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By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

"Law & Order" spin-off is entertaining, violent.

TV CBS Drama 2018
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 14+

Based on 5 parent reviews

age 13+

Supervised viewing....some episodes not suitable

Great show, lots of action, likeable characters, but unfortunately some episodes refer to sexual assault, rape, trafficing, etc, so we just skip the ones, and watch the straight forward cops chasing the baddies :)

This title has:

Great role models
Too much sex
1 person found this helpful.
age 13+
I like fbi but all three different fbi series r too dark to watch. Why can’t they make the shows brighter. Hurts ur eyes to try and watch

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (5 ):
Kids say (4 ):

This entertaining crime procedural features all the classic investigation drama one comes to expect from Dick Wolf-produced television. The crimes reflect current events, and the investigations usually wrap up nicely after some disturbing encounters and conversations. Meanwhile, New York City serves as the fast-paced, often gritty backdrop that brings perps and agents together.

While not as well-written as Law & Order, FBI still spins some good stories. Fans of the franchise will be drawn to the rhythm of the show, which combines lots of crime-solving banter with some fleeting moments of emotion. But it's more violent, thanks to gruesome images of the dead. Nonetheless, if you're looking for a satisfyingly good crime show, you'll most likely enjoy it.

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