Don't Divorce Me! Kids' Rules for Parents on Divorce

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

age 10+

Know your kids' readiness for candid tales of divorce.

Parents say

age 5+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 1 review

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Community Reviews

age 5+

Anyone with Children Who is Contemplating Ending a Marriage

The children of divorce in this documentary are adorable and tell, from their personal perspective, the stories of their parents' divorce. If you listen very carefully you can hear each different one. They are all nuanced. Start your practice of listening here if you are struggling where to begin.;;

TV Details

  • Premiere date: September 20, 2012
  • Network: HBO
  • Genre: Educational
  • TV rating: TV-PG
  • Last updated: September 19, 2019

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