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By Martin Brown, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 17+

Bingeworthy Brit crime comedy has swearing, drugs, violence.

TV Hulu Drama 2019
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A Lot or a Little?

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

Community Reviews

age 18+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 18+

Best series ever

This took me 2 or 3 episodes to get into but I am completely hooked and have watched all episodes in less than a week. I have never watched anything as hilarious in my life. I love it. I hope it continues these guys are all brilliant actors/actresses - would defo recommend this.
age 17+

It’s all right, certainly better shows

As usual, the review doesn’t go past the first episode. The show is all right, I personally don’t find it the best but it is watchable. That being said it couldn’t hold me past episode three, I got bored and started to not pay attention. There is a lot of swearing, drugs, violence and crime, nudity (including men), strippers working but no genitals, just boobs in the background at the strip club. There are a few sex scenes but no nudity is shown during these and they are brief. So it’s all right for older teens to watch.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (2 ):
Kids say (1 ):

This series seems to crib a lot of its character arcs and plot points from elsewhere, but it's electric to watch. Brassic's energy specifically recalls the late 90s/early 2000s rush of British crime dramas popularized by Danny Boyle (Shallow Grave, Trainspotting) and Guy Ritchie (Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels; Snatch). It's not a complete throwback -- character threads such as Vinnie's grappling with bipolar disorder make the content feel current -- but in an era where many dramas move at a glacial pace, Brassic earns its bingeworthiness on momentum alone.

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