TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Explicit cartoon plays with race, gender stereotypes.

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 35 reviews

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age 15+

Irreverent, bloody, and sometimes funny--R-rated Family Guy

Brickleberry isn't necessarily off-limits for mature teenagers, but it's still undoubtedly an adult cartoon. There's sporadic blood and gore, often played for laughs (characters shot at, stabbed, ripped in half; animals killed; a multitude of weapons used). Sexual references are regularly incorporated into the characters' dialogue, and sex toys, implied masturbation and sodomy are often part of punchlines to visual gags. Molestation, pedophilia and venereal disease are played for laughs. Occasionally animals are depicted having sex--the pilot episode shows various species taking part in an orgy--but nothing borderline graphic. In terms of swearing, "f--k," is bleeped, but everything else is on the table--"s--t," "d--k," "a--hole," "b-tch," "poontang," and the "N" word. Marijuana smoking, cocaine snorting--questionable morals are often the basis for the show's plot, and offensive humor is frequent. African Americans, homosexuals, Mexicans, Indians and other ethnic groups are stereotyped. Handicapped children are made fun of. For mature teenagers and up, this is an R-rated cartoon with racy humor, swearing and sex references, but nothing too graphic.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 18+

My new favourite

It's offensive, it's crude, not for kids! BRICKLEBERRY is very funny with some brilliant dialogue that has me in stiches, this being said the show is one edgy warped cartoon that only people with the right sense of humour would have the patience for. One episode shows one of the female rangers getting horny over killing innocent wildlife and grows a twisted addiction for it, this may be disturbing to some people. One character on the show (Denzel) enjoys having sex with old woman, plus a talking sadistic little bear who is a complete asshole, so yeah the show is very out there, but it's funny! Best kept to the appropriate age group though, depending on the cartoon I'll sometimes say it's not that bad for kids, but BRICKLBERRY really isn't a great thing for any young child to be watching.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing

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