The Shannara Chronicles

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

age 14+

MTV's first fantasy series is violent but surprisingly fun.

MTV Drama 2016

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 14 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 16+

A little too sexual

In the show there is multiple nudity items such as the changling demon who you see her bottom and parts of her breasts which is cover by only 3 or 4 braids. Also seen is a women partally naked washing herself in the waterfall . Included is a man being washed by a women. In the last episode of season one they can be seen having sex which is shown right were it happens. I stopped after that episode realizing it was too much.

This title has:

Too much sex
age 14+

Really fun, yet over the top violence in pop culture Lord Of The Rings

This show is fun to watch, not with the family though. It's story is great and exciting, but it's not appropriate for kids. The gore is really bad (especially in the second season), close up stabbings with blood shown, mass killings, close up of fingers being chopped off, someone's head get ripped off. Some sad deaths, a character chokes a young boy to death. Also there is lots of passionate kissing, one a few sex scenes( all with the same boy, different girls) only one is very grafic, no nudity though. Wemon wear very revealing clothes.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex

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