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13 Reasons Why 

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Follows teenager Clay Jensen, in his quest to uncover the story behind his classmate and crush, Hannah, and her decision to end her life.

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Thirteen Reasons Why, based on the best-selling books by Jay Asher, follows teenager Clay Jensen (Dylan Minnette) as he returns home from school to find a mysterious box with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers a group of cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker (Katherine Langford) -his classmate and crush-who tragically committed suicide two weeks earlier. On tape, Hannah unfolds an emotional audio diary, detailing the thirteen reasons why she decided to end her life. Through Hannah and Clay's dual narratives, Thirteen Reasons Why weaves an intricate and heartrending story of confusion and desperation that will deeply affect viewers. Written by Studio

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The New Zealand Office of Film and Literature Classification created a new certificate (rating) of RP18 (restricted to persons under 18 unless accompanied by a parent or guardian) specifically for the series. See more »

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In Episode 1 (and Tape 1, Side A) Hannah says that there are 13 sides to every story, and that this is the reason for making 13 tapes. However, at the time she recorded the first tape, she had only planned on making 12, which she reveals in Episode 12. She didn't intend to record a conversation with Mr. Porter until days later. See more »

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An overrated mess
30 August 2017 | by See all my reviews

13 Reasons Why is one of the most overrated Netflix shows of all time. Although Dylan Minnette and Katherine Langford give decent performances, the show's pacing, writing and character arcs are terrible. Each episode is one hour long; primarily because of the fact that Clay will not listen to the tapes. This makes the show a ten hour drag, with each singular episode focusing on a different person related to one of the 13 tapes. This gives the person very little character development, and by the end of the show I didn't care for any character, except for Clay; slightly. The first episode is pretty decent, with the suspense and pacing being built perfectly. However, following this everything begins to go downhill and it becomes another generic teen drama. I do believe though that people are simply rating this a 10/10 because of it's importance, and not because of the substance in which the TV show lacks as a whole.


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