Sweet Magnolias

TV review by Lynnette Nicholas, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Sweet, endearing friendship drama has mild language.

Netflix Drama 2020

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 16 reviews

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age 18+

Warning for teens

This show started out seeming very sweet and appropriate for teens. However, by about the 7th episode the main character is shown having sex with another main character on the second date. She is still married (divorce is pending) and the scene is more graphic than I would ever want my teens watching or thinking is appropriate. There is also conversation among friends about her having sex, not being afraid to just "go for it" and not to think about it too much, just to have fun. They also show what lingerie she will be wearing on the date she plans to have sex on. Very disappointed that the show went this route and we will not be watching anymore.

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Too much sex
3 people found this helpful.
age 12+


It's clean entertainment that tries and fails to be the new Gilmore Girls. Acting is unbelievable and the show is predictable. Mild Language including use of son of a b****h . Suitable for kids 12+ but not recommended.
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