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Forever Summer: Hamptons

By Joly Herman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Underage drinking, hooking up are themes of vapid show.

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age 14+

Based on 1 parent review

age 14+

Show is annoying

Show was absolutely pathetic thought I was watching a YouTube video with a bunch of 14 year olds don’t bother.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
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Being surrounded by wealth and privilege doesn't seem to provide anything to talk about; even worse, in this show, nothing really happens unless people are soused and do stupid drunken stuff. There's a lot of sniffing around to see if a summer romance, or even a hookup, will manifest in Forever Summer: Hamptons. Drama rises like the tide and subsides when the cast members manage to work stuff out.

The kids who are coming to the Hamptons (to be in this show) while on college break have a different sense of motivation than the kids who live in the tourist town where they grew up, but those class differences aren't really explored. That story line might have been interesting. If this show is meant to illustrate that hanging out on the beach and cruising on boats is fun in the summer, sure, it does that. But being really drunk is a big part of that fun, too. Teen viewers will not find any role models here.

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