Child's Play

Movie • 1988 • Horror  

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A single mother gives her son a beloved doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.
This movie contains 32 potentially triggering events.
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Does the dog die?
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Unanswered Triggers
Is an animal abandoned?
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Is an animal sad?
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Is rape mentioned?
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Are there abusive parents?
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Is there decapitation?
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Is there throat mutilation?
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Are there end credit scenes?
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Abandonment
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not by choice but andy does get taken away from his mom to be sent to a mental institution/hosptial
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Abuse
Is someone stalked?
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Is there domestic violence?
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liskoihminen
As usual in a horror movie, people do die, also women. At least one dies scared and suddenly, without having much of a possibility to stop it from happening.
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Cryptid_Crow
A child is repeatedly told that what they are experiencing isn't actually happening.
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Is someone abused with a belt?
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Is a child abused?
72 supporters
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LucienTaylor1
Not traditionally, but the whole concept of the movie is based on a child's toy putting him in life-threatening situations.
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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
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liskoihminen
A goldfish is kept in a small, empty-ish bowl.
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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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Are animals abused?
118 supporters
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MacabreHouse
there are no animals present in the film
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Is there a dead animal?
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Are rabbits harmed?
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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 alligators/crocodiles??
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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 someone drugged?
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Is there pedophilia?
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Is someone restrained?
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Yes
21
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5
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DanniHarper
A homeless man tries to assault the mother, but is stopped almost immediately
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Bodily Harm
Yes
16
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twitchywitchygirl
stabbing
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Yes
14
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1
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Buggyduckybug
The detective gets strangled by Chucky with car cables
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Is there cannibalism?
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Is someone crushed to death?
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DanniHarper
The Chucky doll is burned towards the end of the film and you hear and see them shouting in pain
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Is someone buried alive?
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Is there body horror?
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2
Is there amputation?
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twitchywitchygirl
Chucky's head, arm, and leg are shot off his body, not sure if this counts but limbs are lost
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Does a head get squashed?
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Is there Achilles Tendon injury?
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Is there a hanging?
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Does someone asphyxiate?
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Are any teeth damaged?
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Does someone become unconscious?
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Mehperson...
Via voodoo doll
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Does someone have a seizure?
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twitchywitchygirl
the detective is almost stabbed in the groin
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Is there finger/toe mutilation?
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Is someone tortured?
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Does someone fall down stairs?
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Jay17
A character falls to their death from an upper story window.
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liskoihminen
No, but a hammer does get dangerously close to an eye, but hits another spot right above it.
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Is someone stabbed?
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Is there excessive gore?
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Children
Is an infant abducted?
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Does a kid die?
31 supporters
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Camperer
Almost
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Is a minor sexualized?
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Creepy Crawly
Are there bedbugs?
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Death
Does someone sacrifice themselves?
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0
Technically, if you count Chucky.
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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
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twitchywitchygirl
Andy is lead by Chucky to a bus and leaves his school so Chucky can kill Eddie, not technically kidnapping but Andy is manipulated to go somewhere dangerous by himself
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Does a parent die?
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Jay17
Andy’s father has died before the events of the movie take place.
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Does someone cheat?
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Yes
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Brundlefly
Chunky is technically Andy’s toy doll
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Fear
Are there jumpscares?
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Mehperson...
If you consider the doll
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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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liskoihminen
There are at least dolls. Not completely sure if mannequins were present at the store where Andy's mother works.
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Gross
Does someone wet/soil themselves?
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Does someone vomit?
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twitchywitchygirl
just watched, it's safe
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Is someone eaten?
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Is there on-screen pooping?
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Does someone spit?
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twitchywitchygirl
a man is electrocuted and blood kinda drips out the side of his mouth
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Is there audio gore?
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Is there farting?
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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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twitchywitchygirl
cop depicted in a good light; helps defeat Chucky
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LGBTQ+
Is there deadnaming or birthnaming?
