Spartacus: Gods of the Arena

TV review by Matt Springer, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Period drama is definition of gratuitous sex and violence.

Starz Drama 2011

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 6 reviews

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age 18+

Heavy themes for sure.

The amount of violence (and a little dramatised in ways) and the amount of sexual content (including nudity) seems to me like a dramatisation of things that went on back then. But not an over dramatisation. I’ve read of and heard of what went on in those times in the civilisations, and it would blow my mind to think of how films would be if they showed those days to their full extent. This makes the Gladiator film with Russel Crow much more tasteful compared to this. Lots of cutting each other up. (Shown) Lots of getting it on with women. (Shown) Lots of boobs in the open. Lots of cussing. (But that really fades in comparison to the rest) It’s too much for me, but I give it three stars because they aren’t doing a bad job at it, it’s just not for me. I cannot stomach this level of content, and I grow tired of skipping.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
age 18+

Soo good !!

The more I watch the more I got into the show.. I couldn't stop watching.. I absolutely loved it .. definitely recommend this to everyone..

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex

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