TV review by Will Wade, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Fresh take on legendary wizard is fun, if not truly magical.

NBC, Syfy Drama 2009

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 57 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 121 reviews

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age 10+

The perfect series

I'll echo that it is is difficult to find a series for an 11 yo and his parents to equally enjoy. Merlin delivers stunning sets and costumes; nuanced and psychologically complex relationships; fantasy and stellar actors. Its the benchmark for our family's choices and we hope to see more like it.

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Great messages
Great role models
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age 10+

Something for the whole family

It's hard to find a series that will interest me, a 10 year old, my husband and my mother. This was an easy one for all of us to watch.
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