Party of Five

TV review by Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Soapy but heartfelt classic series has teen angst, some sex.

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 18+

This title has:

Great messages
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age 12+

Not bad

A good drama about a family sticking together I like how Jennifer love Hewitt was on the show. Good drama.

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