DisneyNOW - Shows & Live TV

App review by Christy Matte, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Disney Channel faves plus branded games; lots of ads.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 4 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 10+

Dull, and better to use Hulu or Netflix for Disney than this

Content may vary on show or movie.
age 10+

No parental control; too many ads

I had to remove the DisneyNOW channel app because there was no way to limit it to Disney Junior only. My children are 7, 5, and 3, and the 7-year-old easily figured out how to change the profile settings to allow all content. There was no way to set up a password to block this. There is a lot of violent stuff on the DisneyXD part, such as superhero shows with lots of fighting, and we don't allow that for our kids. So I went back to the Disney Junior app, and removed DisneyNOW, and we have parental controls on our TV to prevent the kids from adding new channel apps. If Disney had better parental controls, I would get this channel app again. There are a lot of ads, but I don't mind that as much as I mind the violence of some of the programming.

This title has:

Too much violence

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