Parents' Guide to

Candid Camera

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Modern take on classic hidden-camera show is mostly mild.

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Community Reviews

age 8+

Based on 1 parent review

age 8+

whats this?

This show is lame, who comes up with these pranks?

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (1 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

The updated show offers the same classic humor thanks to some well-timed practical jokes and well-hidden cameras. The folks who are in on the jokes do a great job, too. But what makes the show entertaining is the way it captures the reactions of the people who are unknowingly participating in the running gags.

Though some of the hijinks may push the envelope a bit (such as convincing people that they're inhaling pot when it's really water), the overall show is pretty family-friendly. Similar to the original, it's hard to watch this without occasionally chuckling.

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