Parents' Guide to

Boston Legal

By Lucy Maher, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Crass legal dramedy not appropriate for kids.

TV ABC , Syndicated Drama 2004
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A Lot or a Little?

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

Community Reviews

age 14+

Based on 1 parent review

age 14+

This legal show has quite a bit of sexual content

This show has a lot of cases of sexual crime and there is sex in the lawyers office but not shown. It's heard or implied.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (1 ):
Kids say (3 ):

Thanks to engaging storylines and witty writing, adults will find Boston Legal entertaining. Each episode takes viewers through several unexpected twists and turns and is skillfully acted by a top-notch cast that is often joined by popular guest stars (in the past the list has included Dana Delany, Heather Locklear, and Michael J. Fox). That said, this show is definitely not for kids. Almost all of the jokes will go over their heads, and the parts that they can absorb will surely be wholly inappropriate.

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