TV review by Joyce Slaton, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Twisty futuristic thriller; realistic robots a bit creepy.

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 12+

I watched it and think 14+ is a bit much.

Extant was a great show. Personally, I think that 14+ is too harsh, considering that there isn’t any sex, no excessive drinking or drugs, they only cuss once, and it isn’t particularly violent either. My son was required to take a sex ed class when he was twelve, and so I know he has been educated on the plot where she is mysteriously pregnant, and can understand it. While it does talk about how she got pregnant there isn’t any vulgar to it, just science talk.

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