Manic

Movie • 2001  

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Lyle is filled with rage. After badly beating a classmate during a schoolyard fight, Lyle is committed to a juvenile mental institution in lieu of criminal prosecution. Inside the hospital, Lyle encounters a group of adolescents struggling with a variety of illnesses.
This movie contains 18 potentially triggering events.
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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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Not onscreen but attempts are mentioned
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Is an animal sad?
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Abuse
Is someone stalked?
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There is onscreen violence between a father and son
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Is someone gaslighted?
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Is a child abused?
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Addiction
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Characters smoke cigarettes and weed
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Is there addiction?
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Dr. Monroe (Don Cheadles character) is addicted to cigarettes
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Does someone abuse alcohol?
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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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Does someone struggle to breathe?
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Is there cannibalism?
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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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Does a head get squashed?
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Is there a hanging?
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There's a flashback of Lyle hitting someone in the head/face with a baseball bat and his teeth are bloody and damaged. It's brief but pretty gross
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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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Is there eye mutilation?
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Children
Does a kid die?
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Family
Is someone kidnapped?
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Does a parent die?
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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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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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Does someone spit?
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Is there audio gore?
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Law Enforcement
Is there copaganda?
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Medical
Is electro-therapy used?
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There's two or three instances where you see someone get injected with sedative
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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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The worst instance is when a guy reveals his arm that was under the table and it shows a fresh cut. Also- Self harm scars are shown a couple times and self harm is mentioned multiple times
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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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Noxious
Does a baby cry?
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The whole film is handheld and some scenes are especially shakey for effect
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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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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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A white character says the n word on multiple occasions because he's trying to be "gangster"
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Sex
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R*pe is mentioned several times and two characters make out.
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Are there incestuous relationships?
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Spoiler
Is Santa (et al) spoiled?
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I wouldn't say it's a happy ending.



Spoilers:
He escapes but he leaves his love interest, his child roommate is hospitalized, and his friend is arrested.
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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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There's blood from people getting beaten up and cut. A man also gets his throat slit- you don't see the action but you do see the bloody after
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Does someone drown?
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Is there gun violence?
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