TV review by Kari Croop, Common Sense Media
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age 18+

Violent Middle Eastern drama misses the chance to educate.

FX Drama 2014

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age 18+

Do not listen to commonsense media 2 star

This is very good tv show and as a 19 year old ireccommend it for only people over 17....its very violent blood and sometimes gor brutal war images and sexual violence which is already too much for most adults even....but i love it...i watched season 1 in a week ....the political theme of dictatorship is interesting to watch...of course its not education... its a drama.... and rating it two stars and its target audience is adults is absurd

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age 15+


I Think This Director Gordon is at it again,just like 24 and Homeland is started killing and eliminating good characters. He should stop taking out good characters and instead forge some excuse to like being confined or injured and make them recurrence characters rather than eliminating them. Now no one knows the fete of President Jamal Al Fayeed and I'll will not be surprised to see the character of Jamal dead. Now what! Have to start dealing with another unpredictable character who cannot fit the first character's shoe.

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