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By Sierra Filucci, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 17+

Hyped footage of teen injuries hurts to watch.

TV MTV Reality TV 2007
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age 13+

Based on 1 parent review

age 13+


This is a very interesting show indeed. I enjoy it highly, but would NEVER recommend it for anyone for the faint of heart.

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Host Shaddix hypes up the accidents, talking about how awful they were -- but despite his negative words, viewers get the sense that there's something noble about the fearlessness of these kids. This implication, along with some really intense footage, makes Scarred a bad choice for very young viewers and highly questionable even for teens. Parents who do decide to let their older kids watch will want to provide their own warning against attempting any of the stunts seen on the show -- because even though these guys get hurt, they're clearly getting attention from MTV, and some teens would risk their lives for that.

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