The Dukes of Hazzard

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

age 10+

Yee haw! Original Dukes leap the generation gap.

CMT Comedy 1979

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 9 reviews

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age 16+

Objectifying to men and women

First of all - common sense media says that the main character wears shorts that leave little to the imagination. Really? Unfortunately the shorts that our young girls wear today that expose half of their butt are much worse than daisies shorts. You do not see her butt or her vagina so it leaves plenty to your imagination. Thank goodness. Basically these TV shows are soft pornography and not only objectify women, but objectify men as well because men are portrayed as slobbering idiots that have no control over themselves at the site of a woman.

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Too much violence
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age 13+

Way more profanity and sex than this site says

No idea where these ratings come from. This show isn't appropriate for younger kids. A good amount of profanity and references to the Duke boys having sex with multiple women. The pilot episode alone has several uses of the words A**, D***, and Jacka**. I'd say at least 10 curse words in that episode alone. Also, Bo says "hey, at least 2 of those kids in that origami orphanage are liable to be yours." Luke agrees and brags on how many women he's been with. Later in the episode, the narrator mentions Enos is "the oldest living virgin in Hazzard county." In addition, Bo is trying to get with a girl. He says he'll teach her to shoot a bow and she's supposed to lay down to learn. She says "are you sure this is the best way to learn." He replies "well no but this is the only way I could get you laying down with me" and puts his arms around her with her on top of him. I watched the reruns as a kid in the late 80s and didn't realize at the time, it had been edited for afternoon television. Wanted my 9 year old to watch one of my childhood favorites so we started streaming it online. Definitely not appropriate for anyone under 13.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing

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