Gilmore Girls

TV review by Marjorie Kase, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Fun coming-of-age drama that's great for teens.

Freeform, CW Drama 2000

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 71 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 323 reviews

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age 9+
This is the most incredible show in the history of shows! It’s such a amazing show that makes you want to snuggle up by the fire. The characters are so amazing and the community is so loving and save. The main characters Rory and Lorelei Gilmore have such an amazing bond and the chemistry between all the actors is so real it seams like real life. I would really recommend this show.

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age 11+


I started watching Gilmore Girls since it first aired on the 5th of October 2000, and i have been the BIGGEST fan of it ever since. I let my 11 year old daughter watch it with me and she got hooked, i had already explained all the sex and stuff to her prior so she understood it all and absolutely loved everything about it. We have rewatched the show multiple times (i've probably watched it over 100 times since 2000). It is an amazing, incredible tv show that is so much fun, especially to watch with your daughter. The only thing is that you should teach/tell your children about sex and babies before you watch it or they will be very confused and won't understand. Also make sure they are mature enough, every child matures at a different age, so putting an age range on this tv show will not be accurate to every child, but my daughter was ready to watch it at 11 and i have no regrets as she LOVES everything about it.
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