The Good Lord Bird

TV review by Martin Brown, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Powerful Civil War-era comedy-drama has violence, racism.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 14+

Good Lord this is good!

Excellent characters, performances (Hawkes best ever imo) writing, humor, thrills, and commentary. Its all here and its nails it all. There are a few moments of gore in the first 2 and last episodes (most notably a decapitation and a scene involving a canon) among classical western violence. Episodes 3-5 are almost completely void of adult content overall. There is also historical racism, but otherwise there isnt gratuitous/anachronistic profane or sexual content like most premium cable.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

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