The Good Place

TV Show • 2016 • Comedy  Report
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KayLyn
In season 2 episode 4 "existential crisis" Eleanor's childhood dog dies by suffocating to death in a hot car. It is not shown on camera but it is explained in excruciating detail.
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Leviticus Spratt
A dog is kicked into the sun
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(besides a dog, cat or horse)
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nodeaddogs
A snail gets crushed. It isn’t shown but the sounds and the person’s reaction are both pretty upsetting
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al.ras
A dog is kicked into the sun, but no suffering or anything shown
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quietthankyou
no, but brief mention of a dogfighting ring
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There’s a sort of demented looking pony creature accidentally created when a character’s sketch comes to life in the final season; Janet has to put it to sleep. This does not happen on camera.
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bookshelfimprobable
No, although in season 2 (spoilers) there is discussion between two of the characters of a torture plot in which one character would accidentally kill another character's cat. It's not in graphic detail and is very quick.
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EN
(I think two?) giant ladybugs appear at the end of episode one
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Caitlin Jenkins
There's a giant ladybird in 1/2 scenes.
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mileswernham
when theyre getting their spirit animals there is a giant python, i'd skip this part if youre uncomfortable with snakes.
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nodeaddogs
Mindy Sinclair’s addiction to cocaine is mentioned many times
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nodeaddogs
Mindy Sinclair discusses cocaine a lot
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nodeaddogs
Eleanor is shown to be drunk in a few scenes.
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Kathryn Gainor
Spoiler: They are being tortured in the afterlife/earth the entire series, but it is comical.
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telepathy
it's not graphic or gory in any way, but in season 2 episode 5 Janet's thumb comes off while she's giving a thumbs up
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nodeaddogs
There’s a mention of “eye corkscrews” as a torture method, but it isn’t shown and I think it’s only mentioned once
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MajaLouiseVesterdorfLange
Some people are hit by a trolley car (more than once), and although we see them only before they're hit, considering the amount of blood and "matter" that's splattered all over the driver every time he hits them, I'm sure their heads are squashed by the impact.
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Arlo
It is just mentioned.
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telepathy
In season 3 episode 8 there is a scene where Eleanor's teeth (and hair) fall out after seeing memories of the afterlife
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Does a kid die?
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JohnCena
There’s a flashback of when Eleanor’s father died and she attended his funeral, S2E4
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lillianm
But there is a point when several characters look like another character, so it kind of looks like they're inhabiting her body.
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Crow75
Janet appears out of nowhere which frequently causes some characters to be 'jump-scared', but I think there are no jumpscares directed atthe audience.
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bookshelfimprobable
There's a clown corner" in Eleanor's home in The Good Place which features paintings of clowns, as well as a scene in season 2 in which a clown is briefly shown in the middle of a montage.
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nodeaddogs
Bad Janet farts a LOT.
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pinstriipe
There are many mentions of vomit, and Janet is shown to vomit pennies in season 2 episode 6. It's very comical, however, so it might be less triggering than you'd expect *SPOILERS FOR MENTIONS OF VOMIT BELOW* -------------------------------- -------------------------------- -------------------------------- -------------------------------- -------------------------------- -------------------------------- -------------------------------- -------------------------------- -------------------------------- In the first episode, Eleanor's image of pure joy is "people puking on rollercoasters"; Jason lost an eating contest, but won a puking contest; In season 2 episode 5, during a therapy session, Janet spits up a frog
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annameow
S2E5: In The Trolley Problem episode, Michael then takes Elenor and Chidi to a hospital and does another morality test where he has to talk to families of sick patients. This is brief and I do not remember any medical equipment being shown up close.
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Rainbowe2026
Jason's mother is mentioned to have cancer in episode 8 of season 4.
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pdkoelewijn
Someones face gets covered in needles. You don't see them getting put in though, and only for a short time
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telepathy
Chidi, one of the main characters, has anxiety and is often shown panicking
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hyperjenb
Jason gets trapped inside a safe and I believe we see a few scenes inside this safe. This is how he dies.
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sorryboutit
Season 2 episode 6, Janet malfunctions and asks Michael to kill her. She doesn't kill herself but does use suicidal language. Season 4 episode 5, Derek reboots himself and uses suicidal language
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sorryboutit
Tahani has a strained relationship with her sister because of their parent's gaslighting
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sorryboutit
S1E1: 19 minutes in for 2 minutes there are flashing lights S2E3: when Tahani learns about her death it was in a club with some flashing lights in the background
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Ashli Penrose
The is no s*x but after s*x cuddling at the end of Season 2 along with Janet's bf. Also just Mindy St. Claire in general.
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akoifish
In one episode, a man assaults a woman and grabs her b*****s
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Are there incestuous relationships?
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EN
People don't really take Chidi's anxiety seriously/just see it as a problem and frequently make him make decisions that they themselves could easily make even though they know he struggles with that. On several occasions characters try to "cure" him that way
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YourDoom
Since this is a show about the afterlife, all of the characters have died. However, we have no way of knowing what order they died in, as it is never specified. Also, given that many events can, unbeknownst to those on Earth, have happened before events that happened before them (due to Jeremy Bearimy), what does "first" mean, anyway?
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EN
The people from the bad place do a "Karaoke" thing with the Nixon tapes and it plays an antisemitic line.
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JCHall110
Janet, who is a genderless being, is frequently referred to as a girl, and every time corrects the other person by saying "Not a girl", to the point where it is a running joke in the show.
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bookshelfimprobable
The characters are dead to begin with. The main character, Eleanor is heavily coded as bisexual, as well as a few background LGBT characters. None of the deaths spoken about are hate crimes or traumatic as LGBT deaths usually are. Technically, LGBT people die, but not outside of the main plot of the show.
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Pikkles
The main character makes jokes at the expense of fat people, including saying they don't belong in heaven, near the beginning of the series
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anypebble
There is a scene in season 1 where portions of the Nixon Tapes are played, including antisemitic content. The demons of the Bad Place who are acting as demons are also consistently sexist and misogynistic, which may bother some people to varying degrees.
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SelenaGrandville
The show has not yet ended, as its final season is on hiatus.
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meganlambert1998
During Season 2: Episode 5, The Trolley Problem", dozens of people are hit by a trolley throughout several crashes. This often is gorey and includes flying body parts. (Obviously, trolleys aren't cars, but this is similar enough that I believe it falls in the same category.)
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scoot
As a child Eleanor was extremely neglected to the point where for her birthday she had her parents sign emancipation papers
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annameow
S2E5: Michael takes Chidi through a simulation of the trolley problem. This trolley crashes into people and there is use of blood.
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bathyspherehat
It's in the context of a first person shooter being played by Jianyu, but it could still be triggering for people with gun violence trauma (it was for me).
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akoifish
Jason dies by suffocation, but this is not seen. And Michael has trouble breathing during anxiety attacks
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Ashli Penrose
The episode The Trolley Problem" has quite a bit of obvious gore.
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