Parents' Guide to


By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Awkward young adults confess romantic feelings for friends.

TV MTV Reality TV 2011
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age 18+

Based on 1 parent review

age 18+

It's not for teen or -18

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Too much violence
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Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (1 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

This teen-oriented series underscores the awkwardness that comes from trying to transition from being someone's friend to being their romantic partner. It highlights some of the positive outcomes that can result from taking that chance, but it also shows how a friendship can potentially fall apart from the attempt.

It isn't easy to watch these young people nervously profess their real feelings to their friends -- or react when their feelings aren't reciprocated. But there's also an honesty that comes with these moments that makes the overall show compelling. No doubt many viewers will be able to identify with some of the experiences featured here.

TV Details

  • Premiere date: November 11, 2011
  • Network: MTV
  • Genre: Reality TV
  • TV rating: TV-PG
  • Last updated: February 25, 2022

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