The Old Man

TV review by Matt Cabral, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Gripping thriller has great performances, gritty violence.

FX Action 2022

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age 14+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 12+

Excellent spy thriller

Some quite violent fight scenes, but well crafted, if you know what I mean? So far no sex scenes or nudity to offend.(episode 3). Intriguing view into political actions on the ground, behind the news soundbites. Things are not always as they seem. Strong female characters, and some interesting twists. Could stretch it to say the main character is a positive depiction of aging ( if a little on the murderous side! 😊). Great acting from some top actors.
age 15+

Smart Writing and Strong Characters

This is one of the best new shows I have seen in awhile. The writing and acting were very strong and the story unfolds with twists and turns all the way through. It is about an old CIA opperation that has resurfaced after 30 years. There is a lot of fighting violence and shooting that often results in death but not too much gore. There are a handful of F*** and Sh** in each episode.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing

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