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

age 12+

Supernatural mystery has strong cast, lots of violence.

ABC Drama 2019

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 7 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 10+


I love this show the cast the music the story line and yes it handles very hard to talk about things like cancer and divorce but it does so in a very considerate manner .I would not have a problem watching this with my 11 year old grandaughter

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 16+

Kids might not understand

Emergence is a great show, however there are many scenes of violence. Kids under sixteen may not understand Emily, Kindred or Piper. There are also many scenes with blood and drugs that kids may not understand. Great show though with a very inspiring cast and plot!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

TV Details

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