The Haunting of Bly Manor

TV review by Joyce Slaton, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Classic novella becomes elegant, spooky ghost story.

Netflix Drama 2020

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 12 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 24 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 13+

Very Slow

Plot was very slow to start, got more interesting as you got further in. Some sexual situations, but no actual nudity. Some profanity. Ended up being a good story, but was questioning wasting my time the first few episodes.
age 12+

I think its ok for a child at the age of 10 if there mature

I think that this is a really good show and should be ok for a kid from the age of 10, personaly i reccomend 12. There are at most 6 jump scares that scared me although im not that easy to scare. There are some drinking scenes where the adults drink a bottle of wine from the bottle at partys or gatherings. There are some scenes where the adults are in bed completely naked but no nudity. It does show a positive message of how much the nanny cares for the kids. There is a scene where the body of a previous nanny that commited suicide that it found by a kid. Other than that there are no major scares. The show is perfect for any young or older horror lover or even someone who loves to be scared in the moment.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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