Ultimate Beastmaster

TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Grueling reality show rewards perseverance, determination.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 7 reviews

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age 14+

A host with the Most . . . Arrogance

I'm 74 years old, a retired English professor, and I gotta say, I woulda given 5 stars to this show, if Chris Distefano had been required to take some classes on humility. He really seems to need to listen to himself in every episode where he shows his biases against some of the non American contestants. So far while watching season 2 ,I noticed how he would make some very demeaning remarks about some of the competitors like ". . . well, he's a Frenchman and a showoff . . . ". I was embarrassed that he's so insensitive to the words coming out of his mouth. The above paraphrase is just 1 remark that stands as part of a pattern that seems so inappropriate for a HOST for the competition, a position that, it would seem to me, should be careful about not stereotyping people on such a social as well as cultural medium as Netflix/International television. Just a thought!

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age 8+

An add to the existing

This is a great family program. The commentary should be rated for 8+ When the other than English commentary is displayed on screen, the white words should have a black box background so we can read them. Thank you.

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