Distribution Partners

Common Sense is proud to partner with the following companies that support the distribution of our content to millions of families and homes across the world.

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Amazon FreeTime Unlimited is an all-in-one subscription service that gives kids access to thousands of kid-friendly books, movies, TV shows, educational apps, and games. Kids can enjoy hundreds of hours of fun with ad-free radio stations and playlists, Audible books, and a growing list of premium kid's skills available on compatible Echo devices.

About our partnership: All content available on Amazon FreeTime and FreeTime Unlimited is reviewed using a blend of input from Common Sense Media, Amazon FreeTime team members, and the content publisher to ensure age-appropriateness. Common Sense Media content is available in FreeTime Unlimited's Parent Dashboard, powering discussion cards. Through the Parent Dashboard, parents also get access to easy-to-use parental controls that allow them to find the right balance between education and entertainment. Parents can personalize screen-time limits, set educational goals, filter for age-appropriate content, and manage web browsing and content usage based on their preferences.

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Apple revolutionized personal technology with the introduction of the Macintosh in 1984. Today, Apple leads the world in innovation with the iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch, and Apple TV. Apple's platforms provide seamless experiences across all Apple devices and empower people with breakthrough services.

About our partnership: Common Sense Media's age-based ratings and reviews for movies and TV shows are accessible through the fourth-generation Apple TV, as well as via the TV App (available for iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV). To access the ratings, select a title and find our age rating at the top. Scroll down to "ratings and reviews" to find more review details.

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AT&T is bringing it all together, helping people mobilize their worlds with advanced mobile services, next-generation TV, and high-speed internet services.

About our partnership: AT&T and Common Sense have worked together in a variety of capacities related to digital citizenship for several years. We collaborated on a student-produced film initiative, There's a Soul Behind That Screen, by providing trusted resources for families to address digital citizenship at home. Common Sense digital literacy and digital citizenship resources help empower AT&T customers and families across the nation in selected AT&T stores and via online portals such as ScreenReady and Digital You. In 2017, AT&T funded the development of the Common Sense News & Media Literacy Toolkit that continues empowering educators across the country.

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Circle is redefining how families connect by providing smart and simple-to-use tools that help families bring balance to their connected lives. Circle's flagship product, branded as Circle with Disney, is a hardware device that pairs with in-home Wi-Fi and is managed through a free iOS or Android app. Circle helps parents stay informed about their kids' online activities and manage screen time on connected devices, including smartphones, tablets, computers, and gaming consoles. Circle gives parents the ability to filter content, set time limits, set a bedtime, and Pause the Internet™. Each user's profile and settings can be completely customized based on age and parents' preferences. Additionally, parents can add Circle Go to manage their family's mobile devices on any network.

About our partnership: Common Sense Media's trusted resources and advice about digital media are available on MeetCircle.com and through email and social media channels to help kids thrive in the digital world.

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Comcast Corporation is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is the nation's largest video, high-speed internet, and phone provider for residential customers under the Xfinity brand and provides those services to businesses.

About our partnership: Common Sense Media's ratings and reviews of movies and TV shows are accessible within Comcast's X1 Entertainment System Program Guide. To access them from within the guide, click "info" on a particular title for our age rating, and click "parental guide" to get our detailed review. Our age ratings also power filtering of kids' content within Kids Zone on X1. Our ratings and reviews also can be accessed on Xfinity.com and the Xfinity Stream app available online, via phones, and via tablets. Our video movie reviews and parent tip videos can be accessed in the On Demand section within X1 and legacy. Our parent media and technology advice is accessible on the Xfinity.com home page. Comcast proudly airs our PSAs.

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Cox Communications is a broadband communications and entertainment company providing advanced digital video, internet, telephone, home-security, and automation services over its own nationwide IP network. The third-largest U.S. cable TV company, Cox serves approximately 6 million residences and businesses. Cox Media is a full-service provider of national and local cable-spot and digital-media advertising.

