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By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 16+

Chilling supernatural horror series explores humanity.

TV Cinemax Drama 2016
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Is It Any Good?

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This dark, dramatic series successfully combines supernatural themes with horror to create a story world that is as entertaining as it is chilling. But while the evil presence he fights (in this fictional world) is real, Kirkman uses Kyle's own traumatic childhood, failed relationships, and self-loathing as a way of exploring the frailties of the human experience and reflects the metaphorical demons that people face in their everyday lives.

If you're a fan of this sort of thing, you'll encounter enough sinister moments throughout each episode to keep you on the edge of of your seat. While the bloody, brutal violence featured here is often difficult to watch, it's offered within context and underscores the strength required to combat evil and overcome our own deficiencies. All in all, it's a show that offers a frightful warning about dark forces lurking among us, preying on the weaknesses of humanity to take over the world.

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