The 4400

TV review by Sierra Filucci, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Strong sci-fi mystery OK for older tweens, teens.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 15+

Ratings Not Accurate

I've watched most of the seasons when they first aired as a teenager with my mother and now I am re-watching with my children. There is most definitely language present AND some sexual content. Some "soft" swears like hell and damn, but I've also heard b**ch at least three times within the first 7+ episodes. I think this warrants *at least* 2/5 for language. There is a lot of kissing, between adults and teenagers alike, and aroundabouts episode 7 maybe there is a brief sex scene, sensitive body parts are covered by sheets, but quite a bit is left to the imagination. I'd give the sexy stuff 3/5 upon re-watching the first 7+ episodes. It can be scary for young and/or very sensitive children, there's a scene in the first or second episode for example where a character dies and falls backward on a sharp object becoming impaled through the chest, you're not spared the full impact of this. If yours are kids that like Jurassic Park, they'll be fine with this (IMO).

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
age 18+

Same basic tale as tv serial now on Netflix except cast featured mostly white people this time while 4400 was mostly African Americans.That is OK with me ,after all, I am a fan of the outstanding TV writer s

People over the age over 18 will eventually realize that these types of plots HAVE to end abruptly because the writers cannot imagine an ending that would make them proud of his/hers. Instead , they resort to texts across a blank screen.

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