The 100

TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Violent dystopian drama with strong female role model.

CW Drama 2014

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 87 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 268 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

Violent, Gory, Teen Dystopian Show

It all boils down to how mature your child is and how well you believe they can handle content such as raunchy sex scenes, gore, self-harm, and death. Very enjoyable show with mature themes present. There is also drug abuse and eventual suicide of a character, so be warned.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
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age 16+

Teenagers below 14 and especially children shouldn’t watch this

The story and lore are very engaging but the show doesn’t miss shocking scenes like torture, prolonged executions, being burnt alive and surgeries without anesthesia. The actors are also delivering the emotions of going through all these convincingly enough. Furthermore, drug abuse isn’t absent and SPOILER ALERT, there are scenes where people are being tortured or manipulated by close relatives (parents). Sex scenes are sensored - most of them consist of just people kissing with subtle signs that intercourse is taking place. If you still wanna give it a go, have your children watch it with you but for particularly young individuals be prepared to give lengthy explanations/comfort.

This title has:

Too much violence
1 person found this helpful.

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