Troy: Fall of a City

TV review by Mark Dolan, Common Sense Media
Troy: Fall of a City Poster Image

Common Sense says

age 16+

Slow retelling of classic tale lacks strong characters.

Netflix Drama 2018

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 2 reviews

Did we miss something on diversity?

Research shows a connection between kids' healthy self-esteem and positive portrayals in media. That's why we've added a new "Diverse Representations" section to our reviews that will be rolling out on an ongoing basis. You can help us help kids by suggesting a diversity update.

A Lot or a Little?

The parents' guide to what's in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 17+

Get attached to characters just to watch them slaughtered.

The title of this show tells you exactly what is going to happen. Everyone dies. You get to know these characters you begin to love just to see them slaughtered. It was interesting to see Robin Hood (Jonas Armstrong) portraying a bad guy. There is no great messages. The one guy who I thought was being the best example this show has to offer as a good role model throws a baby off a wall to kill it. I am disappointed in how violent and sad it was but at the same time the title explains what’s gonna happen.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex

TV Details

Our Editors Recommend

  • Spartacus: Blood and Sand Poster Image

    Spartacus: Blood and Sand

    Gladiator drama is heavy on combat, graphic violence, sex.

    age 18+
  • Rome Poster Image

    Rome

    History at its most raw, vulgar -- and exciting.

    age 18+
  • Game of Thrones Poster Image

    Game of Thrones

    Artful fantasy series heavy on sexuality and violence.

    age 18+

For kids who love historical drama

Common Sense Media's unbiased ratings are created by expert reviewers and aren't influenced by the product's creators or by any of our funders, affiliates, or partners.

See how we rate