TV review by Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Eerie German series is violent and disturbing -- it's dark.

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 28 reviews

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age 18+

RATED 18+sex,nudity,language,substances

A popular series is not not for under 18 suspenseful and mindbending thriller may contain disturbing images

This title has:

Great messages
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 18+

Highly- rated Netflix show but I wasn’t impressed

I’m a big sci-fi and time-travel enthusiast, so a couple of people online recommended Dark. The show is in German, and the Netflix subtitles are really terrible! If you do watch it, you may be better off not using the subtitles. I saw the first episode and it was very slow, uneventful, and boring. If you want to see time-travel sci-fi done right, watch “Predestination”. There were “F” bombs all throughout the show. I don’t mind some bad words here and there to be honest, but in this show it’s way overdone in my opinion. There is also violence and some sexual situations. I know kids will say they are exposed to it all, but I personally don’t think this show is for anyone under 18.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing

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