Parents' Guide to

Twenty Five Twenty One

By Joly Herman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Fun comic Korean series explores pressures on teens.

TV Netflix Drama 2022
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 9+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 9+

Important life lessons

Such a great show. I really enjoyed this with my family! I think it’s suitable for ages 9+ because their it a bit of language but overall not that bad!
age 8+

This show should be watched by all families

This show has very positive messagey and you should let ur kids watch it all of them even specific 6 and 9yo and 11yo DO NOT NEED YOU TO WATCH IT WITH THEM!!!

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (2 ):
Kids say (6 ):

Bubbly, spirited, youthful, Twenty Five Twenty One asks how people can follow their youthful dreams when the world has other plans. Girls in this series are not to be deterred, which is refreshing, if challenging. Mothers' and daughters' voices spiral in dramatic arguments that passersby can hear from the street. Girls run away from home, trying to escape pressure, getting into trouble for the sake of saving their own dream. Though not always artfully executed, the modern Korean woman's plight is lightly explored in this show.

Fans of fencing will enjoy how seriously the sport is taken by characters in this show-- not a sport rom-com's are typically built upon. The romantic aspect of this comedy develops at a maddenly slow pace, which might leave some teens wanting, though others will stick around to witness the innocent joys of first love.

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