Picture from Fired Up!
Overall D+

It is a simple plan, really. In order to meet beautiful babes, high school football heroes Shawn Colfax (Nicholas D'Agosto) and Nick Brady (Eric Christian Olsen) decide to ditch their summer practice camp and join the ladies of the cheerleading squad instead. But when their motives are questioned, the boys are forced to actually use those pompoms.

Violence B-
Sexual Content D+
Profanity D+
Substance Use C-

Talk to your kids about…

Fired Up!

What beliefs about cheerleaders does this movie promote? What other “typical” teen characters are depicted in this film? How do these portrayals further negative stereotypes about teens?

What do these characters learn about honesty, maturity and competition? What benefits are there for being part of a team?