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Overall C

When Phil Weston (Will Ferrell) takes charge of his son SamÕs (Dylan McLaughlin) losing soccer team, the mild manner father morphs into a coaching maniac with an insatiable addiction for success.

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

MPAA Rating: PG for thematic elements, language and some crude humor.

Talk to your kids about…

Kicking & Screaming

How can competition bring out the best and worst in people? What part does an adult’s attitude take in helping a child enjoy different activities? Have you ever been guilty of being the fanatic on the sideline?

Phil develops an addiction to coffee. How does that happen? What other kinds of obsessions do people deal with everyday? What are some ways to avoid picking up these habits?