It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

TV review by Lucy Maher, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Irreverent comedy for older teens only.

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 19 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 40 reviews

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age 18+
Hilarious sitcom but is absolutely not for kids. It follows a group of alcoholic, morally reprehensible friends and the situations they get themselves into. Sex references galore, one character is a sociopath who treats women terribly and he blurs the line when it comes to consensual sex. Implied incest between some characters. Constant strong language and alcohol/drug use. Fantastic show that provides social commentary while making you laugh, but keep your kids away from it. The content here can easily be misconstrued by younger kids.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 13+

Safe for Teens - If Adult is Around

I think most episodes are good for teenagers as long as they know these characters are not good role models and understand the point of the show is that it's satire. Also, as long as parents are okay with strong language.

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