The Golden Girls

TV review by Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Funny senior housemates crack wise; teens and up.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 29 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 16+

This fantastic show is largely about sex

It's hilarious and an all-time favorite of mine. The messages are positive enough for teens who are interested, but the show is really for adults.
age 14+

Four of the greatest women ever put on TV

I love this show to death. It hasn't aged a bit and remains as funny and relevant today as it was 30 years ago. There is a lot of sex talk on the show, which makes it more for teenage viewers. My only issue with it is the constant "slut shaming" of Blanche. Kids may miss that Blanche's sexual appetite is depicted as a heroic break from social expectations and that her roommates are speaking out of jealousy or friendly ribbing.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much sex

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