Everyone has that one book or movie. They love it to a thousand pieces but have reservations about recommending.
“Yesssss! It was amazing. The arcs were so real, and the characters. And I can’t believe the plot twists. But…” *tries to explain what others might consider objectionable content without making it seem the worst piece of work on the face of the earth.*
There are a few things like this for me. The musical Hamilton. Movies like Hart’s War. And Brandon Sanderson.