Ghosts

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

age 12+

Haunted comedy has some laughs, some stereotypes.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 13+

A lot of sexual “suggestive” dialogue

We started off watching the show as a family and while there were some sexual innuendos and references to drugs with one particular character in his previous life, most of it was pretty tame. There is a homosexual character (he’s my favorite) but it’s very lightly eluded to, as well as a 70’s ditzy girl who mentions her sex and drug inhibitions. Again, pretty tame. Expect to get questions like, what is a “DILF”, what does “horny mean”, what does “sucked off” mean (the ghosts use this expression repeatedly but in reference to ascending to heaven.). The last episode is unnecessarily cringey where it references threesomes, being horny, massaging man parts…a ghosts sets up a dating profile and mentions “sexting” and liking a girls boobs. I don’t know why any of this was necessary in what started off as a pretty good family show. It’s almost better for the pre, pre, teens who won’t have a clue what they’re talking about and who won’t be compelled to look it up. Watch WITH your kids for sure! We will not be watching season 2.

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Too much sex
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age 14+

Sexual Innuendo - Not Family Friendly

Ghosts started off as a family friendly comedy but quickly devolved with all the sexual innuendo. Season 2 has Flower suggesting Hetty sit on a wildly shaking washing machine and Hetty obviously having a sexual experience which is referenced later throughout the show. Last season the "sucked off" comment caused confusion among my under 13 kids. This is a show where you might end up having to explain inappropriate things to younger children if you let them watch like "threesomes", "massaging man parts", "horny" and so on. Definitely at least 14 and up.

This title has:

Too much sex
1 person found this helpful.

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