Roseanne

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

age 13+

Fun, snarky blue-collar sitcom withstands the test of time.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 15 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 19 reviews

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age 13+

Good show, but you have to know your child

This is a hilarious sitcom that shows both the heart and struggles of blue collar life. Despite some sarcasm and rude comments, there are a lot of lessons about family and sacrifice. But there is quite a bit of language and sexual references. The ratings for this show tend to be inconsistent. Some episodes are TV-G, some are TV-PG, and quite a few have been TV-14(DL). Most episodes are family-safe, but there are a few that might require some awkward conversations in the living room.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 13+

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