Mr. Mercedes

TV review by Martin Brown, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Graphic serial killer drama shocks with violence, sex.

Peacock Drama 2017

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age 18+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 18+

good movie restricted age

idk 18 i a good age not 17 mybe 17 tho its ur choice

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age 17+

One of the best Stephen King dramas on TV

Excellent series. Suspenseful and well acted. For adults or mature older teens. Lots of violence. No graphic sex is depicted. But there are disturbing scenes and discussion of incest, and sexual arousal from violence.

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