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By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 16+

Bland soap opera features sexual situations and violence.

TV ABC Drama 2013
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Community Reviews

age 16+

Based on 4 parent reviews

age 18+

Very good

It is by no means bland. It is one of the best TV series I ever saw. Shame it was discontinued.
age 15+

Be patient, it wont be a good show if the climax coming too soon

Maybe the story is a little bland,but i like Hannah Ware, who is the reason i love this show!

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (4 ):
Kids say (1 ):

Thanks to the flawed -- but somewhat likable -- ensemble cast, Betrayal offers enough compelling narratives to create a knotty soap opera world in which (not surprisingly) infidelity, murder, and mystery are central themes. Also adding to the show's appeal are some titillating moments designed to push the edge of suitable content for prime-time network television.

Despite the edgy content, the show is a bit bland thanks to its failure to offer characters and stories that are particularly unique or clever. It's enough to satisfy folks looking for a simple guilty pleasure, but for those looking for a more interesting and sophisticated drama, Betrayal will simply be forgettable.

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