Parents' Guide to

12 oz. Mouse

By Lucy Maher, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 16+

Bizarre, booze-steeped cartoon for adults. Pass.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 10+

Based on 9 parent reviews

age 8+

12 Oz Mouse? Count me in!

It is appropriate for mature 7 year olds, however some characters do bad things. But, with parental guidance, this show is very entertaining and exciting for older children. - a 16 year old

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age 6+

Not bad

12 oz mouse is really good for a TV show. My mom lets me watch season 3 and only season 3. Its great as long as you dont watch season 1 and 2.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much swearing

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (9 ):
Kids say (28 ):

The show's animation is crude at best; the characters have limited motion and make the South Park kids look like carefully drawn masterpieces. But even top-of-the-line 3D computer graphics wouldn't hide the fact that Fitz (voiced by Matt Maiellaro) is an anarchist who obeys no one and that his best buddies are a ruthless bully, a giant eyeball with legs, and a police officer who's often high on pot.

Like many Adult Swim shows, 12 oz. Mouse strings together random scenes that seem to have little continuity. What viewers can count on are scenes involving guns, excessive drinking, and Fitz's bitter rants -- in other words, not exactly kid-friendly stuff. Parents with teens who are interested in watching should preview an episode or two before letting them tune in on their own.

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