Parents' Guide to

Grey's Anatomy

By Kari Croop, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Medical soap is gripping -- and occasionally graphic.

TV ABC Drama 2005
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What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 13+

Based on 62 parent reviews

age 11+

Good for ages 12+

Let your kids live! If they are mature, know what s*x is, and know swear words they are fine! My 12 and 9 year old watch it with me all the time. Parental guidance suggested.
age 18+

Political Garbage

Man did I love this show when it first came out. Season 16.... talk about political bs!! Everything on ABC now is all about bashing the white person, police officer hate and straight people being the bad guys.... We have enough hate in this world... our TV shows don't need to spread it more.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (62 ):
Kids say (324 ):

The show's writers have proven that they're not above ridiculous plotlines involving ghost sex, doctors committing insurance fraud to save a child, or a man walking around with a bomb inside his body. But aside from the soapy storylines, what has hooked so many people on Grey's Anatomy since its release in 2005 is the complexity of its characters. So while Meredith is beautiful and smart, she's also remarkably flawed. As the series goes on, her story -- and those of her colleagues -- only deepen.

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