R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour

TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

More thrills and goosebumps for tough-skinned tweens.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 19 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 75 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 7+

Family friendly and spooky

I watched it with my 8 year old stepson. No bad language, sexual innuendos or violence. Scary enough for him to enjoy but mild enough to not give him nightmares. We had a lot of fun watching it together.
age 8+
This Show is not 13+, I say this show is 8+ because there is nothing sexual in this show nothing bad,This show is actually sending positive information,the stories have a lesson in them so you can really think about what your doing.

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