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By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Kelsey Grammer puts a comic spin on starting over.

TV ABC Comedy 1965
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Comprehensive for age12+ under if enlightened

You guys are looking great in writing and directing, keep the laughs coming, thanks

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HANK puts a comic spin on the downsizing that many families have dealt with as a consequence of today's economic climate. Although the idea of losing everything and starting over isn't usually very funny, Grammer's trademark quick and intelligent banter makes the show entertaining.

It's smartly written, but expect some sexual innuendo and robust language that aren't intended for younger viewers. Some of the stereotypical remarks about country living -- although intended to spark laughs -- are a bit iffy, too But overall, the series offers positive messages about starting over and appreciating family.

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