The Great Escapists

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

age 13+

Silly, contrived reality show highlights STEM, competition.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 2+

Based on 1 review

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age 8+

Fully enjoyed this at 41 years of age.

Definitely a show which could affectively help refine the intellectual accumen of most humans. Also, it is fun.

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age 18+

Enjoyable but it's very obviously scripted

It's entertaining but you'll probably hate it if you aren't a fan of Hammond,the show contains a lit of quips that parents or young teens will understand whilst going over most younger kids heads, the show prefaced with the word unscripted but it very obviously is,thus isn't necessarily a bad thing though,just don't expect ot to be completely off the cuff. Overall the show is great at your attention and would even give those with an interest lessons on engineering and science whilst providing humour to those who are less interested in those elements (excuse the pun),the two hosts do a good job at working together and it's actually quite refreshing to see Richard with someone else other than James and/or Jeremy. Overall I'd probably give it a 6 out of 10 as it's definitely worth a watch at least once but it probably isn't something you'd want to watch more than once

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