TV review by Joyce Slaton, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Graphic Hannibal Lecter retread is compelling and dark.

NBC Drama 2013

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 27 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 59 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 17+

It's.... a lot

The show and story line are very good, and very entertaining. The show is honestly really well done, however there's a lot of more mature themes of like psychological manipulation and stuff like that, which isn't too scary, but still could be disturbing for younger teens. The biggest deterrent for watching this show is definitely the magnitude and sheer amount of graphic gore. Like, they don't hide a n y t h i n g, and that's about all I can say without spoilers. This show made me go vegetarian for a bit and I cannot eat any kind of pork now. Anyway, 10/10 interesting plot. :)

This title has:

Too much violence
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age 17+

fantastic but beware of gore

This show is fantastic, very well done. It is however very gory and the gore is detailed and realistic which can be difficult to stomach, the gore however is only one part of the show if needed scared viewers can cover their eyes and still be able to enjoy and follow the plot. I would not recommend allowing your children to watch this, or at least not without ample warning and supervision.

This title has:

Too much violence

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