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3
Are there transphobic slurs?
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3
Yes
0
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3
Is an LGBT+ person outed?
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3
Is there bisexual cheating?
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Loss
Is a priceless artifact destroyed?
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3
Medical
Yes
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3
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LucienTaylor1
An old electroconvulsive therapy device was used to kill a doctor in the main character's hospital.
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Jay17
A doctor goes to use one but is interrupted.
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jcat
Unclear if scenes take place at an institution or in a hospital
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jcat
No procedures shown, but scenes do take place in a hospital. Functions essentially as jail for children.
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Does someone have cancer?
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Mental Health
Does someone suffer from PTSD?
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5
Does someone self harm?
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Is autism misrepresented?
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3
Is a mentally ill person violent?
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7
Is there D.I.D. misrepresentation?
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4
Yes
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5
Is there misophonia?
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6
Is there body dysphoria?
9 supporters
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2
Yes
3
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12
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Cryptid_Crow
There is zero body dysmorphia in this movie.
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8
Are there anxiety attacks?
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Yes
1
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twitchywitchygirl
Andy hides from Chucky in a closet briefly
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Does someone have an eating disorder?
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16
Is there autism specific abuse?
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13
Yes
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Noxious
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0
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doublehorror
A phone rings quite loudly at 21-22minute mark
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Does a baby cry?
14 supporters
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1
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5
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MacabreHouse
Not a baby but, there is a brief scene where the main kid starts crying
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Is there shakey cam?
24 supporters
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5
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jcat
No, but there are doll-POV shots that could have the same effect
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Is there screaming?
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3
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0
Is there obscene language/gestures?
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3
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0
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twitchywitchygirl
2 lightning sequences, easy to see coming
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Paranoia
Is the fourth wall broken?
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Pregnancy
Is a baby stillborn?
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5
Is there childbirth?
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Are there abortions?
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14
Are there babies or unborn children?
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6
Does someone miscarry?
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0
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16
Does a pregnant person die?
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16
Prejudice
Are there fat jokes?
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17
Yes
0
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19
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jcat
A black character does die, however
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Are there homophobic slurs?
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14
Yes
0
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15
Are there "Man in a dress" jokes?
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8
Is there hate speech?
21 supporters
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17
Is a minority is misrepresented?
13 supporters
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2
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2
Does an LGBT person die?
26 supporters
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17
Yes
1
No
17
Are there n-words?
21 supporters
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12
Is there aphobia?
13 supporters
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3
Race
Is there blackface?
19 supporters
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0
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3
Relationships
Is there a large age gap?
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5
Sex
Yes
9
No
8
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twitchywitchygirl
not much
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Is someone sexually objectified?
25 supporters
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Yes
6
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0
Are there nude scenes?
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6
Is there bestiality?
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5
Is there BDSM?
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3
Does someone lose their virginity?
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3
Are there incestuous relationships?
National Sexual Assault Hotline 800.656.4673
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17
Sexism
Yes
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7
Sickness
Does someone have a stroke?
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6
Does someone have a chronic illness?
8 supporters
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5
Is there dementia/Alzheimer's?
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5
Social
Yes
7
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0
1
georgiarose
background homeless people in the city
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Are there anti-abortion themes?
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3
Is existentialism debated?
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3
Spoiler
Is Santa (et al) spoiled?
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17
Does it have a sad ending?
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18
Vehicular
Does a car crash?
12 supporters
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15
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0
1
twitchywitchygirl
scene where cop is being terrorized by Chucky while driving, he crashes into several things
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Does a car honk or tires screech?
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5
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0
Does a plane crash?
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15
Is someone hit by a car?
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1
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15
Violence
Is there a nuclear explosion?
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17
Is there blood/gore?
37 supporters
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17
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1
3
Cryptid_Crow
Fairly mild amounts for a horror movie.
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Does someone drown?
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14
Is there gun violence?
13 supporters
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17
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0