The Mandalorian

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

age 10+

Sci-fi violence, real magic in small-screen Star Wars show.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 30 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 115 reviews

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The Mandalorian Parents Guide

Rated TV-14 for sci-fi action and violence Sex & Nudity It's mentioned a male alien species is killed during 'mating' A character makes a brief remark to The Mandalorian about visiting the "Twi'lek healing baths," although the offer is promptly ignored. In chapter 6, characters make fun of a seemingly separated couples sexual relationship and make mild suggestive references. When they found out baby yoda was found in the mandalorians ship, one character remarked, "Did you two make this?". Other than that there's nothing else remotely inappropriate. Violence & Gore We see a man get cut in half. The action happens off screen, but his legs are seen briefly after it occurs The more graphic violence is completely off screen or cleverly hidden. Not very violent, but probably still a bit more violent than average Star Wars. There is no blood or gore, but some of the deaths are pretty brutal. These including being burned to death, being cut in half, a hammer being smashed into a stormtroopers face (all you see is helmet fragments flying through the air), lots on standard Star Wars blaster shooting. The mandalorian has a rifle and shoots another man. The man is instantly disentigrated Stormtroopers are shown with half-blasted off helmets as they lay dead. In another scene, the Mandalorian burns a Stormtrooper alive. We see the Stormtroopers burnt head afterwards. However, it is mostly covered by his helmet. The Mandalorian kills a large animal by stabbing it in the neck. Nothing majorly graphic is shown Carl Weather's character gets two giant gashes down his arm exposing muscle and blood but Yoda heals him and the wounds close. It's dimly lit so all we see is the cuts. Jawas are shown being disintegrated after being shot by The Mandalorian's rifle. Not graphic. The Mandalorian stabs a Stormtrooper in the back with a knife. However, the view is shown from the front side and no blood is seen In the beginning of Chapter 8, the scout troopers punch Baby Yoda for either biting their finger, or because he was squirming too much. This scene is either intense or comical depending on how you feel about it. The Child force chokes a woman. She is saved however. A man gets head trauma. Blood is seen on a woman's hand after she checks his wound. Profanity "Hell" is said 4 times. And the term "wise ass" is used once. "Bastard" used once. Bastard is used once. Pretty much no profanity One use of the word s*** in the 6th episode. Frightening & Intense Scenes While trapped in a prison there is an alarm accompanied by strobing lights. This may affect photosensitive viewers. Since this is the story of a bounty hunter, there will be more violence than in the Star Wars movies. Episode 1 - scenes of a sudden attack by the Mandalorian to the people in a bar. He kills them quickly with minimal violence. Episode 1 - The Mandalorian and a Bounty Droid have an intense and sudden fight with some enemies near the end of the first episode. This is intense, but with no blood. A child is aimed at by the sniper of a bounty hunter. While the bounty hunter misses and the child is unharmed this scene is still intense. Kuill is killed by troopers at the end of episode 7. We see a shot of Baby Yoda laying on the ground, to be later picked up by a trooper on a speeder bike. Then we see a shot of Kuill's dead body lying face-down with his dead Bluurg lying beside him. The episode ends after that A Scout-Trooper punches Baby Yoda. You hear Yoda scream. Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking Some of the Mandalorian's bounty transactions occur in a bar. Alcohol is mentioned A character suggests to the protagonist that they should buy some "spice" (an implied drug in the star wars universe) and soon he'll have forgot everything that happened. my personal opinion on what the show should be rated is TV-14 for sci-fi action and violence brief suggestive content implied drugs and brief language

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3 people found this helpful.
age 6+

Amazing

It is a good movie for family’s 6 and over I would sit in the Front room and binge watch It all dad it is so good most family’s don’t like kid watching movies but that is your choice not mine or any one else so get to choose but is recamended highly.

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