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Pounding Instincts

By Joly Herman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Brooding medical thriller from Madrid has drug use, murder.

TV Peacock Drama 2022
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This action-filled Spanish medical thriller that questions whether the spirit lives on after the body expires, is an intriguing series. The acting is fine in Pounding Instincts, and the plot compels, but there's a reliance on post-production voiceovers that cheapen the final product (which was released in 2016 under the Spanish title Pulsaciones).

Adults will probably be more attracted to the moody European vibe of this show than teens -- but don't rule it out for older teens. Fans of mysteries with a touch of the metaphysical will dig this show the most.

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