Parents' Guide to

My Own Worst Enemy

By Kari Croop, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Sophisticated drama packs too much heat for kids.

TV NBC Drama 2008
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Community Reviews

age 14+

Based on 1 parent review

age 14+

This show is appropriate for 14 year olds

This is a great action comedy tv show that has violence. Your kids up that are 14 and up are perfect for this show if they like action comedy. Parents, this is a good show, I have seen it myself with my two teens (13 and 14). -Atticus Finch

This title has:

Too much violence

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (1 ):
Kids say (1 ):

My Own Worst Enemy is a thinking person's action series that draws obvious inspiration from movies like The Bourne Identity and espionage-oriented video games like Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Double Agent. The premise is intriguing, the writing is smart and shrewdly funny, and the characters are well-developed and multidimensional. To top it off, the special effects are impressive, and the use of nontraditional camera angles keeps things interesting.

With so many positives in its favor, My Own Worst Enemy has plenty of potential. But what will happen to Henry and Edward? Will one be absorbed by the other, or will they continue leading parallel lives? Whatever the answer, it's worth waiting for.

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