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Seconds From Disaster

By Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Intriguing docuseries dissects modern tragedies.

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While there's a lot of knowledge to be garnered from this intriguing and very thorough series, its intensely emotional content means that it's not the best choice for family viewing. Re-enacted scenes of corpses and victims fleeing disaster sites will likely upset young viewers, and video footage of the devastation underscores the harsh reality of the subject matter. Consider previewing an episode or two before sharing the series with teens; if you do, you can use the opportunity to discuss your family's precautionary disaster plan.

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