TV review by Mark Dolan, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Bill Hader's subtle turn best part of dark hit man comedy.

HBO Comedy 2018

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 13 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

Really good for older teens

Was an amazing series but for older teens

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
age 16+

Funny, Dark & Entertaining

This show is well done. It's dark, funny & violent at times. Bill Hader is a revelation.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much swearing

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