Swagger

TV review by Martin Brown, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Promising basketball drama highlights community issues.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 1 review

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age 9+
We haven’t finished this but in the episode where Jace will play the Puerto Rican player, there is definitely a fully covered sex scene between the coach and wife. They briefly mention pregnant woman sex and there are moans and groans that make it apparent that that’s what’s happening under the covers. Makes for an awkward moment to spark some conversation when you’re watching with kids. I had looked this up to see if there were any concerns and everything I found said kissing only but I found this to be quite a bit more than kissing.

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age 12+

Great show, but more violence and sex than what's listed on CSM.

Definitely more going on in the sex and violence categories than what's listed here. There's mention of how a man likes "pregnant sex" during a very suggestive sex scene. There's also an episode that talks extensively about sexual abuse. It's hinted when a coach is checking a female player's ankle and his hand slides further up her leg. There is a violent scene where a group of boys severely beat a man in a parking lot, sending him to the hospital. There's also a few references to domestic child abuse. Language is mild as they say (no F-bombs or N-words that I can recall), but the words that are used are frequent, not occasional. The show, however, is excellent. I watched it with my 12 year old and it opened up lots of great conversations.

This title has:

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