Cobra Kai

TV review by Joyce Slaton, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Fun, edgy reboot of '80s karate story has tons of language.

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 93 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 241 reviews

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age 16+

Totally inappropriate rating.

Extensive displays of underage drinking, excessive references to sex, sexual situations, racial inuendoes, and strong language make this totally inappropriate for children under 16. There's no nudity so that keeps me from going for 17+. It's irresponsible to assign Cobra Kai to include a totally inappropriate age group so that Netflix gets a wider audience to watch and therefore higher rankings and greater revenue. I really wanted to enjoy Cobra Kai with my 13 year old girls but after watching the first 2 episodes by myself they have been informed that its on the list of shows that they'll wait a few more years to see. With that said, as an adult oriented program it is among my favorite shows and I write this review wearing a Cobra Kai t-shirt because there is no mercy in this dojo!

This title has:

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