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Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Subjected to peer pressure, bullies and the cruelty of gym class, Greg Heffley (Zachary Gordon) discovers that junior high school can be a rough ride. This movie is based on Jeff Kinney's illustrated novel. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B+
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: B
Language: B+
Drugs/Alcohol: A
Run Time: 93
Theater Release: 19 Mar 2010
Video Release: 03 Aug 2010
MPAA Rating: PG
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The preteen years are equally filled with dilemmas for a young girl who finds herself keeping everyone’s confidential information in Little Secrets. Starting a new school is tough for a boy named Billy who ends up trying to figure out How to Eat Fried Worms. Although he’s not a father in Daddy Day Care, Steve Zahn plays a caregiver who really relates to little kids.

Home Video Extra Features

Diary of a Wimpy Kid releases on August 3, 2010 as a Single-Disc DVD and The Cheesiest Edition Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack. Both versions include the following bonus extras:

- Greg’s Deleted Diary Pages

- Fregley’s Scavenger Hunt

- Chirag’s Trail of Tears

- Fregley’s Shuffle

- Mom Drops Greg Off at School

- Greg and Rowley Jump Over The Wall

- Mr. Winsky’s Safety Patrol Assignment

- Mom Suggests a Friendship Card

- Greg Meets Fregley’s Mom

- Greg Has The Cheese Touch

- Rowley’s Lost Zoo-Wee Mama Cartoons

- Feature Commentary with Director Thor Freudenthal and Writer Gabe SachsB

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Cheesiest Edition Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack also offers:

- DVD Copy of the movie

- Digital Copy of the movie.

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