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Dr. Brain

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 16+

Morbid Korean sci-fi thriller has violence, drinking.

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This intense series, which is based on a popular Korean comic of the same name, is a mystery that combines elements of horror and science fiction with a traditional detective story. The experimentation is both morbid and fascinating, and leads to some strange, and often disturbing sequences that have residual effects on Sewon Koh (Lee Sun-kyun). But rather than enhance the twisted story world, these surreal moments only play a small part in an otherwise straightforward investigation into his family's death. Some folks may not find Dr. Brain to be as weird as they'd like it to be, but the overall series is still entertaining.

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