About our partnership: Common Sense Media's age-based ratings and reviews are integrated within their Contour 2 platform, and video movie reviews and parent tip videos can be found in the On Demand section, which Cox highlights through its continuous barker loop. Cox also proudly airs our PSAs.

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DirecTV is one of the world's leading providers of digital television entertainment services. As part of AT&T, DirecTV delivers a premium video experience through state-of-the-art technology and reliable coverage across all devices, unmatched programming, and industry-leading customer service to more than 20 million customers in the U.S.
 
About our partnership: Common Sense Media's ratings and reviews of movies and TV shows are accessible within DirecTV's Interactive Program Guide. Our ratings and reviews also can be accessed on DirecTV.com and through the DirecTV app. Our video movie reviews and parent tip videos can be accessed in the On Demand section. DirecTV proudly airs our PSAs.

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Fandango, the nation's leading moviegoer destination, sells tickets to nearly 20,000 screens across the country. Fandango entertains and informs consumers with reviews, commentary, celebrity interviews, and trailers and offers the ability to quickly select a film, plan where and when to see it, and conveniently buy tickets in advance. Fandango is enjoyed by more than 41 million online and mobile visitors per month. Fandango is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

About our partnership: Common Sense Media's ratings and reviews of movies are accessible at Fandango.com under the Movie Reviews tab.

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Kaleidescape is the best content source to power an immersive home-cinema experience. The company designs and manufactures industry-leading movie players and servers and provides the finest films from all the major studios. Kaleidescape is the only online source of full-fidelity movies, featuring audio and video quality that takes advantage of the capabilities of modern home theaters.

About our partnership: Common Sense Media's ratings and reviews, as well as family-friendly video reviews of movies and TV shows, are available under the Synopsis tab in Kaleidescape's user interface.

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Movies Anywhere lets you seamlessly store your favorite movies in one place so you can watch them when and where you want. There's no subscription fee ever. You only pay for the movies you purchase. Movies can be imported from iTunes, Amazon Prime Video, Vudu, Xfinity, Google Play, Microsoft Movies & TV, and FandangoNow.

About our partnership: Common Sense Media's ratings and reviews of movies are accessible within the Reviews section in Movies Anywhere.

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NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks, and a suite of leading internet-based businesses. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

About our partnership: NBCUniversal proudly airs Common Sense Media's PSAs, including our #DeviceFreeDinner PSA, which was first aired during the 2016 Olympics. Also, our experts have consulted on NBCUniversal's The More You Know PSAs.

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Netflix is the world's leading internet entertainment service with 139 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries, and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen.

About our partnership: Common Sense Media's ratings and reviews of movies and TV shows are accessible on Netflix.com and can be found within the details section of the particular title's overview page.

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Spectrum
 is a TV platform from Charter Communications, an American cable telecommunications company that offers their services to consumers and businesses under the branding of Spectrum. With its acquisition of Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks, Charter Communications is now the second-largest cable operator in the United States, providing services to over 25 million customers.

About our partnership: Common Sense Media's ratings and reviews for movies & TV shows are available in the Spectrum guide and app released in early 2016. Our video reviews and parent tip videos are available in the Spectrum "On Demand" section.

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Target Corporation
, based in Minneapolis, serves guests at more than 1,800 stores and at Target.com.

About our partnership: Our ratings and reviews are accessible on Target.com under the parental information tab for movie and TV shows, DVDs, video games, and books. Our curated lists are also used to promote topical titles on Target.com.

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Verizon
is a global leader delivering innovative communications and technology solutions that improve the way customers live, work, and play.

About our partnership: Our robust ratings and reviews power the Parental Guide for movies and TV shows in Verizon Fios TV. Verizon Fios TV delivers unparalleled picture quality to its customers with its fiber-optic network. Common Sense Media's reviews and in-depth information help parents and families make smart media decisions when choosing movie and TV programming in Fios TV.