Rugrats

TV review by Betsy Wallace, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Babies go adventuring in this Nick favorite.

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 37 reviews

Kids say

age 5+

Based on 82 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 2+

Perfect

Other parents are just paranoid. Sure Angelica is a bad role model but the other characters especially tommy try to help the people they care about.

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age 5+

Cute cartoon

I know I'm 22 years old and its embarrassing to say and most probably think this is for babies but I still love the rugrats there a classic everyone can enjoy

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