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What Just Happened?! With Fred Savage

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Tepid aftershow spoof has violent scenes, innuendo.

TV Fox Comedy 2019
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Community Reviews

age 17+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 14+

Either you get it or you don't.

This show is hilarious and most people won't get it. It's a mix between The Tom Green Show, Free Radio and a talk show.
age 18+

"What just happened?"

I just gave you a one star review!

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (3 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

This silly series is a spoof of the popular television "aftershow," which have become common fixtures after the airing of a popular television series. But while a show featuring real actors and musicians playing themselves on a real talk show series that is 100% about a fictitious series that is based on a fictitious book franchise is smart, this one occasionally feels like it's trying too hard. The jokes and gags don't go far enough, which keeps it from becoming a truly solid satire, versus a spoof that falls flat too often. Ultimately, What Just Happened?! With Fred Savage has potential, but despite some funny moments, it doesn't fully meet it.

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