Parents' Guide to

Acapulco

By Marty Brown, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Charming resort dramedy features alcohol, marijuana.

TV Apple TV+ Comedy 2021
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Apple+ seems to have realized viewers' need for what used to be a backhanded compliment: feel-good television. Acapulco is wildly different from breakout hit Ted Lasso, but it's compelling for many of the same reasons. The characters are likable, even when in conflict, because they care genuinely for others. The resort comedy is arguably even more ambitious, focusing on Mexican culture in a way that American television rarely does.

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