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

age 15+

Violent docudrama has unsettling depiction of cult leader.

Spike Drama 2018

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 16+


Informative overall of what went on. Scenes that talk about intercourse, intercourse with girls (underage), and at least one scene where the leader is engaging in intercourse with his wife. The docuseries is put together well, however it was pretty boring and it was much faster and more interesting to read online. One of the FBI persons, the negotiator, is a great role model and displayed excellent communication skills and was open minded.

This title has:

Great role models
Too much violence
Too much sex
age 15+

Shocking and eye-opening docuseries

This series made me angry, sad, and guilty all at the same time. Its a great show for older teens, but I would suggest parents looking through it first before letting them watch it. Lets just say i wouldnt watch it with my 13 year old sister, but I would watch it with my 15 year old brother.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing

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