Parents' Guide to

The Holiday Shift

By Joly Herman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Silly rom-com set in mall has lame jokes, lots of products.

The Holiday Shift TV show poster: green background with diverse group of mall employees

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This unfunny show about mall employees who want to fall in love stoops low to get a laugh. Are viewers really interested in cliches about gay men being indiscriminate lovers? Or jokes about boobs as bait?

The Holiday Shift attempts witty banter among retailers, but there's not enough chemistry or sophistication to charm. Families can ultimately skip this retail-centric show: it doesn't possess the depth to keep its promise of being a love story.

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