TV review by Will Wade, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

Entertaining '90s cartoon mixes battles, teamwork.

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 9 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 5+

Amazing show my husband watched as a kid and so did my son when he was younger

No problems with inapropriatness but I'm just going to say it's VERY good. My husband watched it as a kid, and when my 13 year old was younger, he loved it. Now it's on disney plus and both are LOVING it, not only for nostalgia but because it truly is a phenomenal show.
age 4+

The best filmic adaptation of the X-Men.

Better stories than the films, and more accessible for families.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

TV Details

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