Parents' Guide to

The Dudesons in America

By Kari Croop, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 16+

Stupid, painful stunts could give kids VERY dangerous ideas.

TV MTV Reality TV 2010
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Community Reviews

age 14+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 13+

We like the Dudesons

I think the dudesons are great.They are funny,very loyal to each other.They let nothing stand in their way.Their attitude is always positive.I don't see anything negative in what they do.If anything I think they send out positive messages to teens.

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age 14+

The Dudesons in America

This is a very funny, but highly dangerous show. The guys do stunts that people would never imagine doing. Even the Jackass crew would think twice before attempting these stunts. But aside from the dangerous situations they put themselves and eachother through, they show compassion to one another and have an almost brother-like bond for eachother. The Dudesons have always been one of my favorite shows ever since they air it on Spike, but I would never recommend this show for anyone under the age of 13.

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Is It Any Good?

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Kids say: Not yet rated

Adults who like the whole violence/comedy thing might get a few laughs at the Dudesons' expense -- or, like us, have their eyes covered for half of the show. But this is no place for kids, even with the bold-faced disclaimer that runs before each show urging them not to try these stunts at home.

The friends good-natured personalities might make it easy to overlook their irresponsible behavior. And kids who aren't old enough to exercise good judgement might be tempted to follow in the cheerful guys' footsteps. And that can only lead to injury...or a show on MTV.

TV Details

  • Premiere date: May 6, 2010
  • Network: MTV
  • Genre: Reality TV
  • TV rating: TV-14
  • Last updated: March 8, 2023

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