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Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Released

Mar 19, 2010

Latest Home Video

Aug 03, 2010

MPAA Rating

PG

Director

Thor Freudenthal

Cast

Zachary Gordon
Devon Bostick
Chloe Moretz
Grayson Russell
Karan Brar.

Studio

2010 Twentieth Century Fox

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Synopsis

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.

Content Details

Why Is Diary of a Wimpy Kid Rated PG?

Diary of a Wimpy Kid is rated PG for some rude humor and language.

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The script contains a handful of terms of Deity and several name-calling incidents. A character is harassed by his older brother. Two characters are bullied by older teens on the street and the school grounds. A female character threatens and bullies her classmates. Some students feel humiliated during a gym class and during after school activities. A boy burns his hand on a stove and another character breaks his arm. An older teen tells a story about devil worshipers. A boy is kicked in the groin. Two characters discover a magazine that shows a scantily clad woman. A character fails to tell the truth. Students taunt two boys into fighting. Boys are shown sitting on the toilet at school. A boy accidently urinates on another character after he is startled. A preschooler uses his potty-training toilet at the kitchen table. Other rude jokes include nose picking and flatulence.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
G
AB G
MB G
ON G
QC G
NB
NS
NL
PE
G

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Details on home video releases of Diary of a Wimpy Kid...

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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Shannon says: May. 01, 2010

I’ve seen this movie so I know what I came here looking for. Information about the scantily clad bimbo on the front of the motorcycle magazine should have been front and center on this review. I skimmed it several times and saw nothing. Had I not known better I would have gotten a not so nice surprise at the movie theater. You need to make information like that IMMEDIATE and VISIBLE. That I saw not one mention of this part of the movie removes all trust I could have had in this website. It was a test of sorts. And you failed. Dove.com gave this information and it was easily seen. That’s where I’ll go from now on.

Rod Gustafson says: May. 07, 2010

I’m sorry we let you down. We have this statement in our content details: “Two characters discover a magazine that shows a scantily clad woman.” Dove appears to have a similar statement in their content details. In either event, Dove is a great site and what’s important is that you find the information you require that is best for your family.

Heather says: Sep. 10, 2010

I appreciate Rod’s response.  It was courteous and respectful.  I read the full review and noticed the nudie magazine comment right away.  Thank you for providing this important service.  I wish more parents cared enough about what their kids watch to read your previews.  I am tired of seeing 5 & 6 year olds in movies like the expendables.

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