Parents' Guide to

Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!

By Deirdre Sheppard, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 5+

Scoob and the gang are on the case! Families AOK.

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Community Reviews

age 5+

Based on 19 parent reviews

age 4+

Childhood Classic!

Scooby Doo Where Are You is a classic cartoon that is funny and it has no swearing and its great for little kids and adults and it has no adult jokes. I remember waking up and wanting to watch Scooby Doo Where Are You everyday when I was little. I wish Cartoon Network would air these more!
age 18+

Great documentary

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (19 ):
Kids say (32 ):

This is a smart, funny, adventurous series that will always be a classic. Some younger kids might not have the attention span to follow the story from start to finish. But Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! is a great pick for kids in elementary school who want to feel older by watching a program about teenagers.

Well-rounded humor is by far the show's best quality: There's a laugh for everyone, and kids will love how Scooby always runs away from trouble. What's more, the questionable boy-girl behavior often seen in other shows (especially when the characters are teens) doesn't exist in Scooby-Doo. It's implied that Daphne and Freddy are boyfriend and girlfriend, but beyond the occasional tilt of the head or hand on the shoulder, there's nothing sexual or even remotely romantic about their behavior. Overall, interaction between the sexes is strictly platonic.

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