
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Is there blood/gore?
39 supporters
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leh
Blood is shown periodically, mostly on garments. Some scenes involving stabbing with blood shown. There is a scene in which a living corpse excretes black liquid through its vulva and gives birth to a deceased baby.
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Does someone drown?
11 supporters
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leh
A woman drowns in a canal and is shown being pulled out of it, with discussion about the drowning. Her drowning is shown later in the film. There is also another drowning shown.
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Is there gun violence?
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