The L Word

TV review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Relationships get complicated in entertaining, sexy drama.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 18+

Don’t let your kids watch it

Don’t get me wrong, the show is good. It was really important as a little gay but some people are really saying they’ll let their kids as young as 13 or even 10 watch it…are you kidding me?? Y’all are sick and should be investigated, maybe even get your kids taken away. This is not a show for teens and definitely not anyone younger.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Too much sex
age 13+

Very important

Though it has flaws, and is too much for tweens and younger, I would definitely let anyone 13+ watch it. After letting my 13 year daughter (she's lesbian) she was extremely grateful as she barely sees lesbians on tv in relationships or happy. Additionally, they are often side roles, and represent a small part of the main cast if that at all. Though I can agree that there are issues with this show, it's very important, and allows wlw to see an entire main cast of a show.

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