And the Band Played On

Movie • 1993 • Drama  

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The story of the discovery of the AIDS epidemic and the political infighting of the scientific community hampering the early fight with it.
This movie contains 4 potentially triggering events.
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Does the dog die?
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Unanswered Triggers
Are animals abused?
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Experiments are done on animals to research AIDS but the animals are not seen ever it is just mentioned
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Does an animal die?
(besides a dog, cat or horse)
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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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There are mentions of animal testing but no dead animals.
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Does someone vomit?
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Someone vomits blood in the opening scene
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Is an animal abandoned?
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Abuse
Is a child abused?
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Addiction
Does someone abuse alcohol?
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Animal
Does a horse die?
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Does a cat die?
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Does a dragon die?
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Assault
Is someone sexually assaulted?
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Bodily Harm
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A surgery is shown on screen and up close
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People are sick and coughing, but no strangulation or anything like that.
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Is there cannibalism?
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There are multiple flashbacks to bodies being burned in a mass grave but they are not alive.
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Is someone buried alive?
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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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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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Not excessive, all blood was in service of the narrative and showing the effects of Ebola and then AIDS.
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Family
Is someone kidnapped?
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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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Gross
Does someone spit?
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People are sick and spit on accident.
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Law Enforcement
Is there copaganda?
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Medical
Is electro-therapy used?
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Are needles/syringes used?
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Is there a mental institution scene?
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A lot of this film takes place in hospital or science lab scenes
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Multiple people develop cancer and AIDS (before it's given a name) is referred to as gay cancer.
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Mental Health
Is there autism specific abuse?
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Noxious
Does a baby cry?
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Paranoia
Is the fourth wall broken?
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Pregnancy
Is a baby stillborn?
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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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Prejudice
Are there fat jokes?
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Is there hate speech?
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Does an LGBT person die?
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Sex
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Nothing shown but sex is talked about from a clinical perspective.
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Are there incestuous relationships?
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Spoiler
Is Santa (et al) spoiled?
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This is a very emotional and sad film about real life events that still affect people today. A lot of people were lost due to negligence and it's emotional.
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Vehicular
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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There is blood but no gore.
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Does someone drown?
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