Power

TV review by Joyce Slaton, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Twisty drama has too much sex, drugs, violence for teens.

Starz Drama 2014

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 11 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 13+

How it doesn't stray from the truth of the real world

Yes love it! Love it so much. Kept me in my seat and not wanting to move. I was so mad when I had to wait a week to see the next episode. 50 cent is a great director rapper and creator

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Great messages
age 18+

Good, but NOT for kids!

I saw Season 1 of this show, and I liked it, but not completely. The review says 5/5 for Violence, Language, and Drinking, Drugs & Smoking and 4/5 for Sex. I think there’s more sex than violence. I would put 5/5 for Sex, Language, and Drinking, Drugs & Smoking and put 4/5 for Violence. There is constant swearing, lots of drug dealing and drug abuse, drinking, and smoking, and graphic sex scenes (an ongoing affair also takes place). Everything about it is nothing for kids to see. What I liked about it is that it is intense and unpredictable, but I do not think I would watch all 6 seasons of it. Everyone who watches this series should keep it as a TV show and not repeat what is displayed. I would recommend it strictly to adults only, since there is lots of adult content in it and there are no positive and redeeming messages or role models.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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