The Stand

TV review by Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Uneven Stephen King horror has plague, violence, cursing.

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 18+

Based on 1 review

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age 18+

Excellent show but beware of content

Loved the show as it had an excellent storyline (never read the book). However, be careful as this is loaded with all kinds of adult content including severe language, violence/gore, and some graphic orgy scenes. While we don't see genitals in these scenes, we do see plenty of bare breasts, butts, and lots of thrusting/moaning. I tried to skip past them or look away but some just began unexpectedly.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
1 person found this helpful.
age 17+

Don't Trust CSM's Review on This One...

I absolutely agree with the other reviews that the CSM reviewer must've read the spark notes on this show- definitely did not watch it. One of the main characters is seen jacking off in a long and fairly explicit scene VERY early in the first episode. I genuinely do not think the CSM reviewer watched this show. Beyond that, the show is pretty odd, not that well done. Lots of language, but it is what it is.

This title has:

Too much sex
1 person found this helpful.

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