Parents' Guide to

Sister, Sister

By Jill Murphy, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 9+

Separated twins reunite as teens -- tweens OK.

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Community Reviews

age 8+

Based on 10 parent reviews

age 16+

I absolutely love Sister, Sister BUT I do not think it is child appropriate and there are a lot of adult jokes present.

As an adult now, I am re-watching Sister, Sister and have noticed some hugely inappropriate things said. Their neighbour Roger, is constantly talking about wanting to see girls 'Naked', the term 'Horny' is used. Lisa and Ray pretend to have sex and 'moan' out loud for her mother to hear. Ray slips sometimes when talking to women, like saying "breast" when he means "rest" or "chardonaked" for "chardonnay". Don't get me wrong, I am HUGELY enjoying watching it and the jokes are hilarious, but I just wouldn't want my younger child watching it until they were older.
age 3+

This is great I watched this so many times with my kids and there's nothing wrong with it I've seen many many reviews this and it's wonderful it's a wonderful show

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (10 ):
Kids say (26 ):

Sister, Sister tries to maintain a balance of parent involvement, even-keeled daughters, and typical teenage problems -- a successful formula that has led to a long life in syndication snice the series ended in 1999. Sister, Sister has maintained a loyal fan base and has managed to stand the test of time. Teens can relate as the twins experience typical problems in high school with friends, boys, and each another. Parents will like the fact that each episode contains a lesson learned, plus a family discussion.

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