Parents' Guide to

Sealab 2021

By Sierra Filucci, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Cartoon "remix" pushes limits with edgy humor.

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Community Reviews

age 11+

Based on 1 parent review

age 11+

A fun parody for Pre-Teens

This show is probably the tamest adult swim show ever created. The only problems that are that big are some references to sex and some drinking, but other than that it's fine

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Too much sex
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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The show's humor is decidedly edgy; some might say it even pushes the limits of good taste. For example, in one episode, the crew wraps a child who is part-human and part-dolphin in raw meat to lure a monster away from everyone else. The crew refers to the boy with a variety of colorful, derogatory synonyms for "fat." Other episodes feature jokes about sensitive topics like affirmative action and disabilities -- including one chair-bound character's exhortation that he's not crippled, but lazy. Obviously, situations like these are meant to be jokes -- perhaps even spoofs of other shows where the prejudices are more underground. But not everyone will find them funny.

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