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Parents' Guide to

High Seas

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Lavish Spanish mystery series has violence, smoking.

TV Netflix Drama 2019
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Community Reviews

age 15+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 16+

Loved it had me on edge all the way thru it

It was a great story many murders the way it was going the morgue was filling up in a hurry great storyline
age 12+

Excellent thriller series about a string of curious murders on a luxury cruise liner

Must watch thriller. Really fantastic plot story, cast, acting, set design, costume everything is brilliant.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (3 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

Produced by the same studio responsible for popular series like Velvet, Grand Hotel, and Cable Girls, this entertaining Spanish period saga delivers a solid plotline filled with whodunits and dark, hidden family truths. As the series' stories progress and become more complicated, so do the well-crafted characters, especially that of the young but determined Eva (played by Pan's Labyrinth's Ivana Baquero).

High Seas tells a good story, but its historically accurate, and very elaborate, set designs and detailed period costumes are especially captivating. Meanwhile, the lavish transatlantic ocean liner itself serves as a quiet character, and the only one who knows the absolute truth behind everything that is happening. If you like period mysteries and high drama, you'll enjoy binge-watching this one.

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