The Fall

TV Show • 2013 •   

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When the Police Service of Northern Ireland are unable to close a case after 28 days, Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson of the Metropolitan Police Service is called in to review the case. Under her new leadership, the local detectives must track down and stop a serial killer who is terrorising the city of Belfast.
This tv show contains 46 potentially triggering events.
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Your Triggers
Does the dog die?
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Unanswered Triggers
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IndigoBlue14
No, but there is sexually motivated violent assault and murder that is potentially very triggering.
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Were animals harmed in the making?
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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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Is there genital trauma/mutilation?
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Is a woman brutalized for spectacle?
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Are rabbits harmed?
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Abuse
Is someone stalked?
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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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Paul pins Katie to the floor when he is trying to take back something that belongs to him.

Katie could be seen as been groomed by Paul in general.

Paul leaves Katie tied to a bed in a hotel.

Paul also performs sexual acts on himself to Katie on video chat while she is 15/16.
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Addiction
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S1
 E2
someone snorts cocaine in the bathroom
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Is there addiction?
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letterboxer
referenced, someone is chewing nicotine gum
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Irandill
Throughout season 3
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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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gayle
not shown but mentioned that a female victim had a cat then the killer says not to bother looking for it because they are worthless. His daughter gets a kitten later, but its kept at her grandmothers, no other animals
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Does a pet die?
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IndigoBlue14
It is implied the victim's cat was also killed.
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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 there pedophilia?
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IndigoBlue14
The killer sexually objectifies and is very creepy towards a 15 year old girl.
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Is rape mentioned?
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1
Throughout the show, but sexually in S02E02.
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Irandill
Not on screen, and killer never sexually assaults, though it's heavily suggested there's a strong sexual element to the crimes as well as stories of child sexual abuse
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IndigoBlue14
Extensive, to stop her screaming.
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Bodily Harm
Is there shaving/cutting?
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a women is strangled and can be heard struggling for breath
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Is there cannibalism?
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Is someone burned alive?
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Someone is left alive trapped in a car
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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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Rafilo
season 3, final episode (suicide, both the act and the body are shown)
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Does someone asphyxiate?
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Are any teeth damaged?
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Jacks0n
In the last episode a mans shoulder is broken.
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Does someone have a seizure?
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Is there finger/toe mutilation?
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Is someone tortured?
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LinnR
a character has a dream in which he falls to his death from a high building but he wakes up right after falling, you don’t see them hit the ground but it might still be upsetting
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Is there eye mutilation?
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Children
Does a kid die?
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IndigoBlue14
Also mentioned in the first episode, the death of a child of meningitis before the start of the program.
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Is a minor sexualized?
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Family
Is someone kidnapped?
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Does a parent die?
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gayle
many of the characters lost parents to care wrecks, disease or suicide. The main character dies and he does have kids
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Does someone cheat?
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Irandill
A child's favourite necklace is thrown away
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Fear
Are there jump scares?
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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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Is there a shower scene?
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Gross
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Jacks0n
Implied but could still be distressing.
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Does someone vomit?
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aimee.grice
9.40 ish in s3e1 whilst he has breathing equipment on him.
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Does someone spit?
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Is there audio gore?
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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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Is there a hospital scene?
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Does someone have cancer?
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Mental Health
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LinnR
in season 3 katie cuts her arm
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Is a mentally ill person violent?
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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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Rafilo
season 3, final episode: suicide by asphyxiation/strangulation, both the act and the body are shown.
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Noxious
Is there shakey cam?
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Are there flashing lights or images?
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Pregnancy
Is there childbirth?
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Are there abortions?
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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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5
Are there homophobic slurs?
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1
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Jacks0n
A character in the show isn’t called any slurs but is referred to negatively as Jewish or by being Jewish
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Is there hate speech?
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IndigoBlue14
Against Catholics.
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Does an LGBT person die?
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Are there n-words?
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Sex
Is there sexual content?
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Are there incestuous relationships?
National Sexual Assault Hotline 800.656.4673
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5
Spoiler
Is Santa (et al) spoiled?
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5
Does it have a sad ending?
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Vehicular
Does a car crash?
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gayle
a few are spoken about, and there is one in a dream segment
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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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3
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gayle
its attempted
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Is there gun violence?
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