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Conspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Overdramatic reality show focuses on alleged cover-ups.

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

Community Reviews

age 16+

Based on 4 parent reviews

age 13+

good for anyone who likes to think outside the box!

like it! this show is suiteable for anyone wanting to expand there knowledge on these theory's! yes, they are theory's!! and so was flying, and look at us now. we have planes every 20 miles up there i bet! and for all you who wanna say it's a bunch of bull, if HAARP was UNclassified, than why couldn't they enter? why so much security? i never heard of HAARP until now! AND most importantly, why say something is unclassified if they act like it should be classified?
age 18+

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (4 ):
Kids say (2 ):

Conspiracy Theory presents a rather ominous take on the variety of ways that the government and other power structures can potentially engage in secret activities without the public's knowledge. While Ventura is careful to never specifically offer a judgment about the validity of any of the theories, his interpretations of the information collected about these issues clearly reflect his personal (and sometimes controversial) views about the role of government in people's lives.

While Ventura and his team discuss the importance of finding the truth behind some of these alleged cover-ups, most of the show's conversations seem too scripted and over the top to be credible. And some of Ventura's opinions on these conspiracies border on the outright theatrical. While his approach may stir up some entertainment, it makes it hard to accept anything that he says as believable.

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