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School For Scoundrels

A young man (Jon Heder) who is devoid of self-confidence enrolls in a mysterious school intended to pump up his personality. Under the tutelage of Dr. P (Billy Bob Thornton), he and the other students engage in acts of vandalism, womanizing, elder abuse and subject themselves to the possibility of homosexual rape--in order to become "real" men. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: D
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: C
Language: D
Drugs/Alcohol: B
Theater Release: 28 Sep 2006
Video Release: 12 Feb 2007
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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School For Scoundrels is rated PG-13: for language, crude and sexual content, and some violence.

Cast: Jon Heder, Billy Bob Thornton
Studio: 2006 MGM Home Entertainment

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Why Is School For Scoundrels Rated PG-13?

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