Netflix

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

age 8+

Lots of great kids' media with layered parent controls.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 21 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 92 reviews

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age 2+

Christian perspective of Netflix

Netflix is perhaps one of the better known streaming services of this day and age. Because of that, it has the potential to greatly influence and impact hundreds of thousands of people. While Netflix does include quite a few good movies and shows, such as inspirational films like "God's Not Dead", or wholesome family friendly shows such as "One Day at a Time," "Gilmore Girls," or "The Great British Baking Show," it also streams some that are morally questionable, and as Christians, that should be objectionable to us, such as the animated series "Big Mouth." Immoral shows and movies most commonly violate the media key of Human Dignity. This is because most shows that are immoral are objectionable because they in some way or another objectify and de-humanize people, whether that be through obscenity, or gratuitous violence. This is wrong, since every human has dignity, and should never be portrayed as merely an object. At the same time, though, Netflix has many movies and shows that do uphold the dignity of the person, which is a good thing. So when browsing Netflix, looking for something to watch, its important to remember the key of attitude awareness, and really consider exactly what message (good or bad) a certain movie or show is trying to give. In this way, we can be aware of, and avoid, any immoral messages, but also, if we are really looking at something closely, we can see and appreciate aspects of beauty, truth, and goodness that may be present in a movie or show. These things should always be present in, and emphasized in, every piece of media that is created.
age 2+

Good But ?

This is a very great but if you don't have controls of TV-MA or TV-14 kids can Look At anything Like bojack horeman TV-MA tuca & birte TV-MA

This title has:

Easy to play/use
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

App Details

  • Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
  • Pricing structure: Free to try (monthly subscription ranges from $8.99 - $15.99.)
  • Release date: April 13, 2020
  • Category: Entertainment
  • Publisher: Netflix, Inc.
  • Version: 12.27.0
  • Minimum software requirements: iOS 12.0 or later, Android 5.0 and up
  • Last updated: September 16, 2021

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