Parents' Guide to

The Pale Horse

By Martin Brown, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Unorthodox Christie adaptation has swearing, murder.

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age 12+

Based on 1 parent review

age 12+
It was a VERY intense mystery show but very good!

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Too much violence

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This series is vivid and suspenseful while still managing to conceal an archetypical whodunnit as the story unfolds. Despite being the most popular author in the world, Agatha Christie's books don't often translate well to the screen. Her mysteries often rely on some sort of literary trickery to succeed; they're meant to be read. But The Pale Horse smartly plays less like a conventional Christie adaptation, and more like a strain of folk horror along the lines of The Wicker Man, The VVitch, or Midsommar.

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